About Us

Our Values

Our Future

We constantly evolve by embracing technology, understanding that to be sustainable into the future we must constantly innovate, be accountable and efficient. We were the first laboratory in Victoria to implement full Microbiology automation, improving quality, consistency and result turn-around.

Our Experts

We are a team of passionate and enthusiastic scientific and medical staff. We work in a collegial environment where continuing education is valued and supported. Our pathologists participate in multi-disciplinary meetings to discuss individual patient treatment plans as well as having major roles in University and postgraduate teaching and research projects.

Our Quality

Being an integral part of Austin Hospital, we support the pathology needs of a tertiary hospital with critically ill patients in intensive care, critical care and in emergency situations where fast and accurate results are imperative to patient treatment. We ensure the highest levels of quality control, so that we deliver the right result in a timely manner every time. Our accreditation standards are first class with numerous commendations from NATA, the professional assessing body.

Our Partners

We value our patients, doctors and community. Our goal is to make public pathology sustainable in Victoria. We provide services to Austin Health and Mercy Hospital for Women in Melbourne as well as Goulburn Valley and Kyneton Hospitals in rural Victoria. We also provide services to numerous GPs and specialists in the community. Having significant expertise in women’s health, we are also one of three sites supporting the Victorian Perinatal Autopsy Service (VPAS).

Austin Pathology is committed to the provision of high quality, comprehensive, evidence based pathology services in a timely, cost effective and ethical manner, to meet the needs of our customers. We ensure thorough training and professional development of our staff, while maintaining a high level of activity in research and education.