Flinders University International
Centre for Point-of-Care Testing

Our Centre is a global leader in point-of-care testing (POCT) and is recognised for expertise in POCT research and teaching encompassing chronic, acute and infectious diseases. The Centre’s research activities have made a significant contribution to increasing access to health care and improving health outcomes, particularly in Indigenous communities and rural and remote settings nationally and internationally.

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What is
point-of-care testing?

Point-of-care testing is pathology testing carried out in a clinical setting at the time of patient consultation, generating a test result that is used to make an immediate informed clinical decision.

Test. Decide. Treat.

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Flinders University - Sturt Campus, South Australia

Phone: +61 8 8201 7555

Fax:      +61 8 8201 7666

Email: pointofcare@flinders.edu.au