City Assays


PDF Email Reporting / NPEX

We now have two ways we can help: PDF Email Reporting: Very established using SQL download from our Pathology LIMS. We have over 60 users in place and this process is a convenient low cost secure way of receiving electronic results. NPEX: If you use this IT solution please contact us for further details on how we can work together.

An extension of your laboratory

Innovation & Service User Feedback Postcard           Your feedback to us has always been key to developing our services  and this has even more emphasis as we work to ISO 15189 quality  principles. Ideally we want  to develop systems allowing continuous  input of comments on our services.  So, we have re-invented the  'Innovation & Feedback Postcard'. You can download by clicking the image above. Urgent Out of Hours Ethylene Glycol         We offer a 24/7 service when required for analysis of ethylene and diethylene glycol in overdose. You do need to  contact the Consultant On-Call to arrange this. We have a mailing label that ensures samples arrive at the  correct location at the City Hospital sites. Download the label here…

Contact Points

Our Tests              You can see our range of tests, turn-round and pricing in Pathology News. Click on the image above to download.
Our key aim in Pathology is to ensure that our clincial laboratories deliver relevant services for the diagnosis and treatment of the patients we serve. We have an emphasis on continually increasing efficiency and working to develop new innovative services that can improve patient care. We have a wide range of specialist tests offered to help make the best use of clinical  science in modern healthcare. We are a UKAS (United Kingdom Accreditation Service) accredited medical laboratory. Our UKAS number is 8407 accredited to ISO 15189:2012. You can find the detail of our accreditation on our UKAS schedule here; . Any tests that are not appearing in the schedule are not UKAS accredited. These tests are however performed by the same trained and competent staff.

Pathology Handbook

This covers key information for patients and users such as location and opening times of laboratories, instruction for completion of request form, preparation of patient, collecting samples, transport of samples, patient consent. Click on the image above to download. For more detailed information refer to the clinical biochemistry handbook which can be requested by emailing