Northern HSC Trust
The Northern Health and Social Care Trust provides health and social care services across ten council areas - Antrim, Ballymena, Ballymoney, Carrickfergus, Coleraine, Cookstown, Larne, Magherafelt, Moyle and Newtownabbey, providing services for a population of approximately 460,000. It also provides services to Rathlin, the only inhabited island in Northern Ireland.
Acute and emergency hospital services are based on two main sites, at Antrim Area Hospital and at Causeway Hospital in Coleraine. A range of non-acute services are provided at Whiteabbey and Mid Ulster sites. Services are also provided from Braid Valley Hospital in Ballymena, Dalriada Hospital in Ballycastle, Moyle Hospital in Larne and Robinson Hospital in Ballymoney.
Holywell Hospital is a 165 bedded psychiatric hospital based in Antrim. It is the base for a wide range of mental health and addiction services. The Trust also provides mental health services from the 23 bedded Ross Thompson Unit in Coleraine.
Trust web site: http://www.northerntrust.hscni.net/index.htm
Laboratory Website: http://www.northerntrust.hscni.net/services/372.htm
ACB Consultant Contacts
Clinical Pathology Laboratory
45 Bush Road
Haematology / Blood Transfusion Microbiology
Cytopathology / Molecular Pathology
Consultant Chemical Pathologists:
Dr Elinor Hanna
(028 9442 4104)
Dr Janet Chestnutt
(028 9442 4158)
2 Newbridge Rd
Haematology / Blood Transfusion