Our Services


Also known as: Blood Tests

Our phlebotomy team provide a service to Outpatients and Hospital Inpatients

Open access clinic within the Outpatient Department – Monday to Friday only excluding Bank Holidays

  • GP Requests- 8am until 4.30pm 
  • Consultant Clinic Requests- 8am until 5pm

Inpatient phlebotomy service covering 11 wards every day of the year at South Tyneside District Hospital.

Four community clinics in South Tyneside- Monday to Friday excluding Bank Holidays

  • Stanhope Parade Health Centre 8.30am until 12 noon 
  • Flagg Court Health Centre 8.30am until 11.45am
  • Palmers Hospital, Jarrow 8.30am until 12.15pm
  • Gibson Court Boldon (by appointment only on Tuesdays and Thursdays)

Please note:

An appointment must be made for children under the age of 16 requiring blood tests. Please telephone the Children's Day Unit for an appointment on Mondays, Wednesdays or Thursdays. Telephone 0191 404 1048

Contact details

Phlebotomy Department Managers are Kim Dailly and Susan Richardson who can be contacted on (0191) 4041000 Ext 1091 or direct line number (0191) 4041091 Monday to Friday.

Locations for Phlebotomy in South Tyneside:

South Tyneside District Hospital, South Shields, 0191 404 1000

Palmer Hospital, Jarrow, 0191 451 6000

Stanhope Parade Health Centre, South Shields, 0191 2834835

Flagg Court Health Centre, South Shields, 0191 283 2000

Gibson Court, Boldon Colliery, 0191 519 0077