By using state-of-the-art technology, training and instrumentation, the laboratory professionals at Newman Memorial Hospital help prevent disease by detecting unknown problems and aiding the diagnosis and treatment of conditions with accurate, timely test results. Lab tests comprise nearly 70% of a patient record and are vital to diagnosis and treatment. Results of lab tests often identify disease in early stages, when possibilities of a cure are greatest and treatment is least costly.
Newman Memorial Hospital laboratory performs testing for hospital patients, outpatients, and outreach clients located throughout Oklahoma, Texas, and Kansas. The laboratory is fully staffed with a team of professionals performing tests in chemistry, immunology, toxicology, hematology, microbiology, transfusion services, and point-of-care testing. The team of laboratory professionals performs testing services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Our analytical capability is supported by a laboratory computer system interfaced to instruments and integrated with the hospital information system with order entry inquiry and remote reporting of results.
We are affiliated with several state and national specialty and reference laboratories.