St. Bernards Laboratory Services

St. Bernards Laboratory Department operates with the latest, state-of-the-art equipment that enables our experienced staff to handle a high volume of procedures with speed and accuracy. A large variety of specialized laboratory services are provided in-house at St. Bernards. They include Histology, Bacteriology, Chemistry, Hematology, Blood Bank, Urinalysis, Coagulation, Specimen Processing, Phlebotomy, Serology and TB Fungus.

SBMC Department of Laboratory Services is licensed by the State Department of Health Services and participates in inspection and accreditation programs conducted by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations, College of American Pathologists and the American Association of Blood Banks. The laboratory participates in a broad range of Proficiency Testing surveys. Each section within the department has extensive internal and external quality control programs, which meet and/or exceed all current federal and state requirements.

St. Bernards Reference Lab

The St. Bernards Reference Lab runs courier service to many areas in Northeast Arkansas. Specimens are brought to the Reference lab for processing, and testing is completed in the St. Bernards Laboratory. In addition, there are three locations open for your convenience, where blood can be drawn. Pease bring in the physician's order and your insurance information when getting blood work.

The locations are:

800 South Church Street, 2nd floor
Phone:  870.934.8808
Hours -
8:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday - Friday

3644 West State Hwy 18
Phone:  870.570.0190
Hours -
8:00 am to 4:30 pm, Monday - Friday

1995 Hwy 62/412
Phone:  870.897.7083
8:00 am to 12:00 pm, Monday - Friday

Immediately following is information about the Reference Lab, including specimen collection tips, and the Directory of Services.  For further assistance please call the Reference Lab at 870.207.4901.

Please bring in the physician's order and your insurance information when getting blood work. For questions, contact the Reference Lab at 870.207.4901.

Specimen Requirements