ACT Pathology Collection centres

ACT Pathology Collection centres operating over ANZAC long weekend 2015

As well as Anzac Day (Saturday 25th April) , Monday 27 April is a public holiday for ACT Public service. As such there will be limited services over this long weekend.

Only the Canberra Hospital and Calvary Hospital Collection Centres are open on Anzac Day-Saturday 25th April and the public holiday -Monday 27th April.   ALL OTHER COLLECTION CENTRES ARE CLOSED

Canberra Hospital Collection centre (Building 10Level 1): Saturday 25th April : 8:30am-12:00pm

                                                                                            Monday 27th April : 7:30am-4:00pm

Calvary Hospital Collection centre (1st Floor, Marian Bld): Saturday 25th April: 9:00am-12:00pm

                                                                                             Monday 27th April : 7:30am-4:00pm

Please note: The Tuggeranong and Gungahlin Collection centres are CLOSED on Saturday 25th April and Monday 27th April.

Normal services resume on Tuesday 28th April 2015

For the convenience of patients, ACT Pathology has seven licensed collection centres throughout Canberra:

Our centres are staffed by experienced Registered Nurses and Technical Officers who have been extensively trained in blood collection techniques for adults, newborns and children.

Please note that all collection centres are closed on public holidays. Some are also closed on Saturday of long weekends and between Christmas and New Year period. Please refer to notice regarding holiday opening times on front page.

Appointments

Person delivering specimens to ACT PathologyAll centres operate on a drop-in basis. The exceptions to this rule are the following tests that do require an appointment:

When presenting to an ACT Pathology collection centre patients must bring a pathology request form from their treating practitioner. Patients should also bring their Medicare card to enable bulk-billing.

ECG Service

ACT Pathology performs ECGs at the following collection centres:

Appointments are required for ECGs and are made from mid-morning onwards.

Fine Needle Aspiration

A Fine Needle Aspiration service is available at The Canberra Hospital collection centre, by appointment.

For information regarding Fine Needle Aspiration

FNA Service

Inpatient Services

Ward collection services are provided to inpatients of the following hospitals:

Belconnen Health Centre

Opening Hours
Monday - Friday
8:00am-5:00pm

Our Location
Belconnen Health Centre
Cnr Lathlain St & Cohen St
Belconnen

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Contact us
Phone: 6205 1315
Fax: 6205 9355

Calvary Hospital Collection Centre

Opening hours
Monday to Friday: 7.30am - 5.30pm
Saturday: 9.00am - 12.00 noon

Our location
1st Floor, Marian Building
Calvary Hospital, BRUCE

Contact us
Phone (02) 6201 6270
Fax (02) 6201 6272

Map

ACT Pathology at Calvary Hospital

 

Canberra Hospital Collection Centre

Opening hours
Monday to Friday: 7.30am - 5.30pm
Saturday: 8.30am - 12.15pm

Our location
Pathology Outpatients
Level 1, Building 10
Canberra Hospital
Gilmore Cres, GARRAN

Contact us
Phone (02) 6244 2816
Fax (02) 6244 2815

Map

ACT Pathology at Canberra Hospital

Charnwood

Opening Hours
Monday to Friday 8.00am to 4.15pm

Our Location
West Belconnen Health Cooperative
20 Cartwright St
CHARNWOOD

Contact Us
Phone: (02) 6258 0787
Fax: (02) 6259 5109

Map

Charnwood Map

Gungahlin Collection Centre

Opening Hours:
Monday to Friday 7.30am - 4.30pm
Saturday 8.30am - 12.30pm
Closed Saturday of Long Weekends

Our Location:
Gungahlin Health Centre
Corner of Earnest Cavanagh St & Fussell Lane
GUNGAHLIN

Contact us
Phone 02 6174 5264
Fax 02 6207 7445

Map

 

Map of Gungahlin Collection Centre

Lyneham Collection Centre

Opening hours
Monday to Friday 7.30am - 4.30pm

Our location
Unit 2/62 Brigalow Street
Lyneham Shopping Centre
LYNEHAM

Contact us
Phone (02) 6262 7522
Fax (02) 6262 9328

Map

 

ACT Pathology at Lyneham

Tuggeranong Collection Centre

Opening hours
Monday to Friday 8.00am - 5.00pm
Saturday 8.30am - 12.00pm
Closed Saturday of Long Weekends and public holidays.

Location
Tuggeranong Community Health Centre
Corner Anketell & Pitman Streets
TUGGERANONG

Contact us
Phone (02) 6205 2794
Fax (02) 6205 2778

Map

 


Map with location of Tuggeranong collection centre location

Home Collection Service

ACT Pathology provides a limited home collection service for frail and elderly only. To arrange a home collection, please phone at least 48 hours before collection is required on 02 6244 2816.