The Blood Sciences department incorporates the Haematology and Chemical Pathology laboratories. It is situated within the Department of Pathology on the first floor of Barnsley Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.
It provides a comprehensive routine and emergency out-of-hours diagnostic Blood Sciences service. Which, together with its partner laboratory in Rotherham, takes specimens from the Barnsley and Rotherham hospitals and the local areas.
Chemical pathology clinical advice is available from the Barnsley Hospital Consultant leads with support provided by the appropriate Rotherham Hospital Consultant’s as required.
Haematology clinical advice is available as required by contacting the details provided below. Urgent, out-of-hours clinical advice is provided by one of the Haematology consultants who can be contacted via switchboard.
Technical enquiries should be directed towards the Biomedical Scientists of the department.
Please see below for contact details. For urgent samples see the protocol on the Urgent Requests page.
Consultant Clinical Scientist
Consultant Haematologist and Laboratory Director
Consultant Haematologist and Clinical Head of Department
Dr D Chan-Lam, Dr R Cutting, Dr Y Sorour, Dr R Rashid – Contact via switchboard
Biomedical Science Senior Staff
Integrated Blood Sciences Manager
Deputy Blood Sciences Manager/Chemical Pathology lead BMS
Deputy Blood Sciences Manager/Haematology lead BMS
Biochemistry Senior Staff
01226 43(2733) or (2673)
Haematology Senior Staff
01226 43(2862) or(2610)
Laboratory Contact Details
Chemical Pathology 01226 43(2673) Bleep 209
Haematology 01226 43(2862/2610) Bleep 205
Pathology Reception 01226 43(2727)