Newton-Wellesley Hospital Laboratory offers clients a comprehensive menu of testing capabilities including: blood bank, chemistry, cytology, hematology, histology, microbiology and pathology. Log on here for the Newton-Wellesley Hospital Laboratory Test Manual (Login: NWH; Password: NWH).
Personalized clinical and cytology/pathology requisition forms are provided, which lists the most common tests offered through our Laboratory:
If you need a test added on after the specimen has already left your facility, please complete the Add On Test Request form (xls), fax to 617-243-6767 and call Customer Service at 617-243-6300 to confirm receipt of the request.
For specimens that will be dropped off in person, please review our Specimen Drop-Off Guidelines (pdf) for locations and instructions.
For specimens that are coming to Newton-Wellesley's Laboratory for testing, collection supplies are provided and delivered to clients at no charge.
For a quick reference sheet of what type of culture swab to use for a given test, please review our Collection Devices for Cultures (pdf) sheet.