HOW TO OBTAIN YOUR RESULTS AT GLOBE TOWN SURGERY
Your blood test results should be received by your GP within 10-14 days.
If you have been advised the tests are part of your annual long-term chronic health condition review, please arrange your face to face long-term condition review with reception for between 7-14 days after this blood test. Your results will be discussed with you at this important annual health check and medication review.
If any of your results are ‘abnormal’ a further action needs to be taken, your GP will contact you by letter to your home address. Sometimes your GP may need to contact you urgently and this would be by phone call. Please ensure we have your up to date contact details – please discuss with reception.
Results are now also available to access yourself online. You can register with reception to obtain online access to your medical records. Results will be filed in your records usually within 14 days. The GP will write a note/action with the result e.g. – normal – no action required, abnormal – contact patient. If any concerns on this contact reception directly and they will be able to advise you.
You can access advice on your individual tests using labtestsonline.org.uk
If you are unable to access your results online or you find you’re unsure regarding the next step, you can contact reception after 11am, Monday – Friday for advice. They can arrange telephone consultation with your GP if necessary to discuss results.
On occasions your GP may have requested they wish to see you following your tests to discuss and plan future care or investigations, if this is the case please arrange a routine follow up appointment 14 days after your tests.