Laboratory Services

Laboratory Services at Community Howard Regional Health System enhance patient comfort and convenience in a traditional hospital setting.

The clinical laboratory at Community Howard Regional Health System is comprised of several departments working together toward a common goal; to provide the information physicians need in order to better diagnose and treat patients.

Departments within the laboratory include:

  • Blood Bank Services
  • Coagulation
  • Chemistry
  • Hematology
  • Immunology
  • Microbiology
  • Urinalysis
  • Phlebotomy

Dedicated and highly-trained professionals continuously strive to improve efficiency and turnaround times, with an overall goal of satisfying clinicians and the patients they manage.  The team consists of a physician medical director, an administrative director, medical technologists, medical laboratory technicians, clerical and processing staff, and phlebotomists.

The laboratory was designed with a decided emphasis on workflow efficiency with input from the technical staff. The result is an aesthetically appealing work environment which is well suited to its purpose. The laboratory is located on the first floor of the hospital conveniently across the hall from patient registration.

The facility offers convenient hours Monday through Friday 8:00 to 5:00 and Saturdays 8:00 to noon.  However, we're here 24 hours a day to serve you; nights, weekends, and holidays year round to provide service whenever it may be required.

For more information

We are dedicated to making your testing experience a pleasant one.

Contact us at at 765-453-8437 or e-mail us at

Or click on Preparing for your Lab Tests to learn more about laboratory testing.