Where to get a blood test

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 children's blood tests will only be carried out on the advice of a consultant paediatrician. All other patients should contact their referrer for advice. All information below is subject to change.

Queen’s Hospital

Appointment only. Telephone: 01708 435 498.
For enquiries about children's blood tests only, please ring 01708 435 289 (Children’s Outpatients).
Opening hours: 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 (including children) are advised to contact their referrer for advice.
Address: Ground floor in the Main Entrance, Rom Valley Way, Romford, Essex, RM7 0AG.

King George Hospital

Appointment only. Telephone: (020) 8970 8383.
There are no children's blood tests at King George Hospital at present. For enquiries about children's blood tests only, please ring 01708 435 289 (Children’s Outpatients).

Opening hours: A limited service operates 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 (including children) are advised to contact their referrer for advice.
Address: Ground floor, Outpatients Department, Barley Lane, Goodmayes, Essex, IG3 8YB.

Non BHRUT blood test services

The following is for information only and services are run by NELFT. Contact them if you are experiencing issues booking your blood test.

Barking Hospital

By appointment only. No children under 12.
Telephone: 0300 300 1704 (office hours only). Lines are busy and it’s recommended that patients email nem-tr.bloodappointment@nhs.net to book an appointment.
Opening hours: 7am–2.45pm, Monday to Friday.
Address: Upney Lane, Barking, IG11 9LX.

Chadwell Heath Clinic

By appointment only. No children under 12.
Telephone: 0300 300 1704 (office hours only). Lines are busy and it’s recommended that patients email nem-tr.bloodappointment@nhs.net to book an appointment.
Opening hours: 8.30am–3.30pm Monday, Wednesday and Friday (closed 12.30pm - 1.30pm for lunch).
Address: Ashton Gardens, Dagenham, Essex, RM6 6RT.

Elm Park Clinic

By appointment only. No children under 12.
Telephone: 0300 555 1045 (office hours only). Lines are busy and it’s recommended that patients email nem-tr.bloodappointment@nhs.net to book an appointment.
Opening hours: 8.30am to 12.15pm, Monday to Friday.
Address: 252 Abbs Cross Lane, Hornchurch, RM12 4YG.

Forest Medical Centre

Walk-in only. No children under 10. Rebridge Borough patients only.
Telephone: (020) 8539 5522
Opening hours: 8.30am–12.30pm Monday to Friday. 
Please note: only patients who would usually access the Wanstead/ Whipps Cross site should use the facilities at Forest Medical Centre or Whipps Cross. Due to different systems, results are not available for patients who would not normally use those services. This service is provided by Barts Health.

Harold Hill Health Centre

Appointment only. No children under-12.
Telephone: 0300 555 1045 (office hours only). Lines are busy and recommended that patients email nem-tr.bloodappointment@nhs.net to book an appointment.
Opening Hours: 8.45am to 12:15pm, Monday to Friday.
Address: Gooshays Drive, Romford, RM3 9SU.

Harold Wood Walk-in Centre

No children aged under 16.
Telephone: 020 3416 7722.
Opening hours: 8am to 12noon, Monday to Friday.
Address: St Clements Avenue, Off Gubbins Lane, Harold Wood, RM3 0FE.

Porters Avenue Clinic

Appointment only. No children under-12.
Telephone: 0300 300 1704 (office hours only). Lines are busy and recommended that patients email nem-tr.bloodappointment@nhs.net to book an appointment.
Opening hours: 8.30am to 2:30pm, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday.
Address: 234 Porters Avenue, Dagenham, RM8 2EQ.

Victoria Hospital

Appointment only. No children under-12.
Telephone: 0300 555 1045 (office hours only). Lines are busy and recommended that patients email nem-tr.bloodappointment@nhs.net to book an appointment.
Opening hours: 8.30am to 12.30pm, Monday to Friday.
Address: Pettits Lane, Romford, RM1 4HP