We provide diagnostic and prognostic tests and clinical opinions on almost all patients in hospital, outpatients and provides a service to over 180 GP practices, including:
- Biochemistry including Endocrinology and Prenatal Screening
- Cellular Pathology including Cytology, Histology and Mortuary
- Haematology including Blood Transfusion and Immunology
- Microbiology including Bacteriology, Virology and Mycology
Pathology services are provided from Queen's and King George Hospitals employing some 300 staff including biochemists, biomedical scientists, consultants, cytoscreeners, medical laboratory assistants, phlebotomists, secretarial and support staff.
The department carries out around 80,000 tests a day - that's about 24 million in a year!
Key telephone numbers
01708 435000 ext 8510
Specialty Clinical Lead: Uche Igbokwe
General Manager: Len Kemp
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