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Medical Professionals FAQs

We work with healthcare professionals to provide a high quality and rapid diagnostic service for your patients. Here are some of the most commonly asked questions we receive from healthcare professionals about our services.

How does your service work?

For detailed information about how our service works please view our user guide.  

How do I sign up for your service?

Please email [email protected] detailing your requirements and we will help to set you up.

Do you provide histology consumables as part of the service?

Yes, we provide formalin containers and a request form. For more information view our consumable request guide.

Where can I get request forms?

Request forms can be obtained from our website resources section or you can download a request form here>

Do you provide formalin kit training?

Yes, we have a fully trained train the trainer that can provide training either on site or online. For further information about this service please email specimen@ahlab.co.uk.

Do you provide a second opinion and referral service?

Yes, we provide a second opinion / referral service. For more information, please email [email protected]

Do you provide microbiology, haematology and virology?

No, we provide a histopathology and cytopathology service. View our UKAS Schedule of Accreditation for more information.

Can I be provided with a laboratory tour to get a better understanding of the service you provide?

Yes, we are happy to welcome colleagues from different backgrounds and you can also find out more about AHL in our user guide. For further information about arranging a laboratory tour please get in touch with us by emailing [email protected].