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Phlebotomy and Blood Sampling

In response to coronavirus, this service has made some changes – for updated service information click here.

Following an update from Liverpool Clinical Laboratories we can now resume Phlebotomy Services. Please rebook your appointment via the My Blood Test on the Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust website: www.merseycare.nhs.uk/mybloodtest

If you are unable to access the online booking system please make an appointment by calling 0151 285 4548 (Monday to Friday, 8.00am to 4.00pm). Please be aware that lines will be busy and you may have an extended wait. Thank you for your patience.

**We apologise for the inconvenience caused**


Patients can book an appointment online for blood tests at any clinic available on the system via the Mersey Care website: https://www.merseycare.nhs.uk/MyBloodTest

We encourage clinicians (GP Practices) to support patients without internet access to book their appointment online however the telephone appointment line is still available and patients can call: 0151 285 4548.

Liverpool Community Phlebotomy Service (blood sampling) - Phased re-opening of clinics following the coronavirus pandemic


You can book appointments online for blood tests in Liverpool.

If you have been advised that you need a blood test please go to www.merseycare.nhs.uk/mybloodtest to book your appointment and follow the step by step instructions.

If you don't have internet access to book online you can ask your GP Practice to book your appointment or contact Mersey Care’s Central Management Office:

  • Telephone 0151 285 4548 (8am to 4pm)

If your blood test is deemed as urgent, your GP or the practice staff will book your appointment for you.

Please note we are unable to accept calls in our queuing system after 3.45pm to enable us to respond to as many calls as possible before our 4.00pm close down. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.


The service is currently offering sessions for booked appointments at:

  • Belle Vale Health Centre, Hedgefield Road, L25, Monday to Friday 9.00am to 1.00pm

  • Breeze Hill Medical Centre, 1-3 Rice Lane, L9 1AD, 7.00am to 7.00pm

  • Childwall Fiveways Health Centre, 215 Childwall Road, L15 6UT, 8.30am to 4.30pm

  • Everton Road Family Health Centre, 45 Everton Road L6, from Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 12.30pm

  • Kensington Health Centre, Edge Lane, L7 2PF, 7.30am to 7.00pm - Car park is situated to the rear of the building and is accessed via Brae Street (then turn left in to the car park)

  • Norris Green Health Centre, Townsend Ave, L11 5AF. 8.30am to 4.30pm

  • Old Swan Health Centre, Crystal Close, L13 2GA.  8.30am to 4.30pm

  • Ropewalks, 26 Argyle Street, L1, Monday to Friday 8.30am to 12.30pm.

  • South Liverpool Treatment Centre, 32 Church Road, L19 2LW, 7.00am to 7.00pm

  • Speke Neighbourhood Centre, South Parade, L24 2SF. 8.30am to 12.30pm

  • Yew Tree Health Centre, 21 Berryford Road, L14  4ED, 8.30am to 12.30pm.

Antibody Testing

Antibody testing will only be provided to those patients referred by their GP who need blood taken as part of other tests and procedures. Any patients referred for antibody testing will need a 15-minute appointment and we will continue to monitor the impact of antibody testing on service delivery.


If you live in Sefton

Sefton services are provided by North West Boroughs Health Care for patients aged 14 and over who are registered with a Sefton GP.

Useful Information

Some questions for people attending the Phlebotomy Service: 





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