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Phlebotomy Service

Access to phlebotomy is by appointment only. You can book an appointment online by clicking here.

Alternatively, patients can make an appointment by phoning 01 2916222 between 8:00am and 8:00pm Monday to Friday (including bank holidays). A limited number of emergency appointments are available which can be made by the General Practitioners by phoning 01 221 3310.

Phlebotomy is located in the  Ambulatory Day Care Centre and is signposted from the entrance.

Your General Practitioner will inform you if you are required to fast before your blood test.

The phlebotomy service for Anticoagulant Monitoring is located in the 'old outpatients' area of the main hospital. No appointment is required for the Anticoagulant Monitoring phlebotomy service.

Hours of Service



Monday - Friday

8.00 a.m. - 3.00 p.m.


Out Patients referred from clinics can access Phlebotomy on:



Monday - Thursday

8.00am - 5.00pm


8.00am - 4.00pm


A phlebotomy service is also available in the Consultants Private Clinic at St Vincent's Private Hospital. This service is available for private referrals.

Access to the phlebotomy service is restricted to patients who are 14 years of age or older.