Blood Tests & results

Blood Tests

We offer Phlebotomy  clinics from 08:00 -14:00 Tuesday to Friday. These are for patients, aged 13 and over, who have had a request for blood tests by one of our team. Please note we do not have the capacity to undertake blood tests requested by the hospital. These can be taken at the requesting hospital. Lister and  Bedford Hospital offer a walk-in service.

Lister Hospital open 08:30 – 17:30 (Monday to Friday) and Saturdays 09:00 – 10:45

Bedford Hospital open 08:30 – 16:30 (Monday – Thursday) and Friday 08:30 – 15:30.

Patient who are under 13 can also attend the walk in service and see a phlebotomist with more specialist training in taking blood from children.

Test Results

Please allow a minimum of 3 working days before enquiring about test results as this allow time for the laboratory to process your sample.  Please note some tests take longer than others. To obtain your test results either look on your online account or phone the surgery after 10am.  To understand your tests further please go to http://labtestsonline.org.uk/