Pathology

GV Health Pathology is your local public provider of pathology services. We offer a large range of testing in our Shepparton and Echuca Laboratories, which enables faster test results back to your doctor.

Our Pathology collection and nursing staff take blood specimens from inpatients at Goulburn Valley Health and Shepparton Private Hospital, and also offer outpatient collections at 12 sites throughout the region.

Further information

Frequently asked questions
Pathology resources for health professionals

Appointments

Generally appointments are not required for pathology collections. The exceptions to this include Glucose Tolerance Test (GTT), Mantoux Test, Refugee testing, Supervised Urine Drug Screens and some DNA and chromosome testing.

To make an appointment please call (03) 5832 2344
You will be advised of your appointment time and location at the time of booking.

Prior to attending pathology collections, please ensure you have done the following:

  • Fasted from 10pm the night before if requested by your doctor. Fasting must be for at least 10 hours but must not exceed 14 hours prior to collection of samples.
  • Brought in the Pathology Referral Request
  • Brought in your Medicare card

You are welcome to attend any of your collection centres shown below:

Location Opening hours Phone
Community Health @ GV Health-
121-135 Corio Street, Shepparton
Monday to Friday 7:30am – 4:45pm
Saturday 9:00am – 11:30am
1800 222 582
(Option 3)
GV Health Shepparton-
Building G, GV Health, Graham Street, Shepparton
(if attending GV Health for another appointment)
Monday to Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm 03 5832 2344
GV Health Shepparton-
Building I, GV Health, Graham Street, Shepparton
Monday, Thursday, Friday 9-12 (closed Wed and Thurs) 03 5832 2344
Shepparton Medical Centre
Graham Street, Shepparton
Monday to Friday 8:45am – 4:30pm 03 5832 2344
GV Health Cobram Pathology
Cobram Medical Clinic, Charles Street, Cobram
Monday to Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm 03 5871 2084
Mivo Park Medical Centre
18 Hay Avenue, Cobram
Monday to Friday 8:45am – 2:30pm
Closed for lunch
03 5872 1764
GV Health Echuca Pathology
Echuca Regional Health, Leichardt Street, Echuca
Monday to Friday 8:00am -4:45pm
Saturday 9:00am – 11:00pm
03 5485 5167
GV Health Pathology Tatura
64-66 Park Street, Tatura. Please see reception first
Tuesday and Thursday 8:00am – 11:30am 03 5824 8400
Murchison Medical Clinic
Impey Street, Murchison
Tuesday and Friday 9:00am – 11:00am 03 5832 2344
Nathalia Hospital
36-44 McDonnell Street, Nathalia
Monday, Wednesday & Friday
8:00am – 11:30am
03 5832 2344
Rushworth: Waranga Medical Centre
10 High Street, Rushworth
Wednesday 9:00am – 11:30am 03 5832 2344