The practice has a strict policy regarding confidentiality and data protection. We will only release test results to the person to whom they relate unless that person has given prior permission for the release of this data or they are not capable of understanding the results.
These should be handed in by 13.00 at the very latest to enable them to be sent to North Tyneside. Suitable containers may be obtained from the receptionist. Please put your named specimen in the available collection box.
Please allow 5 working days for the results to be returned to the Doctor and actioned. Some results may take longer than 5 days, the doctor or nurse will advise you of this. Please help us to help you, and do not phone for results until after 14.00 when the telephone lines are generally quieter.