Biochemistry is a subject which is rapidly growing in the field of research, clinical lab services and teaching. Biochemistry provides a new platform for rapid and accurate diagnosis in the field of clinical medicine.
We at Apollo Adlux Hospital will function 24x7 which is run by well-trained doctor, senior technologists and ancillary staff. We support all the major routine, STAT tests from emergency, in patient and out patients. We are well equipped with high end auto-analyzers and immuno analyzers which will ensure quality test reports. We also work maintaining strict quality control measures and protocols to ensure accurate results.
We also strive to provide test results within appropriate time frame. The lab is integrated with the hospital information system so that the reports are easily accessible to the consultants.
The Department of Clinical Microbiology in Apollo Adlux Hospital continuously strives for the highest possible standard in diagnostic services. We strive our best to assure that all the services provided by us are clinically relevant and the results are delivered in time to ensure best possible clinical outcome.
We provide advanced laboratory diagnostic services for clinical management of infectious diseases caused by bacteria, fungi, viruses, and parasites. All the main sections in the department Bacteriology, Mycology, and Serology operate as an integrated unit.
The laboratory has experienced personnel specialized on testing and analyzing clinical specimens, for isolating pathogens, performing antibiotic susceptibility testing and evaluating patient specimens for serological evidence of infection. The laboratory follows stringent quality control procedures and participates in quality assessment programmes at the national level.
The department plays a pivotal role in the hospital infection control programme and antimicrobial stewardship programme.
Preliminary results and critical results are informed by phone to the clinicians concerned when appropriate for the management of patients with serious infections. The lab is integrated with the Hospital Information System (HIS) to facilitate immediate & efficient flow of information results to the clinician.
The laboratory participates and performs well in National Quality Assurance schemes.