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Laboratory Services

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When you choose Owensboro Health for your laboratory services, you can feel confident knowing your results are being handled by one of Kentucky's largest and most sophisticated medical laboratories. Under the direction of three board-certified pathologists, we process over one million tests every year. That means experience and expertise you can count on for the most accurate results.

Fast, Convenient Lab Services

We want your experience with us to be as convenient as possible. So we've catered our locations and our hours to fit your needs. Some of the advantages you'll find with Owensboro Health Laboratories include:

  • Extended hours
  • Four outpatient locations
  • Walk-in service
  • No appointment necessary
  • Same day results for providers (web, fax, courier)

Mayo Medical Laboratories Partnership

We partner with Mayo Medical Laboratories for more esoteric pathology needs, or specialty testing that's more complex than most routine lab work. Mayo Medical Laboratories, the reference laboratory for Mayo Clinic, is a distinctive leader in the field of specialized testing and offers consultations with its physicians and scientists. This collaboration strengthens our efforts to provide exceptional laboratory services and patient care to the region we serve.

Laboratory Services Tests

One of the advantages we offer both physicians and patients is the wide range of tests we can perform. Most routine testing is completed on the same day.

Anatomic Pathology

  • ThinPrep Pap Testing with imaging; additional testing available on ThinPrep sample: Chlamydia Trachomatis and Neisseria Gonorrhea, Human Papillomavirus (HPV) and Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV)
  • Fine-Needle Aspiration Biopsies
  • Histology
  • Immunochemistry Techniques
  • Surgical Pathology
  • Frozen Section Analysis

Blood Tests

Our hematology/coagulation services include:
  • Peripheral Blood Studies
  • Diagnostic and Therapeutic Monitoring of Blood Disorders
  • Wide range of Hemostatic Testing

Clinical Chemistry, Urinalysis & Immunoassay

  • Extensive repertoire of Chemical Analytic Quantification through state-of-the-art instrumentation


  • Complete range of Organism Identification and Susceptibility Testing
  • Expert consultants in areas of Bacteriology, Mycology, Mycobacteriology, and Parasitology

Transfusion Services

  • Immediate access to a Regional Blood Center

Outreach Services

  • Available for physician's offices, clinics and industry health fairs
  • Courier service available to physician offices

Contact Us

View more information about our Laboratory Compendium Form or call 270-417-6500 365 days a year, 24 hours a day. 

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