Preferred Sample Type

CPE screening

Suitable Specimen Types

Charcoal Swab

CPE screening

Turnaround Time

2 to 4 days (Negative report), 3 to 5 days (Positive report)


If you are unsure or require advice; contact the laboratory using extension number 16536 during normal working hours or via switchboard at other times.


  • EQA Status: Enrolled to INSTAND scheme
  • EQAS Scheme: Yes

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