Our Health and Environmental Services offer clients professional excellence and operational expertise supported by the resources of one of Australia's major health care providers

Attention to employee and environmental health is recognised as a significant priority in today's business world. The Health and Environmental Services Division of Douglass Hanly Moir Pathology is able to assist you in achieving a safer working environment and a healthier workplace.

 Contact details

 Address:                   14 Giffnock Ave, Macquarie Park, NSW 2113
 Phone:  (02) 9855 5144
 Fax:  (02) 9855 5646
 Email:  corphealth@dhm.com.au
   
   
Caring for your workforce   
   
A healthy workforce and an environmentally safe workplace have important consequences, including:   
   
  • Increased productivity and greater profitability for your business through improved staff wellbeing and morale
  • Earlier identification of potential problem areas (e.g. Legionella testing and testing for chemical exposure)
  • Confidence that you are meeting regulatory and legislative requirements 
 
   
A service tailored to your requirements   
   
  • Personal consultative service
  • Comprehensive range of testing
  • Advice on appropriate testing and monitoring procedures
  • Testing packages designed to your specifications
  • Exceptional professional resources and support services
  • Specimen integrity and testing accuracy are assured
  • Committed to exceeding your expectations
  • National Collection Facilities offering flexibility and convenience
  • Our laboratories are purpose built, 'state of the art' facilities incorporating unique design features with ultra modern equipment 
 
   
 Consultation is available on all testing requirements and results interpretation.  

 

Corporate testing   
   
  • Routine blood and urine testing
  • Infectious disease screening
  • Insurance pathology 
 
   
Environmental testing   
   
  • Biological monitoring
  • Heavy and trace metal testing
  • Chemical and solvent exposure monitoring
  • Pesticide screening
  • Food and water testing 
 
   
Testing for Drugs of Abuse   
   
  • Accreditation to AS/NZS 4308:2008. Compliant with ISO/IEC 17025:2005, ISO 15189:2007 
  • Strict Chain of Custody maintained at all times from supervised collection of the specimen through to secure storage following reporting of results
  • Specifically designated collection centres suitable for supervised collection of urine specimens for drug testing
  • Qualified staff trained in collection procedures compliant with AS/NZS 4308:2008
  • Tamper-evident collection kits & transport satchels
  • Secure Laboratory Facility
  • Accreditated Screening and Confirmatory Testing Procedures
  • Screening performed by immunoassay using AS/NZS 4308:2008 cut-off levels
  • Creatinine measurement routinely performed as an additional check of specimen integrity
  • Positive screening results confirmed by GC/MS using AS/NZS 4308:2008 cut-off levels
 
   
Our division   
   
  • consists of a team of dedicated professionals with over 40 years of experience in pathology
  • is supported by the consultive services of more than 200 pathologists, with specialists in all the major subdivisions of pathology including Occupational Medicine
  • has laboratories that are accreditated by the National Association of Testing Authorities (NATA) to internationally recognised standards for operational excellence and quality procedures
  • provides testing performed by highly qualified, expert scientists
  • is accredited to AS/NZS 4308:2008 for Drugs of Abuse testing