Description of Services
The laboratory department provides all required laboratory services, either on-site or off-site through military or contracted civilian laboratory services. It provides Clinical and Anatomical Pathology services; transfusion services to support patient care, and serves as a primary reference laboratory and consultative services for Branch Medical Clinic Capodichino.
Laboratory hours is designed to provide convenient and timely service.
The phlebotomy area is open Monday to Friday from 0800 to 1600. Closed on Tuesday afternoons, weekends, and holidays.
The main laboratory operates 24 hours a day seven days a week to meet the need of our patients.
Around the clock, professionals in the Laboratory at the U.S. Naval Hospital, Naples, Italy provide vital information to Health Care Providers.
They do so by performing a variety of laboratory procedures, which range from identifying microorganisms that cause disease to operating sophisticated instruments that analyze blood, tissues and other body fluids to providing data to support the patient clinical diagnosis.
These professionals are trained in specimen processing and mail-out, Hematology, Chemistry, Immunology, Serology, Urinalysis, Microbiology, Blood Bank, Cytology and Histology.
They are dedicated to providing quality care services, patient confidentiality, and treating every specimen as being vital to patient care. For information, please feel free to contact us