SHS Partners provide Pathology Solutions to the NHS and private healthcare providers. We can be trusted to deliver accurate, real-time reporting for effective patient diagnoses.

We know that laboratory test results impact around 70%-80% of healthcare decisions in the UK. Reliable results are critical so the laboratory that prepares your test slides, blocks and specimens is crucial to your success.


We are agile and resolute in our commitment to support the national effort against the coronavirus pandemic. Our support services are diverse and of the highest standard, including COVID-19 testing for up to 30,000 tests per day, NHS waiting list and clinical recovery solutions and the supply of PPE products.

Why choose SHS Partners for Pathology Solutions

Security and quality guaranteed

Scaleable and flexible solutions

User-friendly online system direct to your PC

No long-term contracts, no minimum volumes, just a fixed ‘per case’ fee

UK-accredited Consultant Histopathologists

SHS Partners Pathology Solutions

SHS Partners Pathology Solutions

We build customised Pathology Solutions to suit the needs of our clients, from slide scanning, server storage, intuitive reporting software to ongoing IT support.  Annually, we handle more than 15,000 cases with over 90% of specimens reported within 48 hours. You will have access to a team of experienced, expert, UK-accredited Consultant Histopathologists who provide targeted, insightful and collaborative reporting solutions as well as research, teaching and training resources.

Scaleable Solutions

SHS Partners Pathology Solutions

Whether you need short term assistance to cover an increased workload and holidays, or long-term support, our Pathology Solutions are rapid, reliable and cost-effective. From specimen collection, slide processing and analysis with secure online reporting by specialist UK consultants, through to antibody sourcing or help with funding proposals.

Whether you require basic laboratory support or a full project management service, SHS Partners will take care of every clinical, technical, legal, financial and logistical detail at every stage – allowing you to focus on your research objectives.

Expert Reports Direct to your PC

SHS Partners Pathology Solutions

Fast turnaround times for both NHS and independent institutions, with over 90% of specimens reported within 48 hours.

View reports online in real-time the second they are authorised.

Share reports and collaborate with remote colleagues for rapid patient diagnoses.

User Friendly Secure Online System

Clear display screens for easy navigation of the SHS Partners system.

Unique coding facilities to reduce error and manual input time.

Personalised online dashboard for an instant, real-time summary of all work in progress including report status, specimen shipment details and turnaround times.

Cost Effective and Flexible

No long-term contracts, no minimum volumes, just a fixed ‘per case’ fee.

A fixed fee per case with no hidden extras, for easy budget control.

The most competitive pricing in the UK without compromising quality or service.

A cost-effective alternative to locum recruitment to deal with sudden peaks in workload, cover for sickness and holidays.

Rapid Response Support

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Comprehensive user training to get you started – at your office, via webinar or by phone.

Reporting consultants available for conference calls and meetings.

Online help desk providing technical support.

Our network of CPA-accredited UK laboratories provide a full range of Histopathology services including:

Histology samples

Gross tissue dissection

Wet tissue processing to paraffin wax and embedding

Slide production from paraffin processed blocks

Customised microtomy schemes if desired

Special stains as requested

Wide range of immunohistochemistry, with antibodies supplied by client or from departmental stock

Her2 FISH testing

Molecular biology


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