VPS Lakeshore (Diagnostic Lab)
Kochi, Ernakulam, Kerala
In Haematology and Clinical Pathology Lab section of VPS lakeshore Hospital, approximately 15000 tests are done per month. These include routine and special tests on specimens like blood, urine, stool, body fluids and semen. The lab is equipped with high-end machines which include Haematology analyzers and ESR analyzer. The lab operates 24/7 whole through the year. The staff includes Pathologists, Lab technicians and Office assistants, who are experienced and dedicated to delivering good quality timely test reports so that the diagnostic and treatment aspect of patients is well taken care of. The section of Molecular biology in VPS lakeshore runs a laboratory providing quantitative HBV DNA assay and whole-exome sequencing analysis. The department is headed by the Director of research and supported by two molecular biologists. The department has processed over 2000 samples. Special importance is given for quality control system at all levels of test procedures. The department has Internal and External quality control programs tied up with reputed international companies.