All samples must be brought to the surgery in sterile containers and sealed in the bags provided by the practice. Your full name and date of birth must be written on all bottles and must be handed in at reception before 1pm on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and before 10:00am on a Wednesday to be included in our specimen collection from the hospital.
Results, X-rays and Hospital Post
If you have been sent for an investigation you will be contacted by phone, unless otherwise arranged with the doctor/nuse.
BLOOD RESULTS - please contact the surgery after 2pm.
X-RAY RESULTS - please contact the surgery 5 working days after examination, after 2pm.
SMEAR RESULTS - are sent via post, they usually take 4-6weeks. If you do not recieve the results after this time please contact the surgery.