From 21st September 2023 Microbiology consults made via Epic or emails via Microconsultants will now be answered from 0900-1630 Monday-Friday. Consults made outside of these times will not receive a same day response.
Microbiology consults should contain the following information:
For Outpatient queries, the Emergency Department or for clinically unwell patients requiring urgent advice contact the microbiology department on 2962 between 0900-1700
Outside of these hours clinical advice can be sought via switchboard until 2200 by any clinician, past 2200 by SpR or Consultant only.