Coronavirus Tests April 2020

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Closes 19 Jun 2020

Introduction

1. What is your name?
2. What is your email address?
If you enter your email address then you will automatically receive an acknowledgement email when you submit your response.
3. What is your lab name?
4. What is your NHS Trust name?
5. For the month of April only how many coronavirus tests were performed on acute admissions? (eg, to ED; medical assessment unit; covid assessment unit)
6. How many of these results were available within 12 hours? (from time of receipt in lab to time of validation)
7. How many of these results were available within 24 hours? (including the first 12 hours in Q5)
8. If you have other observations about what coronavirus testing has highlighted on any aspect of laboratory medicine (eg. approaches to quality; the functioning of networks; connectivity and logistics issues; the role of reference laboratories) then we would be interested to hear these. We will also be looking for exemplars which we could use in the national report.