Latest information on blood testing services in Barking and Dagenham, Havering and Redbridge
Due to Covid-19, blood testing services across Barking and Dagenham, Havering and Redbridge have either closed or changed to ensure that the public, patients and our staff can be protected. These are the services currently operating: Phlebotomy [pdf] 144KB
We have now launched an online phlebotomy booking system. To book yourself an appointment, click here.
If you need to have a blood test, you must book an appointment in advance – please do not just turn up. This is to ensure that infection control and social distancing guidance can be followed.
For children under 12, blood tests will only be carried out on the advice of a consultant paediatrician – call the paediatrics team at Queen’s Hospital for advice on 01708 435289.
The community service at Wanstead Hospital is currently not in operation. If you are from Redbridge and normally use Whipps Cross or Wanstead Hospital, you can use the alternative facilities at Whipps Cross or Forest Medical Centre.