Adult out-patient blood taking service at Barnet Hospital

28 October 2020

The adult out-patient blood taking service at Barnet Hospital will reopen on 29 October 2020 for all blood tests.

You will not be able to walk-in to the hospital for your blood test. 

An appointment must be booked for all tests. Booking details are available online. Please bring your confirmation text/email - you will not be able to enter the hospital without this.

Opening times (excluding bank holidays) are:

  • Monday, Wednesday and Friday: 12.45pm to 4.45pm
  • Tuesday and Thursday: 9am to 4.45pm

Out-patient appointments

If you have an out-patient appointment at Barnet Hospital and your clinician has advised that you need a blood test, they will explain your options during your appointment.

To ensure social distancing, please do not arrive earlier than 10 minutes before your appointment time.

When you visit, please keep your distance from others and wear your own face covering which covers your nose and mouth. If you are not wearing one, we will give you a mask. The face covering or mask must be worn at all times while you are in hospital. You can read more about the steps we are taking to keep you safe here.

On arrival, we will take your temperature and ask whether you or anyone in your household has symptoms of coronavirus.

If you or someone living in the same house as you develops any symptoms of coronavirus please stay indoors and keep away from others. Please do not go to a GP surgery, pharmacy or hospital.

Visit: www.111.nhs.uk/COVID-19 for advice on next steps.

If you feel you cannot cope with your symptoms at home or your condition gets worse, please visit: www.111.nhs.uk/COVID-19. If you cannot get help online, please call 111.​