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Pathology

Opening Hours:

24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Telephone:

020 7234 2800

Fax:

020 7234 2812

The CPA-accredited, on-site laboratory, complete with state-of-the-art instrumentation and computerisation,

provides a range of services including:

• Biochemistry, haematology and blood transfusion

provided by qualified HPC-registered biomedical

scientists

• Consultant back-up for interpretation and advice

The laboratory participates in all major UK quality assurance schemes.

Services

London Bridge Hospital

Pharmacy

The role of the Pharmacy Department is to support

the safe and effective use of medicines for all our

patients. We have a Pharmacy, located both at the

main hospital and The Shard, which provide the

following services:

Dispensary services –

our pharmacy technicians

and assistants provide medicines for patients

admitted to the hospital (inpatient), medicines for

discharge and those prescribed during outpatient

visits.

Clinical pharmacy services –

our highly trained

specialist pharmacists work closely with

medical and nursing staff on the ward. Their

responsibilities include medication review to

ensure patients are receiving the safest and most

appropriate medication for their needs, provision

of medicine information and advice, identification

and management of complex pharmaceutical

needs for patients, and ensuring cost-effective

prescribing practices.

• Technical services –

our pharmacy technicians

and pharmacists prepare specialist anti-cancer

medicines in a sterile environment.

London Bridge Hospital

Location:

Ground Floor, Emblem House

Contact:

020 7234 2048

Opening Hours:

Monday-Friday, 8.30am-7.30pm

Saturday, 9.00am-1.00pm

Sunday, Closed

Bank Holidays, 9.00am-1.00pm

The Shard

Location:

4th Floor

Contact:

020 7234 2048

Opening Hours:

Monday-Friday, 8.00am-8.00pm

• Hourly courier service to the main laboratory for

referred samples

• Report autofaxing service available