Waikato DHB Laboratories provide a diagnostic service from the Waikato Hospital base in Hamilton, and the rural laboratories situated at Te Kuiti, Taumarunui, Tokoroa and Thames.
Using leading edge technology, the laboratory processes approximately 8 million tests per annum.
Our highly skilled and dedicated workforce provides both routine and specialised testing for Waikato DHB and specialist testing for community laboratories and other DHBs.
Influenza A continues to fall away and RSV continues to climb gradually. There is a small amount of Rhino/Enterovirus around and some Coronavirus OC43.Read More
We have seen one case of Influenza B. Meanwhile RSV continues to increase and Influenza A is at low levels and falling. Even Rhinoviruses are reduced.Read More