Some laboratory procedures require patient preparation. This may
Special collection timing
Fasting is not required for most tests. We advise our clients to
consult the specific test requested in our Directory of Services and/or
our online Patient Preparation
Guide to determine the need for preparation on the part of your
For a printed copy of our Directory of Services,
contact Main Line Hospitals Laboratory Services Outreach Marketing
Director, Jack Galamb,at 484.580.4004.
Note: Certain tests in the Directory of Services may
require referral to a reference laboratory. In these cases specific test
availability schedules may exist. This is especially true with certain
special coagulation testing. Tests requiring scheduling are identified
in the Directory of Services, and additional information can be obtained
by contacting the Main Line Hospitals Laboratory Services Client Service
Center at 484.580.4200.
For more information, call 1.866.CALL.MLH.