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Our hospital laboratory is a specialized service, providing testing 24 hours per day, 7 days a week, to assure that patients' results are available as rapidly as possible.

The laboratory is accredited and licensed by CMS. Comprehensive clinical testing services are available to anyone presenting with an order by a licensed health care provider.

Services provided:
Blood Bank and Transfusion Services
Breath alcohol testing
Chemistry testing
Coagulation testing
Drug testing and collection services
Hematology testing
Immunochemistry testing
Microbiology cultures and testing
Phlebotomy services
Urinalysis procedures
Viral testing

Outpatient Hours:

SMDH Laboratory Collections:
6:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Monday through Friday
7:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday

Quest Insurance Collections:
6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday through Friday

Lab Corp Insurance Collections:
6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday

Pre-employment and Random Drug Screens:
7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday

Holidays - Outpatient Lab Closed

Discounted prices offered on several tests and procedures three times each year.

Department Director:
Joe Brister
Office: (573) 729-5917 ext. 4220 for more information.
Medical Director: T. Bart Shaw, M.D.

We have a certified electronic health record to help improve patient care and documentation.