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Coronavirus: Laboratories

Question for Department of Health and Social Care

UIN 93520, tabled on 22 September 2020

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, which hospital laboratories in the West Midlands have been commissioned by NHS Test and Trace to process covid-19 samples.

This answer is the replacement for a previous holding answer.

Answered on

12 January 2021

Processing of COVID-19 samples has taken place in laboratories belonging to the following National Health Service trusts in the West Midlands:

- Birmingham Women's and Children's NHS Foundation Trust;

- Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust;

- Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust;

- The Dudley Group NHS Foundation Trust;

- The Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust;

- University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust;

- University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust;

- Walsall Healthcare NHS Trust;

- Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust; and

- Wye Valley NHS Trust.

Answered by

Department of Health and Social Care
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