Laboratory


Jeffrey Vince, Director (985) 795-4344

Riverside Medical Center Laboratory is accredited by the Joint Commission.

Laboratory – RMC laboratory is a full service lab that provides 24 hours a day, seven days a week, coverage.

The laboratory takes pride in accepting all patient orders from any physician’s office so that all our patients needs may be accommodated here at home.

The laboratory also provides services for local nursing homes and home health agencies.

Some of the testing that the laboratory performs includes the following: Iron, Total iron binding capacity (TIBC), Vitamin B12, Folate, C-reactive protein, Rheumatoid factor, Traceable creatinine, Glomerular filtration rate (GFR), Beta HCG, Micro albumin, Cholesterol, Triglyceride and Prealbumin testing.

The laboratory provides quality care with the latest technology in laboratory equipment and is accredited by the Joint Commission.

The laboratory provides a full range of testing, any testing that can not be performed in house will be sent out to a reference lab for testing.

The department provides quality patient care with highly qualified personnel.

There are full-time technologists that work different shifts for 24-hour, 7-day a week coverage with phlebotomists on all shifts.

Each technologist operates as a Generalist performing all duties in the laboratory with the exception of Microbiology; there are specialized technologists that perform Microbiology.

We offer all laboratory services including Chemistry, Hematology, Coagulation, Urinalysis, Microbiology, and Blood Banking.

Our Mission
The mission of Riverside Medical Center is to provide high quality health care services in a safe, compassionate and cost efficient environment to the residents of Washington Parish and the surrounding area.
Riverside Medical Center
Address:   1900 Main Street
                   Franklinton, Louisiana
                   70438-3688

Phone:      (985) 839-4431
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