The Banner Lassen Medical Center laboratory provides both inpatient and outpatient testing.
We are committed to serving our patients in the most efficient, caring manner possible and to giving accurate and timely results to your physician. Our laboratory staff members are certified clinical laboratory scientists and phlebotomists.
Our laboratory offers the following diagnostic tests:
- Blood Draws—all ages, including pediatric and neonatal patients
- Screens for strep, mono, pregnancy and RSV
- Glucose tolerance tests
- Gestational screens
- Newborn screens—PKU test and supplemental screening
- Chemistry/lipid panels
- Drug screens
- Breath alcohol – Banner Draw Station
- Therapeutic drug levels
The majority of testing is conducted within our facility; however, we do work with both Mayo Reference Laboratory and Horizon Laboratory as reference laboratories.
The Banner Lab Draw Station located on Paul Bunyan Drive is open Monday – Friday from 7 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. closed from 11:30 p.m. -12:30 p.m. for lunch. The laboratory located in Banner Lassen Medical Center is open daily from 7 a.m.– 5:30 p.m. for outpatients closed from 11:30 p.m.-12:30 p.m. for lunch.
Several of our major equipment platforms are new, including our coagulation analyzer, hematology ananlyzer and chemistry analyzer.