Where to get a blood test

Several blood testing venues, including King George Hospital and Queen's Hospital are closed until further notice.

In light of the Covid-19 virus, we have taken steps to protect the public and our patients and staff. A limited service will operate. Patients for Maternity and Oncology services will continue to be seen. If you are one of these patients, you will already have been informed how to have your blood test. 

All other patients should contact their referrer for advice. All information below is subject to change.

Where to get a blood test
Name Telephone Opening hours Address Please note
Queen’s Hospital A limited service will operate for our maternity and oncology services. If you are one of these patients, you will already have been informed how to have your blood test. All other patients are advised to contact their referrer for advice. Rom Valley Way, Romford, Essex, RM7 0AG Appointment only. Ground floor in the Main Entrance.
King George Hospital A limited service will operate for our maternity and oncology services. If you are one of these patients, you will already have been informed how to have your blood test. All other patients are advised to contact their referrer for advice. Barley Lane, Goodmayes, Essex, IG3 8YB Appointment only. Ground floor, Outpatients Dept. Phone King George Hospital
Barking Hospital*
Appointment only
0300 300 1704 7am – 2.45pm
Monday – Friday
Upney Lane, Barking, Essex, IG11 9LX
 
Appointment only. No children under 12.
Chadwell Heath Clinic*
Appointment only
0300 300 1704
.
8.45am-12.30pm and 1.30pm-3.15pm
Monday - Friday
Ashton Gardens, Dagenham, Essex, RM6 6RT Appointment only. No children under 12
Forest Medical Centre$
 
020 8539 5522 8am – 12:30pm
Monday - Friday
Old Station Road, Loughton, Essex, IG10 4PE Walk-in service, no appointment necessary. No children under ten
Harold Hill Health Centre*
Appointment only
0300 555 1045 8.45 – 12.15pm
Monday – Friday
Gooshays Drive, Romford, RM3 9SU Walk-in service, no appointment necessary. No children under 16.
Harold Wood Walk In Centre 01708 574 000 8am – 12noon
Monday – Friday
Harold Wood Polyclinic, St Clements Avenue, Off Gubbins Lane, Harold Wood RM3 0FE. Walk-in Service, no appointment necessary. No children under 16. Phone. 01708 574000
Victoria Hospital*
Appointment only
0300 555 1045 8.30am to 12.30pm
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Pettits Lane, Romford, Essex, RM1 4HP Appointment only. No children under 12.

If you are not fasting for your blood test, it may be advisable to arrive after noon for your test when wait times are generally shorter.

  • * Service provided by NELFT
  • ** Service provided jointly by NELFT and BHRUHT
  • ≈ Service provided by The Hurley Group
  • $ Service provided by Barts Health