The department is equipped to carry out a wide range of tests in the areas Hematology, Biochemistry, Histopathology Clinical Pathology, Serology Immunology and Microbiology.
The department operates round the clock on all days to ensure that tests are carried out and reports are made available on time for in-patients as well as out-patients.
The test menu consists of more than 900 tests and over2500 tests are carried out everyday in the laboratory.
The samples on outpatient basis and in-patient basis are accepted round the clock by the Department and the processing of the test is done as per the request of the patient or the clinician.
The results of the routine in-patients’ investigations are displayed “on line” in the wards and the ICUs of the Hospital.
The turnaround time is faster than that of most other laboratories in the city.
The department has all modern state of art auto analyzers. All equipment is well maintained.
There are multiple quality checks and the Department goes through internal, external quality assurance programs and also does inter laboratory comparative assays to maintain the quality of reports issued to the patients.
Special tests are performed as per the laboratory schedule but on patient’s request or clinician’s request the service is provided under certain conditions.
Reports are dispatched on the same day for all routine tests and on scheduled days as per the protocols of special tests.
The department has a team of four senior doctors, two junior doctors and four resident doctors. There are all well qualified and trained technicians in the department to man the department round the clock.
The Department of Microbiology is recognized by the International Organization of Immigrants for doing all work on tuberculosis. The quality of the work is audited by personnel from CDC Atlanta.
The department conducts continuous medical education for its staff.
For queries contact: 0226568208 / 8209