22/07/2021: This letter is to provide an update on the Stones Service within the Viapath Analytics Reference Chemistry Department at St. Thomas’ Hospital. The department has been experiencing an increase in demand for the service whilst also managing reduced staffing levels and prioritisation of critical services. This has resulted in delays with the Stones service and an increase in turnaround time
27/09/2021: This letter is to provide a further update on the Stones Service provided by the Viapath Analytics Reference Chemistry Department at St. Thomas’ Hospital. As indicated in our previous letter dated 22nd July, the department has experienced an increased demand for the Stones Service, whilst having to manage reduced staffing levels due to sickness and self-isolations.