The Laboratory Medicine and Pathology department performs all testing services for diagnostic and therapeutic evaluations across the hospital. It is an integral part of the facility as it exists to exceed the expectations of our physicians and improve their ability to care for patients.

 

About 60 per cent of decisions regarding a patient’s diagnosis and treatment plan are based on laboratory test results.

The laboratory specialty areas at LECC include:

 

  1. Blood Transfusion Services
  2. Clinical Biochemistry
  3. Clinical Core Laboratory Services
  4. Immunology
  5. Heamotology
  6. Medical Microbiology