Good morning, This is our updated website. We are still working on it. Your feedback will help us improve it.
[Skip to Content]
Wirral University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Site Search

Blood Testing

Our Phlebotomy Department provides a dedicated blood taking service to both hospital inpatients and outpatients who need a blood test.

Arrowe Park Hospital outpatients - Adults

The phlebotomy clinic is located in clinic 5 in the main outpatient department at Arrowe Park Hospital. If you are seeing a consultant and require a blood test the same day, take a number and you will be called.

Due to coronavirus, the Phlebotomy department is offering separate appointment lists for patients who feel that they fall into the vulnerable category. These appointments can be accessed by telephoning the Phlebotomy service and stating that you would like to be placed on this list.

If you require a blood test prior to your next consultation you will need to book an appointment.

To book an appointment, please call the Phlebotomy Service:

0151 604 7382 (between 09:00am and 5:00pm, Monday to Friday)

Opening Times:

Monday to Thursday. 8:30am to 5:30pm. Last clinic patient at 5:20pm. 
Friday. 8.30am to 5:00pm. Last clinic patient at 4.50pm. 
To book an appointment, please call the Phlebotomy Service:

0151 604 7382 (between 09:00am and 5:00pm, Monday to Friday)
Please note that for your convenience we do not close for lunch.

Arrowe Park Hospital outpatients - Paediatrics (children)

Children referred by a hospital consultant will be seen at Arrowe Park Hospital. We have a highly trained and experienced paediatric phlebotomist who will take the child’s blood sample.

If you are seeing a consultant and require a blood test the same day, take a number and you will be called. If you require a blood test prior to your next consultation you will need to book an appointment.

To book an appointment, please call the Phlebotomy Service:

0151 604 7382 (between 09:00am and 5:00pm, Monday to Friday)

Opening Times:

Monday to Thursday. 8:30am to 5:30pm. Last paediatric clinic patient at 4:20pm.
Friday. 8.30am to 5:00pm. Last paediatric clinic patient at 4.20pm.
To book an appointment, please call the Phlebotomy Service:

0151 604 7382 (between 09:00am and 5:00pm, Monday to Friday)
Please note that for your convenience we do not close for lunch.

Clatterbridge Hospital outpatients

The phlebotomy clinic is located in the main entrance to the Outpatient Department at Clatterbridge Hospital.

Due to coronavirus the Phlebotomy department is offering separate appointment lists for patients who feel that they fall into the vulnerable category. These appointments can be accessed by telephoning the Phlebotomy service and stating that you would like to be placed on this list.

Opening Times:

Monday, Wednesday and Thursday. 9:00am to 5:30pm. Last clinic patient at 5:20pm.
Tuesday and Friday. 9:00am to 5:00pm. Last clinic patient at 4:50pm.

To book an appointment, please call the Phlebotomy Service:

0151 604 7382 (between 09:00am and 5:00pm, Monday to Friday)
Please note that for your convenience we do not close for lunch.

GP patients

Your GP will let you know if you need a blood test and will refer you to their dedicated service. When you are referred to the service, your GP will tell you if there are any specific instructions you need to follow before your test. It is important to follow the instructions as it may affect the result of the test if you don’t.

Home visits for housebound patients

If you are housebound, your GP can arrange for you to have an appointment at home. Please discuss with them if this is something you feel you will need.

Important: Your GP or healthcare professional will give you a form or order number when they refer you for your blood test which will let us know what type of test you need. Please make sure you bring this with you to your appointment.

 

Community Locations

Wirral Women & Children’s Hospital

Clatterbridge Hospital

Arrowe Park Hospital

Blood Testing

Blood Testing

Our Phlebotomy Department provides a dedicated blood taking service to both hospital inpatients and outpatients who need a blood test.

Arrowe Park Hospital outpatients - Adults

The phlebotomy clinic is located in clinic 5 in the main outpatient department at Arrowe Park Hospital. If you are seeing a consultant and require a blood test the same day, take a number and you will be called.

Due to coronavirus, the Phlebotomy department is offering separate appointment lists for patients who feel that they fall into the vulnerable category. These appointments can be accessed by telephoning the Phlebotomy service and stating that you would like to be placed on this list.

If you require a blood test prior to your next consultation you will need to book an appointment.

To book an appointment, please call the Phlebotomy Service:

0151 604 7382 (between 09:00am and 5:00pm, Monday to Friday)

Opening Times:

Monday to Thursday. 8:30am to 5:30pm. Last clinic patient at 5:20pm. 
Friday. 8.30am to 5:00pm. Last clinic patient at 4.50pm. 
To book an appointment, please call the Phlebotomy Service:

0151 604 7382 (between 09:00am and 5:00pm, Monday to Friday)
Please note that for your convenience we do not close for lunch.

Arrowe Park Hospital outpatients - Paediatrics (children)

Children referred by a hospital consultant will be seen at Arrowe Park Hospital. We have a highly trained and experienced paediatric phlebotomist who will take the child’s blood sample.

If you are seeing a consultant and require a blood test the same day, take a number and you will be called. If you require a blood test prior to your next consultation you will need to book an appointment.

To book an appointment, please call the Phlebotomy Service:

0151 604 7382 (between 09:00am and 5:00pm, Monday to Friday)

Opening Times:

Monday to Thursday. 8:30am to 5:30pm. Last paediatric clinic patient at 4:20pm.
Friday. 8.30am to 5:00pm. Last paediatric clinic patient at 4.20pm.
To book an appointment, please call the Phlebotomy Service:

0151 604 7382 (between 09:00am and 5:00pm, Monday to Friday)
Please note that for your convenience we do not close for lunch.

Clatterbridge Hospital outpatients

The phlebotomy clinic is located in the main entrance to the Outpatient Department at Clatterbridge Hospital.

Due to coronavirus the Phlebotomy department is offering separate appointment lists for patients who feel that they fall into the vulnerable category. These appointments can be accessed by telephoning the Phlebotomy service and stating that you would like to be placed on this list.

Opening Times:

Monday, Wednesday and Thursday. 9:00am to 5:30pm. Last clinic patient at 5:20pm.
Tuesday and Friday. 9:00am to 5:00pm. Last clinic patient at 4:50pm.

To book an appointment, please call the Phlebotomy Service:

0151 604 7382 (between 09:00am and 5:00pm, Monday to Friday)
Please note that for your convenience we do not close for lunch.

GP patients

Your GP will let you know if you need a blood test and will refer you to their dedicated service. When you are referred to the service, your GP will tell you if there are any specific instructions you need to follow before your test. It is important to follow the instructions as it may affect the result of the test if you don’t.

Home visits for housebound patients

If you are housebound, your GP can arrange for you to have an appointment at home. Please discuss with them if this is something you feel you will need.

Important: Your GP or healthcare professional will give you a form or order number when they refer you for your blood test which will let us know what type of test you need. Please make sure you bring this with you to your appointment.