Beth Israsel Deaconess Hospital - Plymouth

          

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The Beth Israel Deaconess - Plymouth Laboratory offers a wide range of services including:

  • Blood banking: blood products, blood typing, and products for transfusion.
  • Chemistry: the science concerned with detection of chemical substances (qualitative analysis), or determination of amounts of substances (quantitative analysis), naturally produced or artificially introduced in the body.
  • Coagulation: testing the process of blood cells clumping together to form a clot.
  • Cytology: the science of the formation, structure, and function of cells.
  • Hematology: the science concerned with blood, blood-forming tissues, and diagnosis of disorders in blood.
  • Histology: the study of the microscopic structure of tissue.
  • Pathology: the study of the structure of normal, abnormal, diseased, or injured tissue.
  • Phlebotomy: the process of withdrawing blood from a vein.
  • Microbiology: the scientific study of microorganisms.
  • Serology: the scientific study of fluid components of blood, especially antibodies and antigens.
  • Urinalysis: analysis of the urine.

The laboratory performs about 1million tests per year at 7 collection stations and provides services for inpatients, outpatients, the Emergency Department, the Beth Israel Deaconess - Plymouth Club Cancer Center, local nursing homes/skilled care facilities, rehabilitation facilities, physician offices, and government agencies.

Laboratory staff include MD Pathologists, administrative staff, technologists, lab assistants, and clerical staff.

The Beth Israel Deaconess - Plymouth Laboratory is licensed and/or accredited by the following organizations:

For lab related questions, call the main lab at (508) 830-2170.

For instructions on the collection of specimens, click here.

BID-Plymouth
275 Sandwich Street
Plymouth, MA 02360
(508) 746-2000

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