Dependable Medical Lab Testing Services at Southcoast Health Laboratories in MA & RI
Lab testing services are crucial when it comes to diagnosing and treating various illnesses, conditions, and deficiencies. At Southcoast Health, we recognize the importance of accessible and affordable diagnostic testing, which is why we are proud to serve Massachusetts and Rhode Island physicians and their patients at our full-service diagnostic testing laboratories. Our testing facilities include laboratories at St. Luke’s Hospital, Charlton Memorial Hospital, Tobey Hospital, Southcoast Health Urgent Care in Lakeville, MA and Middletown, RI. The three hospital-based laboratories are accredited by The Joint Commission and College of American Pathologists. Whether you are an inpatient at a Southcoast hospital or an outpatient in our care, our laboratories offer a full range of diagnostic testing. Southcoast operates phlebotomy specimen collection centers that provide our community physicians and their patients access to a full range of laboratory services.
What Southcoast Lab Testing Provides
At our laboratories in MA and RI, we offer full-service, stat/urgent testing, and most reference testing, as well as comprehensive anatomic pathology and cytology services. Specimens are collected at our locations in Southeastern Massachusetts and Rhode Island and sent promptly to our local laboratory for testing and analysis. Our services will allow both you and your physician to gain a clearer picture of your health and determine if any treatments are necessary. Southcoast Laboratory Services currently contracts with Quest Diagnostics as our reference laboratory.
All Southcoast laboratories are led by a team of board-certified pathologists and are fully licensed by the State of Massachusetts, Department of Public Health, CMMS (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services), and CAP (College of American Pathologists). Our team of professionals places a strong focus on patient comfort, and you will be kept informed throughout your entire visit at one of our laboratories. All locations are easily accessible and provide ample parking and adequate waiting space for maximum patient comfort and convenience.
Save My Spot Function and Patient Convenience
We understand how difficult it can be to set aside time for lab work, which is why we do our best to make coming to see us as convenient as possible. No appointment is necessary for Southcoast Laboratory Services, and same-day call ahead appointments are available at some locations utilizing our Clockwise online system. We also offer flexible online scheduling at four of our locations- please visit their respective pages for operating hours and availability.
Our Save My Spot function is another way we maximize patient convenience. With this feature, you can choose a time to come in and see us, and we’ll reserve your place in line so you can wait for your appointment wherever is most comfortable for you. You will receive updates via text message about your appointment, we’ll let you know when its time for you to come in. Save My Spot is available at the following Southcoast Health Laboratory locations:
Community Dedication from Southcoast Health
At Southcoast Health, we work to ensure that everyone has access to laboratory services that can help them stay on top of their health. Our Laboratory Outreach program has professional phlebotomists that service nursing homes, rehabilitation hospitals, home draws for home-bound patients, and 15 patient services centers conveniently located throughout southeastern Massachusetts and Rhode Island.
Reliable Medical Laboratory Services Near You
Marked by dedication and professionalism, our Southcoast Health Laboratory Services will give you and your physician reliable reports about your health. Southcoast Health provides laboratory services in Fall River, New Bedford, Fairhaven, Lakeville, Wareham and Westport, MA, as well as Middletown and Portsmouth, RI, and we are proud to provide access to lab testing to these communities. Our professionals will give you their full attention throughout your visit and maintain our overall focus on patient convenience and comfort. If you are in need of our services, find your nearest lab location today, and don’t hesitate to contact us with any questions you may have.