BIOCHEMISTRY ADD-ON REQUESTS
This add-on system facilitates
the adding on of tests to samples already in the laboratory.
However, it takes time for laboratory staff to sort out add on
requests and it should not replace appropriate test requesting on
the initial request (e.g. ensure magnesium and phosphate is
requested for nutrition/renal monitoring). We will vet all add-on
requests and reject if inappropriate or inadequate clinical
Please ensure that all
appropriate tests are requested on the initial request and the need
to add-on tests is kept to those cases where an add-on is
- WED 27th September
The electronic add-on
system will be out of operation and a paper based system introduced
for the interim. Please follow the instructions below:
- Please Click on Click
to proceed below.
- Print the request form and complete the
form as required.
- Send the completed add-on form to the
you for your patience the tests will take longer for us to do with
this manual process.
We do not have the resource
to support the increasing numbers of add-ons and we will withdraw
this on-line function if it continues to be used inappropriately.