The Pathology department also provides the Trust's medical
testing service at the Great Western Hospital.
We provide a comprehensive range of diagnostic pathology
services and clinical advice backed by the combined resources of
the Great Western Hospital and Thames Valley Network, with
supra-regional services in Oxford and Bristol.
We provide laboratory and clinical services to the Great Western
Hospital, local GPs and Swindon's Ridgeway Hospital, for NHS and
We provide private, Category 2 work and treatment centre
We can also
process work for other labs that are not fully staffed, and
private pathology services, by request.
All net income from private practice is used to support
and develop our diagnostic and other hospital
The Pathology Department has a full UKAS Clinical Pathology Accreditation
(CPA) and is accredited/licensed by the Human Tissue Authority (HTA) and
Regulatory Agency (MHRA).
Great Western Hospital - fourth floor (please see Floor plans).
Please see Pathology: Contact.
To help us to improve our service, please share your
feedback through our online Pathology Service User Survey.
For previous survey results please see Pathology
User Survey Report - May 2016.
Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll put it right.
© 2017 Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust