Description of Department/Service

Clinical Chemistry is an ISO 15189 accredited department that provides a consultant lead 365 day 24 hour routine and emergency service to the Hospital, the community of General Practitioners supported by the Hospital and other linked healthcare institutions.

Biochemical measurements and interpretive advice assist in the diagnosis, treatment, monitoring and prevention of disease.

The Consultant Chemical Pathologist leads a team of highly skilled Medical Scientists, including medical and scientific trainees, that is committed to providing a quality service that embraces innovation, training and research.

The Laboratory User Manual, available on the website, provides the information required to make best use of the service.