In keeping with our commitment to provide the highest quality health care, our Laboratory offers both clinical and pathology services that are highly sophisticated and computerized.
RRH provides state-of-the-art medical technology in the laboratory. Professional services include an extensive array of diagnostic testing, instrumentation and qualified licensed personnel. The laboratory is comprised of several sections – chemistry, hematology, urinalysis, coagulation, serology, immunology, microbiology, phlebotomy, and blood banking. These services are provided to our community residents and physicians 24-hours a day.
No appointment is needed except for glucose tolerance tests. We have two convenient locations to serve you:
1. The Outpatient Pavilion draw station is open from 6:00 AM-3:00 PM Monday through Friday and is located at 1011 N. China Lake Blvd., at the south end of the hospital. The phone number is 760-499-3422.
2. The Patient Services Center, located on China Lake Blvd. at the north end of the Annex building (to the left of Center Pharmacy) is accessible from the front parking lot. The hours are Monday through Friday 6AM to 6PM and Saturday 8AM to 12PM (noon). The Patient Services Center is closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years. The phone numbers are 760-499-3576 and 760-499-3577.
3. After 6PM and before 6AM, and Sundays, register through the emergency department and the registration staff will arrange for lab personnel to perform the draw.
Routine testing is performed on-site by licensed Medical Technologists, and any testing not performed in the hospital laboratory is sent to ARUP Laboratories. Blood drawing procedures are performed by certified Phlebotomists. The Pathology Department has two histologists who prepare tissue specimens for examination by the Pathologist.
Our services include:
- Chemistry (Biochemistry)
- Transfusion services