Laboratory Services at Community Howard Regional Health enhance patient comfort and convenience in a traditional hospital setting.
We are dedicated to making your testing experience a pleasant one. For more information, contact us at 765-453-8437.
The clinical laboratory at Community Howard is comprised of several departments working together toward a common goal: to provide the information physicians need to better diagnose and treat patients.
Departments within the laboratory include:
- Blood bank services
Dedicated and highly-trained professionals continuously strive to improve efficiency and turnaround times, with an overall goal of satisfying clinicians and the patients they manage. The team consists of a physician medical director, an administrative director, medical technologists, medical laboratory technicians, clerical and processing staff, and phlebotomists.
The laboratory was designed with a decided emphasis on workflow efficiency with input from the technical staff. The result is an aesthetically appealing work environment which is well suited to its purpose. The laboratory is located on the first floor of the hospital conveniently across the hall from patient registration.
The facility offers convenient hours Monday through Friday 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturdays 8 a.m. to noon. However, we're here 24 hours a day to serve you—nights, weekends, and holidays year round—to provide service whenever it may be required.
Preparing for your lab test
To learn more about how to prepare for an upcoming lab test, see Preparing for Your Lab Test.