Laboratory Services

Laboratory Services

Service Summary

The Laboratory at Alexandra Marine and General Hospital provides Lab services to Inpatients and Emergency clients 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. We are a proud partner of the IHLP (InterHospital Laboratory Partnership


 The following services are provided:

  • Core Chemistry, Hematology, Coagulation and Immunohematology (Blood Bank) testing
  • Infant Hearing Screening services for newborns
  • Microbiology (performed at Stratford General Hospital)
  • Pathology and Cytology (performed at Stratford General Hospital)
  • Point of Care Testing Coordination and Management
  • Referral Lab services
  • Specimen Collection

Your Care Team

Your Care Team in the Laboratory includes Medical Laboratory Technologists and Medical Laboratory Assistants.


Outpatient Blood Work

Lab services for Pre-op, AMGH Hospital Clinics, and pre-arranged Outpatient clients are provided Monday through Friday 08:00-14:00.

For routine community Outpatient bloodwork, please visit Dynacare across the street (link below).


Preparing for your visit

If the conversation with your doctor and/or Laboratory requisition includes a fasting test, please refrain from eating and drinking at least 12 hours before your blood sample collection time.


A valid Health Card is required for all services, otherwise a fee will be charged.

Additional Resources

Please explore these useful links for more information regarding Laboratory and Blood Services: