Full service laboratory
Berwick hospital center features a full service laboratory with on-site blood bank and histology department. The laboratory also contracts with an area reference laboratory to provide a complete test menu.
24 hour/ 7 day coverage
The laboratory is staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to provide around the clock care for both our inpatients and outpatients.
Joint Commission accredited
The Joint Commission accredits our laboratory, which means that we are held to the highest quality and safety standards, and assures that the results we produce are accurate.
Friendly, Courteous staff
The laboratory staff is friendly and courteous. Many have twenty or more years of experience providing quality healthcare to the community.
Outpatient draw site in hospital
Monday - Friday, 7 a.m. - 7 p.m., Saturday, 7 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
The Laboratory appreciates that time is a precious commodity and, we are dedicated to provide rapid walk-through service to our outpatients.
Courier service available for specimen transport
For those area doctors who choose to draw specimens in their office, Berwick laboratory will provide courier service to pick up specimens and drop off supplies.
Auto-Fax capability to area doctors
The lab's advanced computer system allows us to automatically fax patient results to the doctor immediately upon completion of testing. This significantly shortens the amount of time patients need wait to obtain results.
Industrial Services (Drug Testing)
Berwick Hospital offers turnaround times of hours, not days for employee drug screening. These non-DOT screens are done on-site and include screening for adulterants such as "Klear" and "Urine Luck". All confirmatory testing is done by a SAMSA approved laboratory on a non-compromised specimen.
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Berwick Hospital Center
701 East 16th St, Berwick, PA 18603