The Val Verde Regional Medical Center laboratory is a 24-hour, full-service lab with day, evening and night shifts serving inpatient and outpatient needs.
The registered medical technologists are motivated, competent and dedicated. These medical technologists are registered by the American Medical Technology Association and the American Society of Clinical Pathologist. Our laboratory has a medical director who oversees the clinical activities and a technical administrative director who oversees the testing and operations.
The following are some of the various tests that can be performed:
The modern equipment includes:
The blood bank department uses the Ortho gel system with plans to be automated in the near future.
In order to obtain a specimen for testing, the patient’s physician must request the test.
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