Departments in UHK

Blood Transfusion

The Blood Transfusion laboratory and Haemovigilance are INAB accredited and complies with the appropriate European Standards for Blood Transfusion. Blood Transfusion department provide blood and blood products Blood group serology and monitoring of ante-natal patients for clinical and surgical teams within UHK. Haemovigilance services are provided to inpatients and outpatients.

Compatible blood may take longer to obtain for patients whose blood contains irregular antibodies or where there are special requirements.

The laboratory provides a 24 hour service 365 days per year with restricted emergency service outside routine working hours of 8am to 8pm (Mon – Fri) (excluding bank holidays)

For all general queries and results, call Pathology Office on 066 7184363(4)

For specific laboratory enquiries call Blood Transfusion Laboratory on 066 718 4366


Tel: (066) 7184366


Key People

Head of Department: Mr. Pat Qualter