Van Buren County Hospital laboratory is directed by pathologists from MercyOne Iowa City.

The laboratory offers a complete range of routine and specialty testing procedures to aid in diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease. Requests for tests that are not performed at Van Buren County Hospital’s laboratory are referred by courier to MercyOne Iowa City. Tests which are not performed at MercyOne Iowa City are referred to Quest Diagnostics reference laboratory or University Hygienic Laboratories.

Impact Life is the source of our hospital’s blood supply. Blood donor drives are held periodically within the community.


  • Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments of 1988 (CLIA)

General Staff Services

The Van Buren County Hospital Laboratory provides service 365 days a year so that tests are performed and results are returned in a timely manner.

Customer Areas

  • Inpatients 
  • Emergency Room 
  • Hospital Outpatients 
  • Physician Clinic Outpatients

Analytical Disciplines

  • Serology 
  • Hematology 
  • Coagulation 
  • Urinalysis 
  • Blood Banking 
  • Clinical Chemistry 
  • Microbiology

Cash Wellness Testing

Request lab tests with payment by cash, credit card, or check (insurance will not be billed) through our Cash Wellness Testing program. No appointment is necessary. Available only on weekdays during normal business hours, no weekends. Call 319-293-3171 ext. 1213 if you have any questions about the program.

Cash Wellness Testing Request Form

Lindsey Garcia
Lab Manager

Lab work at Van Buren County Hospital.

Staffed Hours

  • Monday-Friday  |  7:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
  • Saturday  |  7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
  • Sundays and holidays  |  Call back basis

Outpatient Hours

  • Monday-Friday  |  8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Saturday  |  8:00 a.m. - noon
  • Sundays and holidays  |  Call back basis
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