Latis has more than 25 years’ experience in the provision of laboratory analysis, surveillance projects and technical services for the Healthcare Industry.

Our Expertise:
HTM0401: Control of Legionella - Including, Addendum Pseudomonas aeruginosa – advice for augmented care units
Latis Scientific have both the analytical capabilities and the technical resource to enable the hospital to meet the all aspects of HTM0401 compliance:
  • Representation on the Water Safety Group
  • Sampling & analysis of Legionella
    • 24 hour rapid technologies available
  • Monitoring / control of Pseudomonas aeruginosa using IDEXX
    • 24hr rapid methodology
    • Fewer false negatives
    • Improved recoveries
Pathogen Identification
Facilities to isolate and identify many microbiological contaminants including Mycobacterium species, Clostridium species, Staphylococcus aureus, Pseudomonas aeruginosa and emerging pathogens such as Ralstonia pickettii
Sterile Services & Endoscopy (HTMs/CFPPs/ISO15883)
Latis Scientific have a full range of capabilities to enable both the end user, but also validation engineers, to meet the requirements of the Choice Framework for Policy and Procedure 0106:
  • Rapid testing for environmental Mycobacteria
  • Weekly TVC testing with pathogen identification
  • Testing kits for annual and quarterly service and validation of washers.
  • Working closely with AP’s and Infection Control
  • Troubleshooting to assess route cause of contamination events
Latis Scientific have a full range of capabilities for the management of cleaning and sterilisation of surgical instruments:
  • Bioburden and sterility testing
  • Testing kits for washer and autoclave validations
Renal Dialysis
  • Provide all relevant microbiological and chemical testing requirements to ensure that the ultra-pure water required for dialysis, including hemodiafiltration, is of the appropriate standard
  • Can provide ultra-low levels of detection for endotoxins with results reported within 24 hours of the receipt of sample
Hydrotherapy and Spa Pools
  • On the committee of the ‘Pool Water Treatment Advisory Group’
  • Wealth of experience to draw on

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