About Phlebotomy Services Ltd
In 2009 Jayne initially set up Phlebotomy Services Ltd to provide private blood tests for people in their homes after requests from her needle-phobic patients at the surgery. Since then, the business has grown and built an impressive reputation due to the continued personal service, commitment to patients and always going that extra mile for clients.
Having a wide portfolio of clients and patients from the general public to large multinational organisations to the rich and famous to contracts with the MOD. All of clients & patients are equally important to Jayne and are treated with the same care and respect.
Phlebotomy services has developed excellent working relationships with some national private UKAS approved testing laboratories and can now offer private blood tests for patients wanting to pay for testing themselves without a GP referral. No Medical Advice is provided.
Founder Jayne Atkins has been a phlebotomist for over 20 years, with vast clinical experience in private and NHS hospitals, many GP surgeries, and working in the community for both NHS and private appointments.
Her simple aim is always to provide the best possible service & care & make people feel as relaxed & at ease, whatever the test.
Passionate about providing a professional and pain-free experience
Founder/ Managing Director
Advanced Phlebotomist for Practitioners – Level 3 Certification
NVQ Level 3 City & Guilds - Healthcare & Phlebotomy
20+ years Phlebotomy experience in the NHS & private sector.
Member National Association of Phlebotomists
Registered with National Private Laboratories UK
PTTLS (Teaching) qualification, Phlebotomy Tutor & Assessor
Recommended by GPs, Consultants, Therapists & Private Labs
Client/Customer base includes MoD, Dstl (Porten Down), PHE,, University trials, NEXT.
All staff are Enhanced DBS Checked
All staff are fully insured
Jayne worked for a local GP surgery for over 15 years, with 10 of these as a practicing phlebotomist.
She is also a recommended & registered phlebotomist with many of the national private laboratories in the UK. Home testing kits are now very popular with people managing their own health and wellness,. Working with many companies that provide the blood test kits for their clients, Jayne & her team are now able to provide the blood tests & Phlebotomy Service either at home or in clinic to support this.
Jayne is also a qualified Phlebotomy Tutor & Assessor and has provided structured training courses all over the UK, including writing her own bespoke training courses for new Phlebotomists within GP surgeries and clinics. Mentoring new phlebotomist on a one-to-one basis or providing refresher training to those upskilling or returning to the role is another string to Jayne's bow. Jayne is currently working with a GP Federation, training a team of Resilience Phlebotomist's across the county. She is also developing an advanced training programme due to increasing local needs.
Her passion is always to ensure blood tests are carried out in a professional, competent way so that patients are relaxed and experience a pain-free procedure that doesn't leave them bruised or anxious about future tests. The more people that Jayne can ensure are trained 'properly' is Jayne's dream.
Working with Children
Jayne is one of the few phlebotomists locally to see children on a private basis at home or in our clinic. She spends time with the child and parent to build trust and reduce fears in a challenging situation. She has also worked with those who have additional needs or special requirements and is highly recommended not only in the local area but also now UK wide.
Becky - Senior Phlebotomist
Becky is a highly experienced Phlebotomist of 21 years working in the NHS, which is why she is on our team. Not only does she have the skills, but she also shares the same passion of how people should be treated. She has worked on the hospital wards, in GPs' surgeries, in main outpatient departments and for many years has been a regular face out in the community taking blood. Becky is a highly respected and valued member of our team & assists Jayne with the children's blood tests and specialist requirements of the business.
Hilary - Experienced Phlebotomist
Hilary was trained by Jayne nearly 10 years ago and has been working in the NHS & private sector ever since. An experienced Phlebotomist coupled with her caring qualities and compassion for people, just as important as the necessary skills of the job. Hilary is a well-known face in the local community and a highly valued member of our team.
Lydia is a qualified Staff Nurse.
George is a qualified Staff Nurse.
Business & Accounts Director