Direct Access Lab Testing

Ortonville Hospital Lab department offers the public an opportunity for lab tests performed through the Direct Access Testing program.

  • The program allows patients to order their own tests
  • Services are available Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on regular business days and Saturdays from 8 to10 a.m.
  • Payment is required by cash or check. OAHS will not bill Medicare or insurances. Direct Access Testing is performed for patient’s convenience at a significant reduction in price because it is done on a cash for service basis only.
  • Lab test results will be mailed directly to the patient, not the patient’s physician. Patients are encouraged to share the results with their healthcare provider.
  • If results are critical, we will attempt to notify you as soon as possible using the telephone number that you provided. You should notify your physician immediately.

INDIVIDUAL TESTS AVAILABLE
(* Indicates a Fasting Blood Test)

  • ABO/RH
  • CBC, no diff
  • *Comprehensive Metabolic Panel  – includes glucose
  • CRP (C Reactive Protein)
  • Free T4
  • *Glucose
  • HCG (Pregnancy screen test) – First-morning urine specimen is best.
  • Hgb A1C (Hemoglobin A1C)
  • *Lipid Profile (Cholesterol, Triglyceride, HDL, LDL, VLDL.)
  • Protime
  • PTT
  • PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
  • Strep Test (Rapid Strep)
  • Thyroid Panel (TSH and Free T4)
  • TSH (Thyroid Stimulating Hormone)
  • Vitamin D

HEALTH PANELS AVAILABLE
(12-hour fast is recommended for best results)

  • General Wellness Screen (Comprehensive Metabolic Panel, CBC-no diff, Lipid Profile and TSH).
  • Women’s Health Panel (Comprehensive Metabolic Panel, CBC-no diff., CRP, Lipid Profile, TSH)
  • Men’s Health Panel (Comprehensive Metabolic Panel, CBC-no diff., CRP, Lipid Profile, PSA, TSH)
If you have questions on Direct Access Testing please contact the OAHS Laboratory at 320-839-4100.

Effective January 1, 2019, the Urinalysis test is being removed from the OAHS Direct Access Testing menu in order to assure that the most appropriate and timely follow-up for a possible urinary tract infection can be completed.   The health of our patients is our priority.  Individuals who are under age 18  can get a urinalysis during a provider visit.  Adults 18 years and older can have a urinalysis performed during a nurse visit by calling 320-839-6157.

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