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Pathology services

We provide laboratory testing and associated clinical services. Our customers include University Hospital Southampton NHSFT, general practitioners in the Southampton area, specialist testing services to other hospitals throughout the UK and some commercial testing services beyond.

Our main service is based at Southampton General Hospital

Services are detailed as follows:

Handbook - detailing pathology departmental services, availability of clinical advice, contacts, opening times, specimen collection, result reporting and telephoning, specimen transport, QA, plus separate investigation and test list

ICE GP requesting - Describes why ICE is beneficial and includes GP Practice ICE training manuals

Electronic reporting - pathology message implementation project (PMIP) service information and contacts

Other items:

Pathology forms and tubes  - order form for tubes, how to order request form stationery and links to approved UHS/GP system request form templates.