Laboratory

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The Laboratory Department at Chadron Community Hospital & Health Services offers a comprehensive menu of clinical laboratory testing and a professional, caring staff.  Our lab uses state-of-the-art equipment; our highly skilled, competent and certified staff is able to provide testing and timely information to aid physicians in the diagnosis, treatment and detection of disease.  We take pride in our superior quality and excellent service.  The Laboratory department is accredited by COLA; the center for Medicare and Medicaid Services, and Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA). 

Having the ability to conduct medical tests on-site is critical to providing quality health care.  Our department offers a full spectrum of laboratory services essential to every patients needs. 

We provide outpatient and in-patient laboratory services, emergency services, paternity collections and employer requested drug and alcohol collections.

Services provided include:

  • Testing
  • Drug and Alcohol Testing
  • Patient Portal Information for Lab Results

To avoid delays, please have your doctors order with the diagnosis, a picture ID and your insurance cards.

Lab Manager Francesca Roberts, MT (ASCP)
Hours M-F 7:30am-5pm, Saturday 8:30am-12pm
phone       308.432.0273
fax             308.432.0447
 

Fasting

Patients should be fasting 12-14 hours for lipid profile triglyceride testing.  If fasting is required we encourage you to drink water to avoid dehydration, (no other beverage is permitted).  Consult your provider in regards to continuing with your medicines.  Diabetics should consult their medical provider before testing.