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Pathology Services

Pathology Services


With its core role in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of illness, pathology is key to managing society's ever - changing healthcare challenges. We aim to be the most innovative, both in the new tests we develop, and the way we design, deliver and improve our services.So whatever your pathology needs, we have the expertise and capacity to meet them - now and in the future.

The Pathology Services is a UKAS (United Kingdom Accreditation Service) accredited medical laboratory number: 8657, 8663, 8655 and 8665. 

Our accreditation is limited to those activities described on our UKAS schedule of accreditation, found here 

Tests not appearing in the schedule are not UKAS accredited. These tests however are performed by the same trained and competent staff.

Blood Transfusion services are regulated by the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) and the Histopathology laboratory is approved by, and registered with, the Human Tissue Authority (HTA).

Click here to view our RWT Pathology Services brochure. 

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Page last updated: 03/08/21
Next review date: 03/05/23

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