Medical Laboratory Services
Passing the Test with Flying Colors
If you need laboratory testing, you can rest assured that you’re
in expert hands at Southeast Georgia Health System’s two outpatient
laboratories. Over the past 50 years, we’ve garnered a reputation
for excellence by constantly improving our services and we stand committed
to offering the highest level of care and patient satisfaction. Our licensed,
full-service laboratories provide outpatient testing as comfortably and
efficiently as possible. It is our mission to provide top quality diagnostics,
along with fast turnaround times and exceptional customer service, to
our physicians and patients.
Our Specially Trained Staff
Our professional laboratory staff is a dedicated and caring team of board-certified
pathologists, registered medical technologists and technicians, skilled
phlebotomists and an efficient, responsive administrative staff. The department
adheres to the highest laboratory standards by participating in a strict
quality assurance program.
- Clinical chemistry
- Transfusion medicine
Our laboratories also provide outreach services to nursing home residents,
assisted living facilities, physician offices and clinics. Both the Brunswick
and Camden locations accept specimen drop-off from health care providers
and our Brunswick laboratory offers daily courier service for pick up.
Our responsive customer service team can help you coordinate our services
at your facility.
Competitive Turnaround Time
At Southeast Georgia Health System, we believe that time is of the essence
when it comes to laboratory work. Most routine testing is completed on
the same day and we offer a comprehensive in-house menu for expeditious
Certification and Accreditation
Our laboratories are accredited by the following organizations to ensure
that we maintain the highest performance standards:
Insurance and Billing
Southeast Georgia Health System participates with most health plans and
will perform third party and guarantor billing.
Healthy Partners Articles
Healthy Partners, Fall 2020
Many heroes emerged during the COVID-19 pandemic. Frontline health care
workers commanded much praise, but other heroes were relatively unnoticed.
By working behind the scenes 24/7, 365 days a year, the Southeast Georgia
Health System Laboratory Services team provides an essential, lifesaving
service. “We’re involved in the care of almost every hospital
patient,” says Patrick Godbey, M.D., FCAP, laboratory director and
chief, Department of Pathology, on the Southeast Georgia Health System
Brunswick Campus. “The vast majority of medical decisions and diagnoses
are made in our lab. We also play a major role in determining treatments