The Department of Laboratory Medicine at Jennie Stuart
is full-service and state-of-the-art. We are open 24 hours per day, seven
days per week.
A staff of approximately 50 professionals including
pathologists, medical technologists, medical laboratory technicians,
phlebotomists, transcriptionists, and office administrators provide the highest
quality services in the following disciplines:
- Surgical Pathology and
- Clinical Chemistry
- Transfusion service and
- Point of Care Testing
- Specimen collection
Accredited by the College of American Pathologist (CAP) since 1980, Laboratory at main campus and the Express Lab specimen collection center located at Jennie Stuart Health’s Eagle Way campus in Hopkinsville serves patients, physicians and other clients from the Pennyrile region and beyond.
Every two years the Department of Laboratory Medicine
undergoes re-accreditation by CAP. This consists of a team of on-site
inspectors that conduct and thorough review process. The inspection
covers all lab record, quality control, procedures, lab staff qualifications,
equipment, facilities, safety, and overall management.