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Opening hours

Monday – Friday 8.00 – 17.00

Bedfordshire Phlebotomy Service

Who we are

The phlebotomy service is for housebound patients unable to access alternative services.

Email: beds.phlebotomy@nhs.net

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


Clinical speciality:

Community Health Services