Requirements for Transfusion Laboratory Practice (Third Edition 2017)

This is a publication of the National Pathology Accreditation Advisory Council (NPAAC) which is managed by the Australian Government Department of Health

Page last updated: 09 March 2017

The Requirements for Transfusion Laboratory Practice (Third Edition 2017) are for use by laboratories providing pre-transfusion and antenatal and post-natal immunohaematology testing and issuing of blood and blood products. They are also for use in patient testing where it is conducted in ARCBS laboratories. The document provides a risk based approach to provision of these services.

This document will come into effect the day after registration of the instrument on the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments.

Requirements for Transfusion Laboratory Practice (Third Edition 2017) (PDF 313 KB)
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Should you have any queries, please contact the NPAAC Secretariat.