Pathology and Laboratory Overview
The Department of Pathology (laboratory) provides clinical laboratory, diagnostic testing and anatomical pathology services for the medical center and all outlying clinics. The department collects about 300 specimens for testing. Clinical pathology is comprise of chemistry, hematology, microbiology, serology and immunology, transfusion medicine.
Pathology and Laboratory scientists use the latest equipment and evidence-based laboratory protocols to provide the Fort Hood community exceptional service. If you have questions about pathology or laboratory services or processes, please contact us at (254) 553 - 4384 or (254) 553 - 4385.
The department is also the Phase II Medical Laboratory Technicians training site.
Patient Specimen Collection
Beneficiaries with an order for laboratory tests may report to the laboratory for assistance with specimen collection. Your healthcare provider will provide information and preparation instructions. Please bring your military ID card.