The Barnwell County Hospital laboratory offers an array of diagnostic testing for the community we serve. You can expect friendly service, courteous treatment, and fast results at the BCH laboratory.
Our laboratory offers a wide array of services 24 hours a day to meet your needs done on state-of-the-art equipment.
BCH laboratory provides laboratory services to area nursing homes, local physicians, and regional employers. The BCH laboratory staff also participates in community health fairs several times a year.
Our competent and efficient staff conducts laboratory tests in a number of areas:
- Blood Bank
Most of our testing is done in-house with more extensive testing sent to Mullins Laboratories in North Augusta.
Even if your physician is not located in the area, we offer the convienence of having your lab work done locally with the results to sent to your health care provider.
All our laboratory technicians are nationally certified and licensed and competency testing is required on an annual basis for staff.
- Routine Blood work
- Prenatal Screening
- Throat Cultures
- Routine Drug Screening
- Arthritis workups
- Glucose testing
- Pre-admission testing
We also have the most precise cardiac markers on the market for early detection of heart disease as well as sensitive thyroid markers for better diagnosis between hyperthyroidism/hypothyroidism and non-thyroidal illness.
We offer hematology analysis for more accurate patient screening — perfect for oncology and pediatric patients.
Walk-ins are welcome with a physician’s referral. To make an appointment call (803) 541-4370.