Medical Center’s laboratory is licensed by the state of Georgia and is accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Hospital Organizations. The laboratory processes samples in five specialty areas including Clinical chemistry, hematology, immunology, microbiology and immunohematology (blood bank). Some unusual tests are sent to accredited, off site laboratories.
Where to go
When coming to the laboratory to have blood collected or to drop off a specimen, you should first go to outpatient registration. Outpatient registration is open 24 hours a day /7 days a week.
What to bring
When you report to registration please bring your test order, insurance card and a picture I.D.
What to expect
After registration, you will be escorted to a specimen collection room. Here, an experienced phlebotomist will collect the appropriate samples. After all testing is completed; your results will be electronically delivered to your physicians’ office.
To learn more about your diagnosis or laboratory results visit www.labtestsonline.org.
To view the laboratories accreditation status please visit www.jcaho.org.
Laboratory contact Information