More than 75 percent of the decisions doctors make about your care are based on lab results. Blood, urine or other tests are critical to determining your diagnosis and this information helps your doctor make the best possible treatment recommendations for you.
About Our Services
Outpatient laboratory services offered at PinnacleHealth provide your healthcare team with the most accurate and efficient laboratory results possible, while remaining dedicated to patient safety. That is why PinnacleHealth’s Laboratory Department maintains the highest standards in the field, including top performing pathologists and staff. We are proud to be accredited by the CAP (College of American Pathologists) Laboratory Accreditation Program, and 95 percent of our testing personnel have received either an Associates or Bachelor's degree in Laboratory Sciences.
PinnacleHealth’s laboratory automation systems identify, prepare, and transport specimens for testing. This allows us to:
- Eliminate human errors and improve patient safety using barcode technology
- Provide more precise and consistently reliable test results
- Improve test turnaround time for faster diagnosis and better patient care
Convenient Locations Throughout the Area
PinnacleHealth offers convenient locations on both the East and West Shores. No appointment is necessary. PinnacleHealth outpatient lab locations are open to the entire community as well as PinnacleHealth patients.
CAP And American Association Of Blood Banks Accreditation
Achieving CAP and American Association of Blood Banks accreditation means the PinnacleHealth Laboratory Department meets the highest standards of laboratory excellence designed to improve patient care throughout the hospital.