Saint Francis Health System Laboratory Services play a vital role in a patient's treatment team. Laboratory Services encompass all disciplines of clinical and anatomical laboratory medicine. The department supports diagnosis and treatment of hospital inpatients, outpatients and patients referred from physician's offices or other healthcare facilities.

The laboratory is staffed 24 hours a day, seven days a week by certified laboratory professionals. One third of staff members have specialty certifications and/or master's degrees in their area of expertise.

Testing is performed continuously 24 hours a day within the hospital setting with results available electronically upon completion to physicians and clinical staff.

Laboratory Services boasts a robust outreach program providing a continuum of care for patients of Saint Francis Health System. A number of outreach patient service centers are available throughout northeast Oklahoma and are conveniently located within close proximity to referring physician's offices.

A physician's order is required for laboratory testing.