Your diagnosis and treatment can depend on accurate laboratory testing. Here at Providence Seward Medical & Care Center, the experts in our Laboratory Services Department use state-of-the-art equipment to deliver the highest quality results possible.
We offer a wide range of diagnostic and monitoring tests here in our lab for patients at Providence Seward Medical & Care Center. We also process lab requests from any authorized medical provider.
The tests we perform in our lab include:
- A1C for diabetes monitoring
- Basic and complete metabolic panels
- Complete blood counts wit WBC differentials
- Kidney function tests
- Liver function tests
- PT/INR for coagulation medication monitoring
- Therapeutic drug levels
For specialized testing, we send the specimens to Providence Alaska Medical & Care Center, LabCorp or May Medical Laboratories.
You can walk-in and have a lab test without an order from a provider through our Lab Tests on Demand (LTOD) program. You don’t need an appointment, and except for testing vitamin D levels, your results are typically available the same day. You can pick up your results or have them mailed to you.
The following tests are available with our LTOD program:
- Blood type
- Complete blood count (CBC)
- Comprehensive metabolic panel
- Fasting glucose
- Lipid panel
- Thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH)
- Vitamin D