Point of Care Tests Suppliers Directory

A directory of point of care test (POCT) suppliers, and related POC test information.  These diagnostic tests may be  also be referred to as near patient testing (NPT).

Point of care testing has applications in secondary care, and many of these diagnostics are also relevant in primary care (community) settings, for example:

  • GP Surgeries 
  • Community Pharmacies
  • Health Centres
  • Independent Sector
  • Industrial Medical Centres
  • Mobile Units
  • Polyclinics – Diagnostic Centres
  • Sexual Health Clinics/GUM Clinics
  • Domiciliary Testing

Information about the use of these diagnostic tests has been taken from Lab Tests Online UK, a resource provided by clinical laboratory professionals to promote the understanding of tests used in diagnosis and treatment.

BIVDA has a series of IVD Technology Briefs providing more information about a range of diagnostics technologies, including point of care tests, outlining both cost and patient benefits.

If you are a BIVDA member and would like to submit a listing for the point of care tests suppliers directory, please contact the BIVDA office.


Click the condition or disease of interest for a list of relevant tests in the box below.

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  • Activated clotting time
  • Adenovirus
  • Alanine aminotransferase (ALT)
  • Aspartate aminotransferase (AST)
  • Bilirubin
  • Bladder tumour antigen
  • Blood gases (arterial or capillary blood gas)
  • Brain natriuretic peptide (BNP/NT Pro BNP)
  • Calprotectin
  • CD4 Count
  • Chlamydia
  • Cholesterol
  • Clostridium difficile (C diff)
  • C-reactive protein (CRP)
  • Creatine kinase-MB (CKMB)
  • D-Dimer
  • Drugs of abuse
  • Electrolytes
  • Erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR)
  • Faecal occult blood (FOB)
  • Full blood count (FBC)
  • Gamma-glutamyl transferase
  • Glandular fever
  • Glucose (by test strip)
  • Glucose (other than by test strip)
  • H Pylori
  • Haemoglobin
  • HbA1c (Glycated haemoglobin)
  • Hepatitis C virus (HCV)
  • H-FABP
  • HIV testing
  • Influenza
  • INR (Anti-coagulant monitoring)
  • Lactate
  • Lipids
  • Liver function test (LFT)
  • Malaria
  • Microalbuminuria
  • NGAL (Neutrophil gelatinase associated lipocalin)
  • Nitrites and leucocytes
  • Norovirus
  • PLGF (Placental growth factor)
  • Pregnancy testing
  • Prostate-Specific Antigen (PSA)
  • Pro-thrombin
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV)
  • Rotavirus
  • Streptococcus, Group A
  • Syphilis
  • Thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH)
  • Thyroxine
  • Troponin
  • Urea and Electrolytes (U and E)
  • Urinalysis
  • Urine Albumin/Creatinine Ratio (ACR)
  • Urobilinogen