Blood Test Clinics

BLOOD TEST CLINICS

URGENT NOTICE

Due to COVID 19 there are important changes to how the Phlebotomy service is delivered

Please do not attend the clinics if you have a temperature, a new persistent cough or a loss of taste or smell (anosmia)

Hospital Blood Test Clinics

The blood test clinics at the Royal Preston & Chorley Hospitals remain open for drop in patients.

The clinic at Royal Preston Hospital is open Monday to Friday 08.30 to 13.00.

The clinic at Chorley Hospital is open Monday to Friday 08.30 to 16.30. If possible, please only attend the morning session if your test is fasting

If you would normally attend the hospital blood test clinic for your blood test, please continue to do so.

Please adhere to social distance guidelines: Please note that you may be asked to leave & return at another time if the clinic is busy.

Community Blood Test Clinics:   All blood tests are available by appointment only

Anticoagulant Service patients (INR)

If you would normally attend a community clinic for INR testing please refer to the leaflet sent with your yellow book or call your usual clinic to make an appointment for your blood test. All other patients should attend the hospital clinic that they would usually visit.

For all other blood tests please attend your usual clinic either by making an appointment or by visiting the hospital clinic during the times above