Service Provided

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.

Medical Staff

Consultant Clinical Scientist

01226 43(2772)
Bleep 584

Consultant Haematologist and Laboratory Director

01226 43(2810)

Bleep 401

Consultant Haematologist and Clinical Head of Department

01226 43(2810)

Consultant Haematologists

Dr D Chan-Lam, Dr R Cutting, Dr Y Sorour, Dr R Rashid – Contact via switchboard

Haematology Secretary

01226 43(2765)

Biomedical Science Senior Staff

Integrated Blood Sciences Manager

01226 43(2061)

Deputy Blood Sciences Manager/Chemical Pathology lead BMS

01226 43(2061)

Deputy Blood Sciences Manager/Haematology lead BMS

01226 43(2061)

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)