Clinical Laboratory Services

The Laboratory Services Department at Auburn Community Hospital is responsible for providing comprehensive and high quality Clinical and Anatomic Laboratory services for the community. Through the years, the laboratory has developed strong relationships with other hospitals, physician's offices and other healthcare providers and performs over 1.2 million tests annually.  Our facility is an accredited and inspected laboratory of the New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH), by the Joint Commission of Hospitals and the State of New York.

Our Team

Our team is comprised of a Technical Director, Pathologists, Hematologists, Phlebotomists, Blood Bank Specialists, Cytotechnologist, Histotechnologist and Medical Technologists.  Together we are dedicated to providing a professional and compassionate level of care to all patients and physicians utilizing our services with accuracy and rapid turnaround times.   All members of our technical staff are New York State licensed and have years of experience and expertise.  Additionally, we have been, and continue to be, benchmarked among the best laboratory providers in state and national surveys.

Clinical Laboratory Services

Auburn Community Hospital’s Clinical Laboratory provides the following services:

Routine and stat laboratory tests

  • Chemistry
  • Hematology
  • Blood Bank
  • Blood Gas
  • Microbiology
  • Diagnostic Immunology
  • Cytology
  • Pathology Services

Phlebotomy (Blood Draw) services at convenient outpatient sites

We also offer Physician consulting services in Surgical Pathology, Cytopathology Fine Needle Aspiration, Hemopathology and Immunohistochemistry.

Our Technology

The state-of-the art technology that we use, such as Siemens Chemistry Vista and Centaur Analyzers and Abbott Sapphire Analyzers, enable us to deliver extremely accurate test results as well as:

  • Deliver turnaround times for morning blood work for inpatients by 7:15 a.m.
  • Provide Troponin 1 (Cardiac Marker) results within 10 minutes from receiving an order
  • Deliver Hemotology results in less than 5 minutes from receiving an order

Hours of Operation

Outpatient Draw sites available at:

Auburn Community Hospital 

17 Lansing Street, Auburn, NY 13021
Monday - Friday:  7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  
Saturday:  8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
(315) 255-7023


143 North Street, Auburn, NY 13021
Monday - Friday:   8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
(Closed for lunch 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.)
(315) 252-0178

Essential Diagnostics

615 North Seward Avenue, Auburn, NY 13021
Monday - Friday:   8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
(Closed for lunch 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.)
(315) 252-3013

Finger Lakes Medical Care

303 Grant Avenue, Auburn, NY 13021
Monday - Friday:  9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Closed for lunch 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.)
Saturday - Sunday:  9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
(315) 258-7100

Skaneateles Urgent Care

803 W. Genesee Street, Skaneateles, NY 13152
Monday - Friday:  2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. (Closed for lunch 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.)
Saturday - Sunday:  10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
(315) 685-9355

Cato Draw Station

Pine Hill Medical Building
Route 370, Cato, NY 13033
Thursday:  8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Home Draw

Phlebotomy services are available for those unable to physically travel to our outpatient sites. To arrange an appointment please call (315) 255-7023.

For More Information

To schedule an appointment or to request information about our Clinical Laboratory Services, please contact us at (315) 255-7023.