Medical Testing & Analysis
Laboratory Services provide outpatient services as well as inclusive laboratory
services for HRRMC inpatients. HRRMC's laboratory is accredited with
the College of American Pathologists. In-house capabilities include blood
tests, body fluid analysis, and microbiology. HRRMC has a blood bank on-site,
making blood readily available to patients. HRRMC's lab is part of
the Bonfils Blood Bank System, providing access to larger quantities of blood.
HRRMC Buena Vista Health Center Lab Blood Draw Hours:
- Monday through Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Appointments are not necessary.
Direct Access Laboratory Testing (DALT)
Direct Access Lab Testing is available at the main hospital lab and at our Buena Vista Health Center
lab. Patients are able to order lab tests from a set menu of tests at
discounted prices without a doctor's order. No appointment is necessary
and patients should register at the front desk. Cash, check or credit
card payment is due at the time of service. Your insurance will
not be billed. Anyone under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
Test results will be mailed to patients. It is your responsibility to
share results with your medical provider.
Laboratory Outpatient Business Hours, except holidays, at the HRRMC main
campus in Salida:
- Monday - Friday: 7:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
- Saturday: 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
- Sunday 7:30 a.m. to noon
Please call for an appointment only if these hours do not meet your needs.
The laboratory is staffed 24 hours a day for inpatients and emergencies.
Kindly check in at the hospital's main registration desk during business
After hours and on weekends, please register in the Emergency Department.
Documents for Clinicians:
Some laboratory tests require 10-12 hours of fasting. Please ask your doctor
or call the lab at (719) 530-2260 to find out what preparations you need
to make before your test.