Laboratory Services

The SMC Laboratory can do blood tests for any physician – even your specialist from outside the Silver Valley – with a physician’s order.

We are proud to offer the following services:

  • Chemistry
  • Hematology
  • Coagulation
  • Serology
  • Urinalysis
  • Transfusion Services
  • Specimen collection
  • PKU Testing
  • Paternity Collection
  • Occupational Drug Screen Collection
  • Business Wellness Programs
  • Other reference tests as needed

WHY USE THE SMC LAB?

Rapid Service: Our goal is to help our customers within 15 minutes.

Same Day Results: Results are faxed to your physician within 4 hours of collection. If results are critical, we call your doctor to make sure they are notified as soon as possible.

No Medicare Co-Pay. Medicare patients with approved testing have no out-of-pocket costs.

NO APPOINTMENT NECESSARY – OPEN EVERY DAY TO SERVE YOU

Monday – Friday 6am to 10pm
Saturday & Sunday 6am to 6pm
Holidays 6am to 9am

WHO DOES LAB TESTS?

A Medical Technologist (MT) has a 4 year college degree. A Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) has completed a 2 year degree. They have passed tests to be nationally certified by the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP).

SMC Laboratory is certified by the Idaho Department of Health & Welfare and meets the federal regulations of the Clinical Laboratories Improvement Amendments (CLIA). We participate in proficiency testing from the American Proficiency Institute (API), Wisconsin State Laboratory of Hygiene (WSLH), and American Association of Bioanalysts (AAB).