Lab Services

Our lab specialists provide fast, accurate and reliable test results 24/7, so you and your doctor can begin discussing a care plan without delay.

Comprehensive, definitive lab services

We offer a complete spectrum of diagnostic testing for all your healthcare needs, whether you’re dropping off a sample, scheduling a lab visit or staying overnight at the hospital.

When to test

Sometimes, you may need routine testing for early detection of age-related diseases. Other times, your doctor may request specialized tests to understand more about a health concern.

Learn more about lab tests your doctor may order.

Convenient access

Save your energy for the things you enjoy. Our labs are conveniently located in your community with extended hours, amenities with your comfort in mind and ample parking.

Understand what to expect when you need lab work.

Standard of excellence

Our labs are accredited by the College of American Pathologists (CAP), the leader in lab quality assurance. This means your care and safety come first. Many labs also hold state awards and designations, as well as accreditation by The Joint Commission, the nation’s oldest and largest standards-setting and accrediting body in healthcare.

For patients


Our Outpatient Laboratory is located within Suite 100, just inside the Medical Plazas entrance. We are open Monday through Friday, 7am – 4:30pm. Our phlebotomists (blood draw professionals) are experienced with children and we have a private room to ease any anxiety. Carent is a community-based alliance of non-profit hospital labs across Colorado, Nebraska and beyond. We partner with Mayo Medical Laboratories.

Learn more about Carent Laboratory Solutions.

We work with these insurers:

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Great West Healthcare
  • HMO Colorado
  • Humana/ChoiceCare
  • PacifiCare
  • MultiPlan/PHCS
  • United Healthcare
  • Secure Horizons/AARP United Healthcare Medicare Advantage

Contact your plan directly to ensure your coverage.

Healthcare Providers

Need fast, accurate, and personalized tests for your patients? Platte Valley’s Laboratory Services provides speedy turnaround times with most STAT testing completed within one hour. Our clinical lab is staffed 24 hours a day.

For esoteric and reference testing Platte Valley Medical Center trusts Mayo Medical Laboratories to extend our quality services.

See the range of tests offered.

Have questions or need additional lab information?

  • Department Phone: 303-498-1430
  • Fax Orders To: 303-498-1516

Learn more about blood donations and their importance.

Contact Carent Labs with your billing questions.

Benefits of MyChart

Patients who have their labs run at SCL Health facilities can view results through MyChart, our patient portal. Learn more about signing up as well as other benefits of using MyChart.

Find a doctor near you.

Find a location

Find a location now to drop off a specimen or to have your labs performed.

Your provider who ordered your test(s) may have given you special instructions for preparing for your lab test. Please follow those instructions exactly as given.

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