Blood Test Clinics & ESPN Ltd

The Network was created in November and brings together five local practices in the locality:

  • Blackthorn Health Centre - Tel: 02380 453110
  • Bursledon Surgery - Tel: 02380 404671
  • Hedge End Medical Centre - Tel: 01489 785722
  • St Luke’s - Tel: 01489 783422 - Botley Surgery - Tel: 01489 783422
  • West End Surgery - Tel: 02380 472126

The new service provided by this locality (ESPN) will offer blood tests for patients at all the local GP surgeries above, with a rota of surgeries providing appointments in the early morning, evenings and Saturday mornings. The staff taking your blood will generally be the same staff you are used to meeting. 

To book an appointment, please contact your usual surgery, in the first instance. The full range of phlebotomy clinics across the network are summarised in the table below.

  Mon
Early Am
Mon
AM
Mon
PM
Tues
Early AM
Tues
AM
Tues
PM
Weds
Early AM
Weds
AM
Weds
PM
Thurs
Early AM
Thurs
AM
Thurs
PM
Thurs
Eve
Fri
Early AM
Fri
AM
Fri
PM
Sat
Morning
Blackthorn HC   Y Y Y Y     Y   Y Y     Y     Y
Bursledon Surgery Y Y   Y Y Y Y Y     Y Y          
Hedge End Medical Centre   Y   Y             Y Y Y Y Y   Y
St Luke's (Hedge End)   Y   Y       Y Y   Y       Y    
St Luke's (Botley)               Y             Y    
West End Surgery   Y Y   Y Y   Y Y   Y Y   Y      

In addition to the usual range of appointments, there will also be availability for the following: 

Early mornings (7.30-8am) at Blackthorn Health Centre and Bursledon Surgery (shown in blue

Evenings on Thursdays 5-7pm at Hedge End Medical Centre (shown in red

Saturday mornings 8am-12pm at Blackthorn Health Centre and Hedge End Medical Centre (alternating) (shown in orange).

To book any of these, please contact the practice offering the session. If you are being seen at a practice other than your own, you must take with you the blood form your usual GP has provided. The results will go back to your own GP as usual.