British Columbia Public Health Microbiology and Reference Laboratory

The British Columbia Public Health Microbiology and Reference Laboratory (BCPHMRL) is the public health and reference diagnostic facility for British Columbia, providing clinical and environmental microbiology testing services. They provide provincial leadership in water quality monitoring, outbreak and emergency response, public health policy development and evaluation, laboratory improvement and regulation, training and research. BCPHMR works with RES’EAU to overcome ongoing limitations in current water monitoring challenges and ultimately protect public health.