Laboratory Medicine

  • Your local hospital has satellite laboratories (specimen collection facilities) both inside each hospital and in the community where you can have your blood work done, or drop off samples.
  • All Lab requisitions are accepted and welcome.
  • Many of our satellite facilities are open Saturdays.
  • ECG’s are available at most sites and are conveniently located for your care.
  • Our public labs perform more than 4 million diagnostic tests on over 225,000 patients annually.
  • Having your blood collected at the public lab means your results are stored in the hospital database and results are always available to your physicians.
  • Continuity of information we provide service while you are in the hospital, after discharge and if you visit the renal, diabetes, transplant, cancer or other hospital clinics.
  • VIHA labs have full complement of specialized Lab Physicians that provide consultation for you and your physician.

Address / Contact Info

Laboratory Medicine NRGH
1200 Dufferin Cres Nanaimo, BCV9S 2B7

Phone Numbers

Phone : (250) 755-7607
Fax : (250) 755-7625

Hours of Operation

Regular hours: 8-2 Monday - Friday


Accessibility features: fully accessible
Can I bring my child?: yes

Service Details

Geographic areas served: Nanaimo
Referral protocol: physician, specialist
Age ranges served: all ages
Languages spoken: English

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Classification Tags

Clinical Headings: Immunizations, Respiratory, Urology

This program was last updated on 01 Jan 2017.