Accredited by the College of American Pathologists (CAP), Singing River Health System’s clinical laboratory services provide specimen collection at various sites throughout Jackson County, including mobile specimen collection for home bound patients. The lab is equipped with state -of-the-art technology in all testing areas with nationally certified staff that produce quality tests results in a timely manner.
Singing River Health System has the only clinical laboratory in the region with floor model molecular instrumentation. The lab manages all aspects of the testing process on-site and report results the same day as specimen collection, fulfilling the commitment to adopt the most effective practices to prevent the spread of infection and improve patient care in the community.
Singing River Hospital’s non-invasive vascular laboratory has been granted accreditation by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC) in Vascular Testing in the areas of peripheral venous testing, extracranial cerebrovascular testing and peripheral arterial testing. This accreditation demonstrates Singing River Health System’s ongoing commitment to providing quality patient care in vascular testing.
Accreditation by the IAC indicates that Singing River Health System has undergone an intensive application and review process and is found to be in compliance with the published standards thus demonstrating a commitment to quality patient care in vascular testing. Comprised of a detailed self-evaluation followed by a thorough review by a panel of medical experts, the IAC accreditation process enables both the critical operational and technical components of the applicant facility to be assessed, including representative case studies and their corresponding final reports.