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Laboratory Services

Get prompt, accurate answers from our state-of-the-art lab.

An estimated 60-70% of all decisions regarding a patient’s diagnosis, treatment, hospital admission, and discharge are based on laboratory testing. At Alomere Health, we operate our own medical laboratory that not only serves our hospital customers, but also the hospitals and clinics in the surrounding communities.

Credentials you can trust.

The Alomere Health Laboratory is under the medical direction of board-certified pathologists, is accredited by the AOA, and is CLIA certified by the CLIA as a highly complex laboratory providing Microbiology, Hematology, Chemistry, Urinalysis, Immunology, Transfusion Medicine, Cytology, and Histology services.

Our Lab Services

Blood Draws

We provide outpatient blood draw and oncology draws in our Specialty Clinic located on the main level of the Alomere Health hospital, next to Medical Oncology.

Health and Wellness Screenings

  • Glucose for diabetes
  • Cholesterol testing
  • PSA for prostatic cancer
  • Cardiac risk assessment
  • Thin prep pap smears
  • Diagnostic Testing
  • Cardiac markers
  • Organ function tests
  • Tissue examination
  • Bacteria cultures

It’s better here.

If you’d like to schedule an outpatient blood draw or a lab test, please call 320-762-6070.

Direct Access Testing

You can take control of your health by ordering tests when you need them, without needing a provider to order it for you. For a comprehensive list of the trusted, secure, and accessible tests we offer, and for more information, click here.

Disease Treatment

  • Monitoring tumor markers during cancer treatment
  • Therapeutic drug testing
  • Antibiotic sensitivity testing

Lab Testing Services

Our lab operates 24 hours a day, with a team of experienced, professionally certified technicians and technologists. We provide a wide range of tests, including:

  • Routine chemistries
  • A1c tests
  • BNP tests
  • General health panels
  • Iron panels
  • Organ panels
  • PSA tests
  • Thyroid testing
  • Esoteric testing
  • B12 tests
  • Folate tests
  • Hormone levels
  • Quantitative hCG tests
  • Tumor markers
  • Hematology tests

These tests consist of CBCs with automated five-part differentials (manual differential if required), prothrombin time, and sedimentation rates.

Additional Tests

  • Serologies done in-house are mono, flu, H. pylori, HIV, RSV and pregnancy tests.
  • Full urinalysis with microscopy
  • Throat screens for Strep A
  • Wound and urine cultures are plated here, and any cultures with growth are referred to the reference lab for identification and sensitivities.