Laboratory Services

The laboratory at Madison County Memorial Hospital provides high quality, full service testing for both adult and pediatric patients. Clinical Laboratory Scientists run routine tests on specimens to provide information needed to diagnose and/or monitor treatment.

Common laboratory tests/services include assays to detect anemia, diagnose diabetes, Strep throat, Cardiac Infarction and Stroke and provide blood transfusions to a motor vehicle accident victim.

Our services are certified by The Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services. Clinical laboratory services provided:

  • Hematology
  • Chemistry
  • Urinalysis
  • Coagulation
  • Blood Banking

We also perform pre-employment, random, and post-accident drug screen collections. A number of specialty tests are offered through Quest and Lab-Corp (courier service is available Monday through Saturday).

MCMH Laboratory is now offering new tests:

  • RSV
  • C Diff
  • Vancomycin

Histology and cytology are provided in conjunction with Ketchum, Wood & Burgert Pathology Associates of Tallahassee, Florida.

MCMH laboratory uses state-of-the-art instrumentation to assure all testing is performed with the latest technology. Our laboratory is staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Our team consists of Phlebotomists, Licensed Medical Laboratory Technicians and Technologists. We handle our test with expediate timeliness and professionalism.

What to Bring:

Bring your insurance cards, photo ID, physician/provider service order including telephone and fax numbers.

Hours of Operation:

Out-Patient Services

Monday - Friday
7:30 am - 4:00 pm

Drug Screens

Monday - Thursday
8:30 am - 4:00 pm

8:30 am - 1:00 pm


Outpatient laboratory services are available on a walk-in basis and no appointment is necessary. However, an appointment is required for Therapeutic Phlebotomy and DNA testing.

Handicapped Patients:

We have handicapped parking and ramp ways located outside the Outpatient Services Entrance for your convenience.


Kathy Greathouse, MLS (ASCP) CM
Laboratory Manager

Medical Director : Dr. Nicole Balmer, MD