Our pathology laboratories offer a comprehensive range of CPA accredited pathology services, fully supported and led by consultant-grade staff.

For more information on blood, urine and other pathology test please use the lab tests online website

Lab tests online website

Pathology opening hours

Lister and QEII hospital

  • Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm

Emergency out of hours

  • Weekdays 5pm to 9am
  • Weekends and bank holidays all day

Phlebotomy (blood tests)

Lister hospital

  • Monday to Friday 8.00am to 5.30 pm
  • Saturday 8.45am to 12.45pm

QEII hospital

  • Monday to Thursday 8.00am to 5.30pm
  • Friday 8.00am – 5.00pm
  • Saturday 9.00am to 12.00pm

Hertford County hospital

  • Monday to Friday 8am to 3.45pm


Your results are sent to your doctor using the available reporting systems. Patients should not contact the laboratory for results.

Other Services, Complaints

Pathology is able to provide a range of services and information to wards,departments and GP Practices. If you wish to discuss any service developments or require information about our pathology service then please contact our diagnostic services manager


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Useful Info

Key contacts

Pathology clinical director
01707 224 888

Pathology diagnostic services manager
01438 284 045

Patients & Visitors

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