Newman Regional Health

Outpatient Laboratory

Open 24 hours a day. No appointment necessary

The laboratory at Newman Regional Health provides accurate diagnostic test results and support services in a timely and cost-effective manner to our customers. Our laboratory is federally approved and licensed by CMS under CLIA to provide testing for Medicare and Medicaid programs.

Laboratory tests are performed upon the written order of a licensed healthcare provider. The laboratory is open and staffed 24 hours a day to assist you. No appointments are required for routine blood collection.

A comprehensive quality control program has been established to monitor for precision, reliability, and accuracy. All anatomical pathology specimens are reviewed by two pathologists before results are released. The laboratory department is committed to improving quality, processes, turnaround times, and customer service.

The laboratory is operated by pathologists who are board certified in anatomical and clinical pathology, as well as laboratory technologists, technicians, phlebotomists, and office support professionals.

Lab Services

Hematology, Chemistry, Urinalysis, Coagulation, Serology

Routine hematology, chemistry, and urinalysis tests are available at all times. In addition, we perform a variety of specialized tests, including cardiac markers, BNP, drug-of-abuse screens, therapeutic drug levels, and toxicology tests.

Routine coagulation tests available include Protime/PT (with INR), APTT, fibrinogen, and D-dimer testing.

Routine serology tests such as mono test, streptozyme, C-reactive protein, rheumatoid factor, and pregnancy testing (qualitative and quantitative) are available at all times.

Microbiology

Our microbiology department provides identification of disease-causing aerobic and anaerobic bacteria. In addition, we perform antimicrobial susceptibility testing for most aerobic bacteria. We also utilize automated blood culture systems. Rapid antigen testing is available to diagnose infections such as strep throat, influenza, and RSV.

Transfusion

Our transfusion service maintains an inventory of blood and blood components for transfusion to our inpatients and outpatients. We routinely stock red blood cells of all blood types as well as fresh frozen plasma. Plateletpheresis packs and specially prepared red cell units are available by special order. The American Red Cross out of Wichita, Kansas is our blood supplier.

Cytology and Histopathology

The laboratory processes surgically removed tissue for interpretation by the pathologists at Peterson Laboratory Services, P.A. in Manhattan, Kansas.

Occupational Services

The laboratory is a collection site for DOT and non-DOT drug testing, offering this service to Emporia and the surrounding communities. Breath alcohol testing (BAT) is also available. 

Contact

Outpatient Laboratory
Newman Regional Health

Phone: (620) 343-6800 ext. 1202
Fax: (620) 341-7825

Address:
1201 W. 12th Avenue
Emporia, KS 66801

Announcements

Way to Go NRH!!! Rated a Top 10 Hospital in Kansas and Top 100 Critical Access Hospital in the Country!

Check out NRH on FaceBook.

NRH is a "High 5 for Mom & Baby" hospital!

20th Annual Teddy Bear Clinic is Saturday, April 8th 9:30-1:00 at the Flint Hills Mall 

Free Diabetes Community Health Fair is April 20th 4:30-6:00 pm at the Anderson Building 

 

 

 

 

Newman Regional Health
Newman Regional Health (Hospital)
1201 W. 12th Avenue, Emporia, Kansas 66801
Phone: (620) 343-6800
Newman Medical Plaza
1301 W. 12th Avenue, Emporia, Kansas 66801