Cedarcrest Hospitals provides both inpatient and outpatient laboratory testing. We are committed to serving our patients in the most efficient, caring manner possible.
We offer wide range of services which includes:
Blood bank services
Outpatient testing - 24 Hours Services
No appointment is needed.
Preparing for a blood test
Some tests have special requirements. Usually only Lipids, Cholesterol and Fasting-Glucose require 10-14 hours of fasting. Special instructions are available for other tests, such as 24-hour urine collections, Occult Blood, Flu/RSV specimens and Culture Services.
Referring Patients for Laboratory Testing
The laboratory performs testing based on requests from persons authorized by law to write laboratory test orders (i.e., physicians, PAs and ARNPs).The laboratory utilizes consistent procedures to ensure appropriate order and specimen receipt, identification, assessment, test order accessioning and accurate billing.Referring Hospitals must provide written orders via a laboratory requisition or a prescription form. Paper orders for laboratory testing will contain the following elements for acceptance:
Name and address of physician or legally authorized person ordering the test
Patient identification utilizing at least two unique identifiers (full name and medical record number or date of birth)
Patient date of birth
Orders for specific laboratory tests
Time and date of collection
Source of specimen
Contact the Laboratory services: +234 8090271915 or +2348090365806