Issue 1, December 2015 Subscribe to our newsletter

Creating better health & justice systems

Our pathology services touch people at every stage of life. Our forensic science teams support the NSW justice system by providing timely, state-of-the-art
analysis police and other investigators rely on.

Since NSW Health Pathology was created in late 2012, we have built a reputation as an organisation that gets things done.

Our showreel, website and prospectus are a great place to find out more about who we are and what we do.

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Forensic experts help solve case that stopped the nation 

The tragic case of Karlie Jade Pearce-Stevenson and her ¬≠little daughter Khandalyce received national attention.

After South Australian police were able to identify Khandalyce, DNA experts worked with our team at the Forensic & Analytical Science Service to see if there was any link to unidentified cases.  

When the little girl was linked to an unsolved case in NSW, senior forensic biologist Dr David Bruce described it as a "real jaw-dropping moment" - a reaction shared by many Australians.  

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Automated microbio beating bugs

NSW Health Pathology has invested $5 million in technology that is transforming the way we detect diseases caused by bacteria, viruses and parasites.

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Clinical alert - parechovirus 

In recent weeks a number of hospitals have noted increased presentations of infants with parechovirus infection.  

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We do and we want to share it with you 

Here at NSW Health Pathology, we do amazing things. Life-changing things. And we want to share it.

That's why we launched 'Who Cares?'.  It's all about giving people a chance to share why they care about pathology and forensics.  Since it started we've received more than 50 submissions from our staff.

Make sure you check out the first Who Cares videos and don't forget to share why you care. 

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Collections service a hit with kids

Making children feel relaxed about blood collections is earning Pathology North's Tweed and Lismore teams a reputation for warmth and care.

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Savings lives in mid air

Rural and remote patients in Western NSW can receive life-saving blood transfusions thanks to a partnership forged by Pathology West.

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