Blood Collection - Outpatient Location & Hours / Child Safe Locations

Child Safe Locations

The following facilities have safe and secure child safe play areas in sight of the collection booths:

  • Bayers Road
  • Cobequid Community Health Centre                  
  • St. Margaret’s Bay
  • Dartmouth General Hospital

Please ensure you have made arrangements for childcare prior to arriving for blood collection. Our staff are not permitted to care for your child.

Bayers Road

7071 Bayers Road, Suite 141, Halifax, Nova Scotia
Tel: 902-454-1661
Fax: 902-454-1662

Note: Easy access from main parking lot; between Lawtons and Fabricville (includes wheelchair and elevator access).

Lower level access can be found on Desmond Avenue at Desmond One Entrance.

As part of a pilot project, Bayers Road Blood Collection is extending its hours to better meet the needs of the community.

Hours

Monday to Friday, 7 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Saturday 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Closed on holidays.

  • Glucose Tolerance testing is not available at this location
  • Patients must be 12 years and older
  • This is not a laboratory specimen drop off location

Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Centre

Halifax Infirmary Site - QEII Outpatient Services

1796 Summer Street, 4th floor, Nova Scotia
Tel: 902-473-2452
Fax: 902-473-2541
Monday to Friday, 7 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Closed on holidays.

  • Walk-in service for clinic patients or those who have difficulty accessing the Bayers Road Blood Collection facility
  • Patients must be 12 years and older
  • This is not a laboratory specimen drop off location 

Victoria General Site - QEII Outpatient Services Clinic Patients

Room 2-031, 2nd Floor, Victoria Building, Halifax, Nova Scotia
Tel: 902-473-6625
Fax: 902-473-7911
Monday to Friday, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. (closed on holidays)

Note: Collection site for:

  • Cancer Care patients
  • Transplant patients
  • patients with same day hospital appointments or service such as X-ray, ultra-sound, mammogram

Others will be redirected to an alternate facility such as Bayers Road or Halifax Infirmary.

Dartmouth General Hospital

325 Pleasant Street Dartmouth, Nova Scotia
Tel: 902-465-8305
Fax: 902-465-8569

  • Monday, Thursday and Friday
    7 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Tuesday and Wednesday
    7 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
  • Saturday
    8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
  • Closed on holidays

Twin Oaks Memorial Hospital

Musquodoboit Harbour
Monday to Friday
Hours: 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. (closed on holidays)

Tel: 902-889-4115
Fax: 902-889-2470

Eastern Shore Memorial Hospital

Sheet Harbour
Monday to Friday
Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. (closed on holidays)

Tel: 902-885-3607
Fax: 902-885-3210

Musquodoboit Valley Memorial Hospital

492 Archibald Brook Road Middle Musquodoboit
Monday to Friday
Hours: 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. (closed on holidays)

Tel: 902-384-2220
Fax: 902-383-3310

Cobequid Community Health Centre

40 Freer Lane Lower Sackville
Monday to Friday
Hours: 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. (closed on holidays)
Tel: 902-869-6101
Fax: 902-869-6814

Hants Community Hospital

9 Payzant Drive Windsor, Nova Scotia
Monday to Friday
Hours: 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. (closed on holidays)

Tel: 902-792-2037
Fax: 902-798-4435

St. Margaret's Bay Blood Collection Service

5110 St. Margaret's Bay Road, Suite 204
As part of a pilot project, St. Margaret’s Bay Blood Collection has extended its hours to better meet the needs of the community.

We are now open at the following times:

  • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday - 7 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday - 7 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
  • Saturday - 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
  • Closed on holidays

Effective immediately, there is no fee for service.

Tel: 902-826-3377
Fax: 902-826-3383

Woodlawn Medical Clinic

92 Main St., Dartmouth
Tel: 902-460-6770
Fax: 902-465-5630

  • Monday
    7 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
  • Thursday
    7 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
  • Saturday
    8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
  • Closed on holidays

You can book appointments at the Woodlawn location by visiting https://booking.nshealth.ca. Please note that the default BlackBerry web browser is currently NOT supported by our online booking system. Please use another browser or book your appointment by phone. You can also book appointments by calling 902-473-2074 Monday to Friday between 1 and 3 p.m., except holidays.