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Bedfordshire Phlebotomy Service

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



United Kingdom

Opening hours
8am-5pm, Monday to Friday
Telephone number
Call via Single Point of Access (SPoA): 0345 6024064

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.