The Hospital’s full service, 24-hour Laboratory, under the medical direction of a Pathologist, offers inpatient and outpatient testing performed by a staff of Certified Medical Technologists, Technicians and Phlebotomists. Laboratory services include the facility’s Microbiology, Chemistry, Hematology, Urinalysis and Anatomic Pathology Departments.
The Laboratory is equipped to collect urine drug screen specimens according to Federal and other regulations for area employers.
We also offer complete transfusion services in our Blood Bank Department. The service includes autologous and directed blood donations for elective surgical patients; these donations are handled in conjunction with the American Red Cross.
Outpatients are encouraged to visit the Laboratory for specimen collection during the hours of 7 a.m. - 7 p.m. weekdays. Weekend hours are 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Appointments are not necessary.
Laboratory services are offered at several locations as well, including Curwensville Family Medical Services, Mahaffey Home Health, Houtzdale Family Medical Services and Clear-Med Primary Care - Philipsburg (Philipsburg Outpatient Services). Please call the laboratory at 768-2280 for hours of operation at these sites.