Lake Regional’s Laboratory department is accredited by The Joint Commission and certified by the CLIA. The lab is staffed by board-certified pathologists, certified medical technologists, medical technicians, histotechnicians and phlebotomists. A board-certified pathologist is available for consultation 24 hours a day. The anatomic pathology laboratory is staffed to provide service 10 hours a day, Monday through Friday.
The lab provides STAT, ASAP and routine testing on both an inpatient and outpatient basis for children and adults of all ages. Pathology, chemistry, hematology, blood bank, histology and microbiology services are available, and more than 800 procedures can be performed.
The lab is located on the second floor of the hospital between Skilled Nursing and Obstetrics. Directions: Enter the main hospital entrance and register at Patient Access Services. After registering, continue past the gift shop and coffee shop and take the first elevators on your right to the second floor. The lab is on the right.
For more information, call 573-348-8295.