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TRANSPORT & RECEPTION

From www.haemtologyetc.co.uk



Transport and Specimen Reception Services is delivered for the Haematological Cancers Diagnostic Partnership using existing infrastructure of Manchester Foundation Trust.


Staff & Contacts

  • Aatar Hashmi – HCDP Operational lead (phone 0161 276 4692)
  • Rebecca Whitehouse – Specimen Reception Manager (phone 0161 276 4692)
  • Rory Dunn – Specimen Reception Team Leader (phone 0161 276 6619)


Specimen Reception

  • Co-located with main labs and morphology
  • Operates 24 hours 7 days
  • Dedicated staff, area, and refrigeration facilities
  • Storage of non-urgent samples received outside of normal HCDP hours
  • Distribution of urgent samples to appropriate clinical laboratories



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Transport

  • Uses the existing MFT Transport Fleet
  • Pick-up and delivery at no additional cost or standard times
  • Full tracking of vehicles
  • Samples booked into system and confirmed by e-mail on arrival
  • Urgent transport arrangements in place with full arrangements for secure pickup and delivery



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