Diagnostics and Laboratory Navicent Health

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Navicent Health, Department of Pathology and Laboratory provides comprehensive multi specialty clinical laboratory and pathology services to Navicent Health. Our board-certified pathologists are committed to successful delivery of high-quality patient care and are available for physician consultation.

  • Clinical Laboratory Specialties - Full service Chemistry and Hematology automated Core Laboratory, Microbiology, Serology, Toxicology, Blood Bank and Anatomic Pathology and Cytology.
  • Advanced Technology- Fully automated laboratory specimen processing. Core lab platform includes Beckman DXc and DXi, Beckman coulter, Coagulation analyzers, and Automated Urinalysis instrumentation.

  • Pathology Services - Provided by Associated Pathologists and Medical Center Navicent Health, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine. Our full range of testing includes surgical pathology, on site immuno-histochemistry procedures, hematopathology, breast tumor testing as well as gynecologic and non-gynecologic cytology. FNA by cytopathologist available on request. Intra-departmental consultation available with ~ 50 colleagues for virtually all pathologic specialties.

  • Client services - staffed with experienced clinical laboratory technicians

  • Local Access - Rapid diagnostic turnaround time, same day service available for STAT orders.

  • Experience - On- site board certified cytopathologist and hematopathologist. Experienced Clinical Chemist and Clinical Laboratory Scientist available for consultation.

  • Comprehensive Courier Service - Couriers are available daily and weekends. Stat and on-call service available. After hours lock box pickup scheduled for office convenience. State of the art electronic specimen tracking ensures accurate transport and accountability.

  • Patient Service Centers - 4 convenient lab patient service center sites located in Macon. No appointment necessary. Walk-ins welcome! Free parking.

  • Same Day Testing - most routine labs are performed locally at Navicent Health Laboratory and available same or next day. STAT lab test orders processed and reported within 2 hours of specimen receipt.

  • Remote Result Reporting - remote fax is provided to facility for reporting of routine and STAT results. Print times are scheduled according to client request.

  • Web Based Orders and Results - Lab web based system offers continuous access to results, onsite order entry and capability to interface results into Electronic Medical Records.
  • Quality Assurance and Compliance
    Clinical Laboratory licensure and accreditation:
    • College of American Pathologists
    • American Association of Blood Banks
    • Food and Drug Administration
    • The Joint Commission