Physicians & Departments

Laboratory

Contact us:

Telephone: 1-508-957-0160
Fax: 1-508-696-8298

Martha's Vineyard Hospital offers a full-service, CAP-certified laboratory for inpatients and outpatients ranging from newborns to seniors. Laboratory testing services include:

  • Routine Chemistry
  • Therapeutic Drug/Toxicology
  • Special Chemistry, including fertility hormone testing
  • Hematology/Coagulation
  • Serology, including Lyme testing
  • Blood Bank/Immunohematology
  • Bacteriology
  • Urine
  • Stool
  • Glucose Tolerance
  • Drug Screening

For our patients convenience, the Laboratory offers early morning and weekend hours for specimen collection.

  • Mon-Fri 7 am to 5 pm
  • Sat 9 am to 11 am
  • Most Holidays (Please Call)

Physician orders are required, but no appointment is necessary except for Glucose Tolerance Testing and Drug Screening.

Outpatient registration is in the ER Waiting Room. Please check in there prior to going to the Lab for your test.

Sharps Drop-off Program

For members of the Vineyard community who seek a safe method to dispose of used needles and syringes.

DROP-OFF INSTRUCTIONS:

Place used needles/syringes in a puncture-proof container and tape it securely closed. A clearly marked receptacle is available in the Lab's Waiting Room located just past the Main Lobby - 1st door on the left after the elevators.

7:00am - 5pm
Monday-Friday (except holidays)

Please - no medical waste from verterinary, dental or other professional practices.

Download our Laboratory information/instruction forms:
Lab: Stool Collection Instructions
Lab: Urine Collection Instructions