The laboratory at Wheeling Hospital is a full service clinical laboratory that offers patients and physicians a convenient and high quality testing service 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Routine and esoteric procedures are performed daily to provide physicians with diagnostic information as rapidly as possible. Enhancements in the medical technology field are constantly being reviewed and evaluated for the benefit of patients' health. State-of-the-art automation and computerization, combined with a highly skilled technical and support staff, provide better patient care. The staff physicians are board-certified pathologists. The medical technologists, medical laboratory technicians and cytotechnologists are licensed by the State of West Virginia and are registered with the American Society of Clinical Pathologists or the National Certification Agency for Medical Laboratory Personnel.
Accreditation, Licensing and Memberships
American Association of Blood Banks
Center for Disease Control l 47-1006
College of American Pathologists 13909-01
Public Health Service, Food and Drug Administration 1171359
Department of Health & Human Services, Health Care Financing Administration CLIA ID 1D0235691
Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations
National Committee for Clinical Laboratory Standards
West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources
West Virginia Drug Enforcement Administration
Proficiency testing services provided by the College of American Pathologists.