We deliver over 25 million pathology tests and serve over 3 million patients every year.
We provide services to around 600 GPs across the East Midlands.
Our specialist laboratories support emergency, inpatient and outpatient care at two of the country’s biggest teaching hospitals - Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust and University of Leicester NHS Trust.
empath is part of the NHS. We are a stand-alone organisation established by Nottingham University Hospitals and the University Hospitals of Leicester NHS trusts
Our values are based on the shared commitment to bring real benefits to NHS patients. Our vision is a fully integrated pathology service based on:
- Excellence in quality and performance
- Outstanding customer service
- World-class research with our partners
- Investment in training for the future of pathology
- Value for money and efficiency
- Flexibility to develop for the future needs of patients
Our priority is the development of NHS care for the benefit of everyone.