The Laboratory offers a full range of clinical testing services to assist
physicians in diagnosing and monitoring their patients. Rapid and accurate
analysis of blood, urine, body fluids, and tissue is performed in the
areas of clinical chemistry, hematology, microbiology, serology, coagulation,
urinalysis, transfusion services, and histology.
The Laboratory is under the direction of four board certified pathologists.
Additional staff includes registered medical technologists, histologists,
and phlebotomists. The Laboratory is licensed by the Georgia Department
of Human Resources and accredited by the College of American Pathologists.
The Laboratory performs outpatient testing in the main hospital, where
most laboratory tests can be performed. Both registration and specimen
collection can be conveniently completed in the Main Laboratory Monday
through Friday from 6:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. If you have any questions
about your testing, you may call the Laboratory at
If you want to obtain detailed information about tests and procedures performed
by the Laboratory department, please visit our
Tests and Procedures page. This tool enables you to choose a specific test or procedure and
get instructions, contact information, learn more about what you need
to bring with you to the hospital, and any additional information that
is related to that specific procedure or test.