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POCT Urinalysis

EPTIS factsheet 142652 | Last revision 2023-04-25 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts142652 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts142652

PT provider
PT provider WEQAS Quality Laboratory WEQAS Quality Laboratory
Based in United Kingdom
Remarks The Weqas Urinalysis programme provides an array of tests to screen and assess a wide range of disorders, including Urinary Tract Infection, Kidney Disease and Diabetes.The material is fresh filtered human urine, 5.5mLs volume of sample distributed, sufficient for urinalysis test strips and automated POCT devices.
Product groups Health care / medical devices
Human test material
Testing fields Medical analysis
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Fresh filtered human urine Protein Routine methods of participants
Glucose -
Ketones -
Creatinine -
Specific Gravity -
pH -
Bilirubin -
Urobilinogen -
Nitrites -
Urine Albumin -
Albumin/Creatinine ratio -
Leucocytes -
Blood (haemoglobin) -
Aims of the PT scheme
Target group of participants Laboratory Diagnostic Services and Point of Care Testing Services
Linked to specific legislation / standards Accreditation by UKAS on the basis of ISO/IEC 17025, 17043 and 15195
Additional, subsidiary aims validation of testing methods
Number of participants
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party

Accredited by UKAS on the basis of ISO/IEC 17043

Operation is commissioned / requested by
Fees and frequency
Participation fee Fee dependent on number of participating sections and proximetry of testing methods.
Regularly operated Yes (Bi-monthly set of one sample )
Year of first operation 1997
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
WEQAS Quality Laboratory
Unit 6, Parc Ty Glas
CF14 5DU Cardiff
United Kingdom

Phone: 44 (0) 2920 747810
Fax: 44 (0) 2920 314760
Web: http://www.weqas.com http://www.weqas.com
Laura Lloyd-Lewis
Phone: 44 (0) 29218 41287
Email: laura.lloyd-lewis@wales.nhs.uk laura.lloyd-lewis@wales.nhs.uk
If you find any mistakes please contact the responsible EPTIS coordinator in United Kingdom, Mr Savvas Xystouris. Mr Savvas Xystouris.
Any questions or problems? Please contact us at eptis@bam.de.
Application version: 1.23-SNAPSHOT.20230502124635-7925ae379a631fc1ececff45d2921c8db38877d5