Othello Community Hospital provides a wide range of clinical laboratory services 24 hours per day, seven days a week. Our state-of-the-art equipped laboratory is staffed with highly qualified medical technologists. It is licensed by the Washington State Department of Health and operates under the supervision of a consulting pathologist. We work closely with our physicians to help them make quicker and better decisions for their patients. Tests are provided in the following categories:
Complete metabolic profile, therapeutic monitoring, cardiac screen and lipid profiles (cholesterol, triglycerides, HDL, and LDL).
Performs complete blood counts for chemotherapy patients and people with ailments such as anemia.
Types and processes blood for patient transfusions.
Assists in the diagnosis of infections such as urinary, respiratory, or blood.
Screens for diseases such as mononucleosis, rheumatoid arthritis, and auto-immune antibodies indicative of diseases such as multiple sclerosis and monitors anticoagulant therapy.
Evaluates kidney functions, abuse of drugs detection.
For outpatient specimen collections, you may come to the laboratory Monday through Friday between 8:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. We will gladly accommodate specimens at other times with prior arrangement. Please note that a physician order is required for all tests.