Laboratory services at Saint Francis Hospital South play a vital role in a patient's treatment. Laboratory services encompass all disciplines of clinical and anatomic laboratory medicine. The laboratory is staffed 24 hours a day, seven days a week by certified laboratory professionals. Many of the staff members have specialty certifications 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. Physicians may order multiple sets of laboratory testing to determine the proper course of treatment.