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Laboratory Services

Palmetto Health offers professional laboratory services 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

We offer professional inpatient diagnostic services as well as outpatient collection services at multiple locations.

Our services include:
  • Chemistry
  • 24-hour blood bank services, including typing and cross-matching blood 
  • Coagulation
  • Flow cytometry
  • Hematology
  • Histology
  • Immunology
  • Microbiology
  • Molecular pathology
  • Transfusion medicine
  • Urinalysis

Our laboratory phlebotomists collect blood as needed from hospital patients and at three outpatient draw stations.

Our diagnostic laboratory is a full-service laboratory that provides testing services for physicians’ offices throughout South Carolina and in southern Tennessee. We have a network of specially-trained couriers to provide flexible scheduling for specimen pickup and supply delivery, and offer same-day and stat service for several counties in South Carolina.

Click here to view and download Palmetto Health Guidelines for Ordering Laboratory Testing on Medicare Beneficiaries.

Our Locations

Palmetto Health Baptist:

Palmetto Health Baptist
Taylor at Marion St., 1st floor
Hours: Monday-Friday, 7 a.m.-5 p.m.
Palmetto Health Baptist Professional Office Building 
1301 Taylor St., Suite 3-N 
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.



Click here to veiw the Palmetto Health Baptist Laboratory Manual/Test Menu

Palmetto Health Baptist Parkridge:

Palmetto Health Baptist Parkridge Draw Station
100 Palmetto Health Pkwy., Suite G-102
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Closed for lunch 12-1 p.m.




Palmetto Health Richland:

2 Medical Park, Suite 104A
Phone: 803-434-7044
Fax: 803-434-7085
Hours: Monday–Friday, 8 a.m. -5 p.m.
Parking available in front and back of 2 Medical Park.
7 Medical Park , 2nd floor, Children's Hospital 
Phone: 803-434-8913
Fax:  803-434-2318
Hours: Monday-Friday, 7 a.m.-5:30 p.m,
Closed for lunch from 12–1 p.m.
Parking available in the garage at 9 Medical Park.
14 Medical Park, 5th floor
Phone: 803-434-1930
Fax: 803-434-5980
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Parking available in the garage at 14 Medical Park.
5 Medical Park, 2nd floor
Phone: 803-434-1047
Hours: Monday-Friday, 7 a.m.-5 p.m.;
Saturday/Sunday, 7 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Click here to view the Palmetto Health Richland Laboratory Manual