Laboratory and Pathology - Battle Creek VA Medical Center
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Battle Creek VA Medical Center

 

Laboratory and Pathology

Laboratory and Pathology
What We Do

The Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Service serves both inpatients and outpatients.  The Service provides blood drawing and a broad range of clinical laboratory testing on a variety of specimens in:

  • Chemistry
  • Hematology
  • Microbiology
  • Coagulation
  • Urinalysis
  • PCR

Special laboratory tests not performed on-site are available through referral by utilizing other VA laboratories as well as private and reference laboratories.

Key Staff

Clinical Laboratory Manager

Karen Stermer
(269) 966-5600 Ext. 35327

For general program information, call (269) 966-5600, Ext. 31264.

Service Information

Outpatient blood drawing service hours are Monday – Friday, 7:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m and extended hours on Tuesday and Thursday until 6:30 p.m. The blood drawing service is closed Saturdays, Sundays and federal holidays.

Laboratory operations occur from 6:00 a.m. to 12:00 midnight weekdays and 6:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. on weekends and holidays. Limited staffing is available on weekends and holidays to provide tests considered essential for the immediate care of patients.

Contact Info

Location

  • Battle Creek VA Medical Center
    Bldg. 2, Room 2203

Contact Number(s)

  • 269-966-5600 Ext. 31264

Hours of Operation

  • 7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Weekdays, Extended hours on Tuesday and Thursday until 6:30 p.m.