McPherson Hospital’s laboratory offers comprehensive services and provides accurate and timely test results. The department is staffed 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, to complement all in-house medical needs. 

An advanced computer system that utilizes barcode identification helps guarantee accuracy and tracking of specimens.

A complete blood bank service is also available with blood and blood products provided by the American Red Cross of Kansas in Wichita.  

Common lab studies include:

  • Chemistry profiles to screen for specific disease processes
  • Special chemistry profiles to screen for cancers, heart attacks, CHF and thyroid problems
  • Complete bacteriology services to rule out infections
  • Screening for strep, flu, mono, RSV, pregnancy