Phlebotomy Service

Offers a phlebotomy service for housebound patients unable to access alternative services.

Where service is based

Woburn Court
2 Railton Rd
Kempston
Bedford
MK427PN

Hours of Operation

Monday – Friday 8.00 – 17.00

How to Contact Service

Telephone: 01234 317183
Email: beds.phlebotomy@nhs.net

How to access the service

This service is for patients who are housebound and unable to attend a community phlebotomy clinic due to their physical or medical condition or illness, and who require a home visit by their GP.

Referrals can be made through the following health professionals.

  • GPs
  • Acute speciality services e.g. anticoagulation
  • Rapid Response team
  • Macmillan team
  • Community nursing team
  • Non-acute specialty services
  • Residential and nursing homes
  • Mental health services

Exclusions from Service

  • Patient under 18 years of age
  • Referral Card incomplete or completed illegibly (all components of referral card to be completed)
  • Patient is not registered with practice in BCCG
  • Does not meet housebound/domiciliary criteria