Laboratory

Cogdell Memorial Hospital Laboratory offers comprehensive clinical Laboratory and anatomic pathology services. The laboratory is staffed by highly trained licensed Pathologist, Clinical Laboratory Scientists and Phlebotomist.

Hours of Operation

Out-Patient Testing Service Open:
Monday – Saturday from 7:00 am to 6:00 pm
Sunday from 7:00 am to 3:00 pm

In-Patient Testing Service Open:
24 hrs/day, 7 days/week

To Register For Laboratory Tests
  1. Stop at the Laboratory Admissions registration desk, as indicated by the green arrow (also known as the “Rock Wall”)
  2. “Ring the doorbell” at the Lab Main Entrance, as indicated by the blue arrow, when Lab/Admissions registration is complete.
Laboratory Test Directions

The Laboratory is located on the first floor, through the main entrance foyer, 2nd door on the left.

Lab Phone: 325-574-7474
Email: cmh.bdickinson@cogdellhospital.com
Fax (physician orders only) to 325-574-7325
Fax (non-physician orders) to 325-574-7491

Services and test offered

Blood Bank and Transfusion Medicine testing

Blood Group and typing (ABORh) Antibody Screens, Antibody Identification, Direct Anti-globulin test, Crossmatching and Transfusion of Blood, Plasma, Platelets or Cryoprecipitate for patient transfusion and Fetal-maternal Hemorrhage test for D-positive RBC’s in D-Negative Mothers.

Breath Alcohol testing

Ethanol (ETOH) Quantitative Breath test.  Blow into a BAT (Breath Alcohol Test) meter for test results. Test performed 24 hours a day/7 days a week.  The lab has a certified Breath Alcohol Technician.

Chemistry and Special Chemistry testing

Vista Chemistry Analyzer:

    • Acetaminophen
    • Albumin
    • Alkaline Phosphatase
    • ALT/GPT
    • Ammonia
    • Amylase
    • Apolipoprotein A1
    • Apolipoprotein B
    • AST/GOT
    • Beta-HCG
    • Bilirubin Direct
    • Bilirubin Total
    • C3 Complement
    • C4 Complement
    • CA 125
    • CA 15-3
    • CA 19-9
    • Calcium
    • Carbamazepine
    • CEA (Carcinoembryonic Antigen)
    • Cholesterol
    • CK (Creatine Kinase)
    • CKMB (MMB)
    • CO2 enzymatic
    • Creatinine CRE2
    • CRP Cardiac
    • CRP Inflammatory or Infection
    • Digoxin
    • Electrolytes (Sodium, Potassium, Chloride, Carbon dioxide)
    • Estradiol E2
    • Ethanol (ETOH) in Plasma
    • Ferritin
    • Folic Acid (Folate Serum)
    • Free T3
    • Free T4
    • FSH Follicle Stimulating hormone
    • Gentamicin
    • GGT
    • Glucose
    • HbA1c
    • HDL Cholesterol
    • Homocysteine
    • IGA (Immunoglobulin A)
    • IGE (Immunoglobulin E)
    • IGG (Immunoglobulin G)
    • IGM (Immunoglobulin M)
    • Iron and Total Iron Binding Capacity
    • Lactic Acid
    • LDH (Lactate dehydrogenase)
    • LDL Cholesterol Direct
    • LH  (Luteinizing hormone)
    • Lipase
    • Lithium
    • Magnesium
    • Microalbumin
    • Myoglobin
    • NTproBNP and BNP
    • Phenobarbital
    • Phenytoin (Dilantin)
    • Phosphorus, Inorganic
    • PreAlbumin
    • Progesterone
    • Prolactin
    • Protein, Urine or Spinal Fluid
    • PSA Total
    • PSA FREE
    • Rheumatoid Marker F
    • Salicylate
    • T4 Total
    • Theophyline
    • Total Protein
    • Transferrin
    • Triglyceride
    • Troponin I
    • TSH
    • Urea Nitrogen
    • Uric Acid
    • Vancomycin
  • Vitamin B12

Centaur Chemistry Analyzer:

    • Alpha-Fetoprotein (AFP), Anti-Thyroid Peroxidase (TPO),  Cortisol, DHEA SO4,
    • Hepatitis A virus IgM Ab, Hepatitis A Virus Total,
    • Hepatitis B core Ag Total Ab, Hepatitis B surface Antibody (HBsAb), Hepatitis B Surface Antigen (HBsAg), Hepatitis B core IgM
    • Hepatitis C Virus IgG
    • HIV Ag/Ab Combo and P24
    • Insulin, Parathyroid Hormone intact (PTHi)
    • Rubella IgG Ab
    • Sex Hormone Binding Globulin, Syphilis Ab
    • Total T3
    • Testosterone Total and Free, Bioavailable Testosterone Total and Free, Androgen Index
  • Vitamin D 25-OH Total test

Coagulation testing

Sysmex CA660 analyzer
Prothrombin Time with International Normalized Ratio (PT with INR); Activated Partial Thromboplastin Time (PTT)

Hematology testing

Sysmex XN 1000 hematology analyzer
Complete Blood Cell Count with WBC Differential (CBCD), Hemogram, H&H, Platelet Count, Sedimentation Rate (Sed Rate), Reticulocyte Count, Body Fluid Cell counts.

Immunology testing

Flu A and B testing, Respiratory Synical Virus (RSV), Pregnancy test, Strep screen, Fetal Fibronectin Test

Microbiology testing

Beckman Microscan Walkaway 40 Plus Analyzer
Identification and Sensitivity of Bacteria from various sources of the body (Blood, Eye, Genital, Open sours or wounds of the body, Sputum, Stool, Throat, Urine and any other Aerobic and Anaerobic bacterial and fungal Culture sources), KOH preps, Wet Preps, Occult Blood and Gastric Occult blood and pH, C. Difficile Toxin, H. Pylori Antibody.

Outreach Laboratory testing

Any test as necessary.

Parasitology testing

Ova and parasite examination, Malarial Smears, Scotch Tape prep for Pinworms, Microscopic examination of skin for mites, etc.

Pathology & Cytology

Gross and Microscopic analysis of Pathology and Cytology Specimens. These specimens are sent to Ameripath Pathology Group in Lubbock, Texas.

Therapeutic Phlebotomy

Please Schedule this test in advance by calling 325-574-7474.

Toxicology testing

Urine Drug Screen qualitative and quantitative confirmation testing.

Urinalysis and Body Fluid analysis

Macro and Microscopic observation and testing of Urine, Post-Vasectomy Semen analysis.

Urine DOT and Non DOT Drug Screen Collection site

Collection site for many employers to collect DOT and Non–Dot Urine Drug Screen Test.  We have at least 10 certified Urine Drug Screen Collectors and can provide observed collections if necessary.

Wellness blood testing

Provides various wellness panels and profiles for various business and schools in the community.  Call 325-574-7474 for a quote if interested in having your Business or School wellness tested. Other wellness programs the hospital provides are (Flu Shots, Physicals, Radiology testing, Respiratory Testing, etc.). Please call 325-574-7474 if interested.

Billing

The hospital contracts with AmeriPath Pathology Group for the completion of laboratory interpretative and diagnostic tasks (requested by your doctor) pursuant to your specimen. The hospital and pathology group may have separate fee structures and billing procedures and will bill separately.