The Phlebotomy Outpatients Department at Barnsley Hospital has relocated to the Roundhouse Centre, Wakefield Road, Athersley, S71 1TH.

This move supports Government social distancing guidance and is to protect our vulnerable patients who require vital blood tests. The service is open Monday to Friday from 8.15am until 4.30pm, and operates an appointment system for Adult patients only.

Making an appointment

If your consultant or GP has asked you to have a blood test at the hospital Phlebotomy Department you will now need to make an appointment. Call 01226 433963 to book a slot. The line is often very busy, but please do not try to contact the department on any other number. This is the only number that appointments can be booked on.

Current waiting times for appointments is in excess of two weeks so please ensure you call to book an appointment as soon as you know you need one.

If you have an existing appointment booked for a blood test at the hospital Phlebotomy Outpatients, please instead attend the Roundhouse Centre at your appointment date and time.

Patients under the age of 16 who require a blood test should continue to contact the Paediatric Outpatient Department on (01226) 434966 or (01226) 435205

We share the Roundhouse Centre with other healthcare providers who will not be able to help you with any enquiries about our service. Please do not contact the GP services based at the Roundhouse Centre.