When you attend for a test of any kind you will be told how long you should expect to wait for the results. Please bear this in mind and only call the surgery after sufficient time has elapsed.
Our reception staff are not qualified to comment on results therefore the Doctor will leave a comment and the Reception staff will pass on this information to patient only Ie - no action required, Book routine appointment etc.
Please note that we do have a strict policy regarding confidentiality and data protection. In this respect we will only give out results to the person they relate to unless that person has given prior permission for their release or if they are not capable of understanding them.
PLEASE CALL FOR RESULTS AFTER 11 AM
If you are asked to bring in a specimen, please make sure that bottle is marked clearly with patient name and date of birth and is accompanied with the request form given to you by the clinicians and both are placed in the plastic bags provided. Without this your specimen will not be accepted. Please make sure that this is handed in at reception by 10am.