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NGH NHS Trust opening times for Blood taking unit and Paediatrics


The Blood taking unit has now returned to Northampton General Hospital.


If you require a blood test you will need to contact the hospital to make an appointment on these numbers:


01604 523303

01604 544190


The Blood taking unit will offer appointments Monday to Friday during the following times:


Monday -Friday 8am - 4pm

Saturday 8am - 12.30pm


If you are a patient of our Maternity Unit they will make arrangements for you to have your bloods taken.


If your child requires a blood test the Blood Taking Unit at NGH will be open on Mondays from

8am-11.30am for paediatric patients only.


stethoscope Secondary Prevention:

This is the prevention of diseases or worsening of health in people who already have health problems. If you have any of the following conditions please ask for the relevant leaflet describing the service we provide.

  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
  • Diabetes
  • Coronary Heart Disease (Angina)
  • High Blood Pressure
  • Strokes or Transient Ischaemic Attacks (TIA)
  • Asthma
  • Epilepsy
  • Hypothyroidism

In addition ~

  • Our Practice Nurses manage our Cervical Smear test programme
  • PCT Health Visitors run Well Baby and Immunisation clinics
  • NGH Midwifery Service provides a Midwife for regular Antenatal clinics at the surgery.
  • The Mammography screening service is organised centrally within the town.
  • Retinal Screening for diabetics is undertaken centrally via a written invitation from the Retinal Screening service..

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