Child Phlebotomy: RFL

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The blood taking service at the Royal Free Hospital is open. You must book your child's blood test appointment online. There is no walk-in service.

Please note that due to infection control rules only one adult can accompany the child.

Upon arrival in the clinic, parent, guardian or the adult accompanying your child, will be asked to consent that blood is taken.

The children's blood test clinic at Royal Free Hospital runs at the following times (excluding bank holidays):

  • Tuesday 9am–4pm
  • Wednesday 9am–4pm
  • Thursday 9am–4pm
  • Friday 9am–4pm

For more information about the paediatric out-patient phlebotomy services at the Royal Free London, visit the Royal Free Hospital website.

Eligibility criteria


  • Children aged 0–16

How to refer


Appointments are at Edgware Community Hospital and can be booked by phone. Patients will need to have their blood request form from their clinician before an appointment can be booked.

Patients will need to bring a confirmation of their appointment – they will not be able to enter our hospitals without this.

This service operates Monday to Friday (including bank holidays) 9am-3pm.


t: 020 3758 2410


Edgware Community Hospital

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