The Microbiology laboratories at Homerton University Hospital provide a 24-hour quality diagnostic, interpretative and clinical service. This Microbiology service consists of therapeutic drug monitoring (TDM), screening for Chlamydia trachomatis, Neisseria gonorrhoeae, enteric infection, Cl difficle and Tb using molecular diagnostic assays as well as a full complement of tests for bacterial and fungal culture.
Microbiology clinical staff
URGENT infection-related queries: Microbiology SpR - Extension 5143 or contact using the aircall pager via switchboard on 020 8510 5555
For NON-Urgent Infectious Diseases & Microbiology queries: We have an email firstname.lastname@example.org
Also available as a smart phone App. Please go to your smart phone App store, search for 'Microguide' and download the App, then select 'Homerton University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust', press continue and download the Antibiotics Policy.
If any problems please contact the Antibiotic Pharmacist on:
bleep 209 or email email@example.com
Link to Infection Control Service
Link to OPAT Outpatient Parenteral Antibiotic Therapy
Last updated: 18 February 2019