Changes to walk-in blood test service

From Monday 17th May 2021, any GP patient requiring a blood test at Hertford County, Lister or New QEII Hospital, will need to book their own phlebotomy appointment online with the new bookable service with appointments available from Monday 24th May 2021.

Blood test appointments

Blood test appointments, requested by GPs, should now be booked online for the following hospitals:

  • Hertford County Hospital
  • Lister Hospital
  • New QEII Hospital

This is to help maximise the number of appointments they can offer to patients, minimise queues and continue to maintain social distancing in waiting areas.

How do I book my appointment?

Booking an appointment is easy and can be made by visiting the website below.

What information do I need to book my appointment?

You will need your:

  • NHS number
  • Name
  • Postcode
  • Date of birth

What if I cannot book online?

Please call the phlebotomy team on 01438 284044. This number will be available Monday-Friday between 8am-9am and 1pm-2pm.

For more information, including FAQs, please visit: NHS East and North Hertfordshire: Changes to our walk-in blood test service