Department Spotlight – DCH Laboratory

The laboratory at Decatur County Hospital is equipped to provide inpatient, outpatient, and emergency lab services for the community using state of the art equipment. Our laboratory staff takes orders from any doctor, not only local providers. For emergencies, we keep blood in house for transfusions. We provide diagnostic testing for non-emergent outpatient patients Monday through Friday from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m, and on weekends by appointment from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Some of the services our laboratory provides:

  • Thyroid function
  • Cardiac profile
  • Liver profile
  • Therapeutic drug monitoring
  • Hemoglobin
  • Urinalysis
  • Drug screen collection
  • Therapeutic phlebotomy
  • Blood transfusions

For more information, call 641-446-2232.

Our Team: Ashly Green, Melissa Toney, Liz Anderson, & Becky Andrew