Patient requested testing

Taranaki Medlab offers a range of tests that don’t need the approval of a registered medical practitioner, including the following:


  • Allergy Screen
  • B12 Folate
  • Beta HCG (pregnancy)
  • Blood Group
  • Calcium/Phosphate
  • CBC (blood count)
  • Creatinine
  • Electrolytes
  • Ferritin
  • Glucose
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B Antibody
  • Hepatitis B Antigen
  • Hepatitis C
  • HIV
  • Iron/TIBC
  • Lipids (cholesterol)
  • Liver Function Tests
  • Occult Blood (faeces)
  • PSA
  • T4
  • TSH
  • Urea

     Other tests may be available on request.

On visiting the laboratory you must:

  • Complete our patient requesting tests form including your full name, address, date of birth and the tests required.
  • Make payment before the testing can commence.
  • The results will be posted to the address provided or alternatively you can collect them from the laboratory on presentation of photographic ID.
  • As we do not provide clinical advice on patient requested tests to ensure you select the appropriate test and for interpretation of the results we recommend seeking the advice of a qualified medical practitioner.