The clinical chemistry laboratory is a 24/7 service, offering a wide menu of tests encompassing high-volume automated chemistry, endocrine, therapeutic drug monitoring, clinical toxicology, and other specialized testing
Total laboratory automation instrumentation allows specimens to be processed, centrifuged, aliquoted, and analyzed without human intervention, increasing laboratory efficiency.
We are a clinical resource, with technical expertise available 24 hours-a-day to discuss individual cases, practical questions, and patient care issues.
The clinical hematology laboratory offers a wide menu of assays including high-volume automated hematology and coagulation tests, evaluation of urine and other body fluids, and specialized testing in coagulation, hemoglobin electrophoresis, and more. We support patient care by providing quality results and test interpretation while sustaining clinical research and promoting medical education in laboratory diagnosis and management.
Our laboratory analyzes specimens 7 days a week, 24 hours a day. We are a clinical resource, with technical expertise available 24 hours-a-day to discuss individual cases, practical questions, and patient care issues. Board-certified hematopathologists support the technical staff, review difficult cases, and perform daily consultative services.
The clinical microbiology laboratory offers state-of-the-art infectious disease diagnoses and consultative services for the clinical staff and physicians throughout Massachusetts. We support patient care by providing quality results and test interpretation while sustaining clinical research and promoting medical education in laboratory diagnosis and management. We use both traditional microbiological and modern molecular techniques routinely.
Staff expertise include:
- bacteriological analysis
- antibiotic susceptibility testing
- tick-borne pathogens
- molecular microbiology
- bioterrorism preparedness
We are a clinical resource, with technical expertise available 24 hours a day to discuss individual cases, practical questions, and patient care issues.
Baystate Pathology is an academic pathology group practice serving patients and providers in Massachusetts. All of our anatomic pathologists are certified by the American Board of Pathology in anatomic pathology, and many have other subspecialty board certifications, and are nationally recognized experts in their respective fields.
Their combined diagnostic skills and diverse subspecialty qualifications, along with Baystate's state-of-the-art technology, deliver the highest quality diagnostic services available.
We have expertise in the following subspecialties:
- Anatomic Pathology
- Electron Microscopy
- General Surgical Pathology
- General Tumor Pathology
- Breast Pathology
- Pulmonary Pathology
- Prostate/ Genitourinary Pathology
- Perinatal/ Placental Pathology
- Oral Pathology
- Autopsy Pathology
- Molecular Pathology
As a nationally recognized laboratory with a focus on clinically-oriented service and diagnostic excellence, education, and translational research, the cytopathology service of Baystate Pathology routinely handles a broach range of specimen types. Liquid-based gynecologic specimens (Pap tests) are fully computer-imaged using the ThinPrep Imaging System, with additional tests available on a single Pap specimen vial, including:
- Pap test morphologic review
- HPV DNA testing
- Gonorrhea, chlamydia, and trichomonas testing