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Laboratory at Garnet Health Medical Center - Catskills, Harris

  • Laboratory at Garnet Health Medical Center - Catskills, Harris
  • Laboratory at Garnet Health Medical Center - Catskills, Harris
  • Laboratory at Garnet Health Medical Center - Catskills, Harris
  • Laboratory at Garnet Health Medical Center - Catskills, Harris
  • Laboratory at Garnet Health Medical Center - Catskills, Harris
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Phone Number: 84579433002198


Hours vary - see below for details.

location

68 Harris Bushville Road
Harris, NY 12742

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Laboratory at Garnet Health Medical Center - Catskills

Serving our community of Sullivan County, the Garnet Health Medical Center – Catskills’ Department of Laboratory Medicine provides diagnostic testing that helps identify and monitor the medical conditions of patients. Our Department of Laboratory Medicine has been fully accredited by the College of American Pathology (CAP).It is also accredited by the American Association of Blood Banks (AABB) and is licensed by the New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH).

We offer the largest diagnostic testing laboratory in Sullivan County. Our lab performs approximately one million tests annually. 

Laboratory Services - Harris Campus

Blood Drawing

Outpatient hours: Monday through Saturday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Closed on Saturday and Sunday.

Appointments are not necessary. However, you may call for an appointment if you are unable to come during regular hours. We will do our best to accommodate you.

Glucose tolerance testing is available Monday through Friday. Please call for an appointment.

Legal Urine Drug Collection

The service is available Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. for routine collections, and 24/7 for post-accident collection. Our staff follows federal guidelines. Employers can set up an account by contacting our Specimen Processing Supervisor at 845-794-3300 ext. 2385.

Microbiology

Our microbiology laboratory has the latest technology, including rapid DNA probe (PCR) testing for detecting and identifying the micro-organisms that may cause an infection. Our technologists run sophisticated tests to determine which antibiotics are appropriate to treat infections based on sensitivity patterns. We routinely screen our patients for resistant pathogens such as MRSA.

Chemistry

Our state-of-the-art chemistry laboratory provides blood and urine testing. Among the tests that your health care provider may request are lipid levels, electrolytes, blood sugar, indicators of heart disease, drug levels, tumor markers, fertility testing, hormone levels and hemoglobin A1C. With two new analyzers, the laboratory can quickly provide test results to physicians to aid in the diagnosis and treatment of patients with suspected heart attacks, high cholesterol, drug overdoses, infertility, thyroid disorders, rheumatoid arthritis, cancers and other diseases.

Hematology

Our hematology laboratory has state-of-the-art equipment that can perform hematological evaluations, coagulation studies used in diagnosis, treatment and monitoring of medication, and urine testing for urinary tract functions.

Blood Bank

Our AABB-accredited Blood Bank offers blood typing, antibody screening, crossmatch, titer and prenatal services. We also sponsor a monthly donor drive in conjunction with the American Red Cross. Our donor recruitment efforts have received national recognition.

Laboratory Services - Grover M. Hermann Hospital Division

Many laboratory services are also offered at the Grover M. Hermann Hospital Division campus in Callicoon, New York.

Callicoon Lab Hours
Monday – Friday: 8:00 AM – 12:30 PM
Closed on Saturday and Sunday

Testing performed on site includes:

  • Point of care coagulation testing by fingerstick (with a physician order specifying point of care or fingerstick collection)
  • Coagulation testing (sample collection by venipuncture)
  • Cardiac tests
  • General chemistry testing
  • Transfusion services
  • Hematology
  • Urinalysis