Portsmouth Hospitals University NHS Trust
LOCATION OF LABORATORY
Department of Medical Microbiology
Queen Alexandra Hospital
Cosham, Portsmouth. Hants.
TELEPHONE & FAX NUMBER
02392 28 6886
CVN Contact: Kelly Bicknell ([email protected] )
WHAT DO WE DO?
Portsmouth Hospital University Microbiology Laboratory serves Portsmouth and East Hampshire and supports the Regional Wessex and Dorchester Renal Transplant Service, Falklands Microbiology service and Military colleagues.
Supports the Regional training of Specialist Registrars and Clinical Scientists.
Offering and FMT service for recurrent c. difficile infection. Providing a range of serological and molecular qualitative and quantitative diagnostic assays with strong links with Hepatology, Sexual Health and HIV, IDPS Antenatal Screening, NICU, Paediatrics, Renal Transplant, ITU, Infection Prevention and Control.
For full list of assays available please see Pathology test database.
Out of hours’ service
On call Microbiology service including Transplant Assessment serology between 8pm and 8am available via switchboard 02392 28 6000, as for Microbiology technician.
Dr. Ruan Simpson
Consultant in Medical Microbiology and Virology
Virology Specialist Clinical Scientist and CVN Clinical Scientist Representative
Senior Biomedical Scientist and Quality Lead
Senior Biomedical Scientist and Technical Lead
Senior Biomedical Scientist and IDPS BMS Lead