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Changes to Lab Services

Due to the evolving COVID-19 situation:

  • If your laboratory visit is of routine nature and can be delayed, please consider booking your appointment at a later date
  • Outpatient Collection Site the the Medicine Hat Regional Hospital:
    • Monday to Friday: 8:00 am to 4:00 pm by appointment only
  • Medicine Hat Collection Site (44 Carry Drive SE):
    • Monday to Friday: 7:00 am to 7:00 pm
    • Saturday: 8:15 am to 4:00 pm

Before booking your AHS laboratory appointment:

  • Please see special considerations as some lab tests can only be booked at a particular lab site and/or at a specific time
  • Please book one appointment by choosing MULTIPLE SERVICES if your lab requisition indicates you require blood test, urine collection, or ECG exams in any combination
  • Some tests can be done at the same time, so choose these required appointments first:
    • Glucose Tolerance
    • Lactose Tolerance
    • Immigration Medical
    • Holter Monitor

The following tests cannot be booked online:

  • Histamine
  • Semen fertility
  • Urea Breath Test*
  • DNA Collection

To book these tests, please call our central appointment booking line at 403-502-8269 / 1-866-232-4732. For hours or more information see Healthcare Locator.

*Urea Breath Test (UBT) has been replaced by the H pylori Stool Antigen Test (HpSAT). No appointment is required for HpSAT. Collection container and instruction sheets can be picked up at your local laboratory if not provided by your physician. UBT is still available in limited situations. Please phone for an appointment if you are approved for a UBT.