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This instrument amends the Health Insurance (Accredited Pathology Laboratories - Approval) Principles 2002 to incorporate the revised accreditation materials that have been endorsed by the National Pathology Accreditation Advisory Council and have been revised to be more comprehensive and reflect current best pathology practice.
Administered by: Health
Registered 20 Jun 2012
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR21-Jun-2012
Tabled Senate21-Jun-2012
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Health (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

Health Insurance (Accredited Pathology Laboratories — Approval) Amendment Principles 2012 (No.1)1

Health Insurance Act 1973

I, Richard Bartlett, Delegate of the Minister for Health, make these Principles in accordance with the powers vested in the Minister under subsection 23DNA (1) of the Health Insurance Act 1973.

Dated 15th  June 2012


  

  

1              Name of Principles

                These Principles are the Health Insurance (Accredited Pathology Laboratories – Approval) Amendment Principles 2012 (No.1).

2              Commencement

                These Principles commence on 1 July 2012.

 

3              Amendment of Health Insurance (Accredited Pathology Laboratories — Approval) Principles 2002

                Schedule 1 amends the Health Insurance (Accredited Pathology Laboratories — Approval) Principles 2002.




Schedule 1        Amendment

(section 3)

  

[1]           Schedule 1, Part 1, item 4

substitute

 

4

Guidelines for Approved Pathology Collection Centres (Second Edition 2012)

2012

[2]           Schedule 1, Part 1, item 5

substitute

 

5

Requirements for the Performance of Anatomical Pathology Cut-Up (Third Edition 2012)

2012

[3]           Schedule 1, Part 1, item 7

substitute

 

7

Requirements for Medical Testing of Human Nucleic Acids (First Edition 2012)

2012

 

[4]           Schedule 1, Part 1, item 12

substitute

 

12

Requirements for Medical Testing of Microbial Nucleic Acids (First Edition 2012)

2012


[5]           Schedule 1, Part 2

substitute

Part 2 Supplementary materials

1.      Interpretation of NPAAC Requirements and ISO 15189 Medical Testing Field Application Document - Requirements for Accreditation, July 2012

Note   The document mentioned in item 1 is available from the National Association of Testing Authorities — see http://www.nata.asn.au.

 

Note

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