We provide pathology services
to 3 million patients
NHS pathology services
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 laboratories also support emergency, inpatient and outpatient care at two of the country’s biggest and busiest teaching hospitals – Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust and University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust – where our five laboratories and our Cytogenetics laboratory are based.
Our specialist services also support the work of other NHS and private sector hospitals, coroners, local authorities, public health, academic and research organisations.
empath aims to be at the forefront of changes in pathology. Our plans will transform our services using state-of-the-art technology to give our customers industry-leading quality and increased value for the NHS
Who we are
empath is at the heart of the NHS, delivering high quality, comprehensive pathology services for today’s healthcare needs and leading the development of pathology for the future.