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Blood tests at the L&D

The Outpatients blood test service is located on the 1st Floor of the hospital’s Outpatients Department, in zones B and C.

This service is for patients who are given a blood form from a hospital doctor or nurse only.

The following patients will also be able to use the outpatient service at the hospital:

  1. Zone C – Patients who require non-emergency patient transport or patients who have reduced mobility issues.
  2. Zone C –  Patients requiring special blood tests i.e. booked GTT, T spots or blood tests for the Kennedy Galton Centre.
  3. Zone B – Anticoagulation patients who are booked to see the specialist nurses in the anticoagulation clinics.

Phlebotomy outpatient is a walk-in service and you will need to take a ticket in the waiting areas in outpatients Zone B and C and wait for your number to be called. This service operates Monday to Friday 8.30am to 4.30pm.

Blood forms which has been given by a GP surgery will not be taken at Luton and Dunstable University Hospital. 

All patients over 13 years old will need to attend the phlebotomy service at Arndale House in Luton shopping mall. Click here for information on this service.

For outpatients children under 13 years of age

Please book an appointment with children’s outpatients department, located in main hospital block on the ground floor or call 01582 497224.

The appointment phone line is available  Monday to Friday 8am – 10am and 4pm to 5pm.