Blood tests

Thurrock residents can get their blood tests at a number of locations across Thurrock as well as Basildon Hospital. 

Basildon Hospital’s Phlebotomy Department is open Monday to Friday (7.05am – 4.00pm).  All appointments are pre-bookable only. 

Orsett Hospital blood's test clinic is open Monday to Thursday (7.10am – 6.40pm) and has pre-bookable appointments available as well as limited number of walk-in appointments. Walk-in appointments are only available from 8am. Friday appointments are available 7.10am – 5.00pm.  

Thurrock Community Hospital's blood test clinic is open Monday to Friday (9am to 12 noon) and has 24 walk-in appointments available each morning. Please ensure attendance at the clinic prior to 12pm (11.50am at the latest) as you may experience a longer wait due to the unpredictable demand on the walk-in service. 

Booking 

You can book an appointment at any of the hospitals by clicking on the link below: https://www.mse.nhs.uk/blood-tests/ 

You can also book by calling 01702 746065. The number is available Monday to Friday, 7.30am-5pm (excluding UK public holidays).