Community and facility surveillance COVID-19 testing

Sullivan Nicolaides Pathology (SNP) has been engaged to provide testing for COVID-19 within your facility.


We are pleased to provide this important pathology service and recognise the unique challenges in that COVID-19 testing involves within a facility such as yours.


Contact us on (07) 3377 8666 for service support and assistance, or to order additional copies of our testing response plans or checklist.

COVID-19 Testing Response Plan 

The COVID-19 Testing Response Plan poster provides a step-by-step guide in the event of a suspected case of COVID-19 within your facility.

Community and facility surveillance checklist

A detailed checklist is to be completed in the event a suspected case is positive.

This measure is to be implemented to help ensure an efficient process in the subsequent testing of all other residents, patients, poeple and/or employees on site.

COVID-19 specimen collection training video

As an additional resource, this animated video will further assist facility staff in performing COVID-19 swab collections.


This video demonstrates the procedure and includes instructions for:

  • Appropriate preparation
  • Throat and nasal swab collection
  • Packaging the completed swab