Laboratory Services

We are proud to provide quality outpatient and inpatient laboratory services, including blood work and specimen collections at our hospitals. Our Labs provide full diagnostic services in the areas of anatomic and clinical pathology including histology, cytology, hematology, immunohematology, urinalysis, microbiology and chemistry.

At Mercy, patients will find a caring staff in our laboratories. Fully accredited by the College of American Pathologists and operating within the standards set by the Joint Commission, the Labs handle inpatient and outpatient needs for patients of all ages.

Ensuring Quality

Our Labs employ the techniques of total quality management in order to ensure quality and that patient care needs are met. These quality management techniques include monitoring key indicators, participation in the hospital-wide quality assurance program and responding to input from patients, physicians and hospital staff.

Blood Draws

Our outpatient laboratories perform blood draws for patients with most insurances. Our Labs are authorized draw stations for Quest Laboratory for the convenience of our managed care patients. Appointments are not required for most tests.

Mercy Fitzgerald Lab Services

Quality outpatient lab services, including blood work and specimen collection, are conveniently offered at the Sister Marie Lenahan Wellness Center.

Clinical Outreach provides laboratory services to physician offices and nursing homes. 

Hours of operation are Monday through Friday, 6:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., and Saturday 7 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Walk-ins are welcome. Appointments are not necessary.

Mercy Philadelphia Lab Services

Quality outpatient blood draws are conveniently offered at 501 South 54th Street.

Hours of operation are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Saturday 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Walk-ins are welcome. Appointments are not necessary.

Nazareth Hospital Lab Services

Clinical Outreach

Clinical Outreach provides laboratory services to the homebound patient and nursing homes. A Nazareth Hospital phlebotomist can be sent to the private home to collect samples for lab testing. This service requires a physician’s order so a visit can be scheduled. More information can be obtained by calling the Outreach Information Center at 215.335.7717.

Blood Draws and EKGs 
In addition to blood draws, Nazareth’s Outpatient Laboratory performs  EKGs for patients with most insurances. Please call 215.335.7621 for more information. Appointments are not required for most tests.

Blood Draw Station Hours of Operation

Monday to Friday: 7:15 a.m. to 6 p.m. 
Saturday: 7:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. 

EKG Hours of Operation 
Outpatient Lab, Nazareth Hospital 1st Floor 
Monday to Friday: 7:15 a.m. to 6 p.m. 
Saturday: 7:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. 

For more information, call 215.335.6253.