Pekin Hospital has a full-service, on-site laboratory to serve the needs of our patients and physicians. We provide laboratory testing and pathology services to both inpatients and outpatients. Our lab is College of American Pathology (CAP) and American Society of Clinical Pathology (ASCP) inspected and accredited every two years, ensuring the highest standard of quality. If you have any questions about Pekin Hospital's lab, please call (309) 353-0733.
What on-site testing is available?
On-site testing is available for:
Special Chemistry/Therapeutic Drug Monitoring
Blood Bank and Microbiology
Pathology/Histology and Cytology
Who staffs the lab?
The lab has a very dedicated staff comprised of medical technologists and medical laboratory technicians. The lab's committed techs, along with their advanced equipment, enables excellent turnaround time when it comes to processing specimens.
Does the lab have collection services for healthcare providers?
Outpatient collections are performed in our Patient Service Center Monday through Friday, 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., and Saturday, 6:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Our reference lab provides pick-up of physician office specimens Monday through Friday. We provide collection services and STAT testing for several Pekin nursing homes. Our friendly staff will help you witih any collection questions or issues.
How do I get my test results?
All test results are faxed to your physician. Please contact your physician for results.
What should I do if I am interested in donating my own blood for my surgery?
Contact your physician or the Peoria American Red Cross at (309) 636-4285 for special donation procedures.