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In this issue: The latest update for pre-departure testing to China WSCL Travel CentreOrdering laboratory consumables Collection centre hours over Christmas and New Year Read Newsletter >>

Christmas and New Year Hours

For a full listing of all collection centre opening hours over the holiday period read more below. Collection Centre Christmas and New Year Hours >>>

World Antimicrobial Awareness Week

It’s that exciting time of year again! For World Antimicrobial Awareness Week 2020 (WAAW), the World Health Organisation has selected the slogan “Antimicrobials: Handle with care. United to preserve antimicrobials.” You will notice that we now talk in terms of “antimicrobials” rather than “antibiotics” because we recognise that resistance in organisms other than bacteria (such […]

Latest Update for Pre-Departure Travellers

COVID-19 tests required for pre-departure travellers There continues to be an increasing number of international flights departing from New Zealand, including some destinations with a foreign government requiring COVID-19 clearance testing for departing passengers.  The process to ensure passengers receive their results in a timeframe to enable them to depart remains unchanged – for operational […]

Update: Pre-Departure COVID-19 Testing

Pre-Departure COVID-19 PCR Testing for China-Bound Flights Departing from New Zealand Wellington SCL performs COVID-19 PCR pre-departure testing, at our Wellington Hospital laboratory, on a daily basis.  Please note that we endeavour to process samples for pre-departure testing (separate samples collected 48 hours and then 24 hours prior to departure) on the day they are […]

WSCL Newsletter – 24th August 2020

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WSCL Newsletter – 17th August 2020

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WSCL Referrer Newsletter 11 August 2020

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WSCL Referrer Newsletter 24 June

Covid-19 Exit Testing For Repatriation To Other CountriesCovid-19 Swabbing InstructionsChange of Anti -TSH Receptor Antibody Assay, and new Borderline Range View the latest WSCL Referrer Newsletter >>