Pathology

We have individual listings below for each of the different specialties that make up our pathology service:

Biochemistry - Samples for Clinical Chemistry are analysed to help clinicians in the diagnosis and monitoring of disease.

Cellular Pathology - Cellular Pathology provides a Histology, Diagnostic Cytology and Andrology service to General Practitioners within Primary Care and to Consultant led services with the hospitals within The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust.

Haematology Lab Services - Samples for haematology laboratory investigations are received and processed from both General Practitioners within Primary Care and Consultant led in-patient and out-patient services within the hospitals.

Microbiology Lab Services - Samples for Microbiology and Virology laboratory investigations are received and processed from both General Practitioners within Primary Care and Consultant led in-patient and out-patient services within Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust.

Pathology - Point of Care Testing - The management of Point of Care Diagnostic testing devices. This includes all training and competency assessments.

Policy: Pathology Sample & Request Card Labelling