Avera Sacred Heart’s Clinical Laboratory Department is a full service laboratory and provides 24-hour services to hospitals, clinics and nursing homes.
The Avera Sacred Heart Hospital Laboratory is licensed through the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Act (CLIA)and is part of the Avera Laboratory Network (ALN), which provides reference laboratory testing in a five-state region. Along with meeting CLIA standards, Avera Sacred Heart Hospital Laboratory is accredited by the College of American Pathologists (CAP) and Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO).
Where We Are Located
Avera Sacred Heart Hospital Laboratory
501 Summit St.
Yankton, SD 57078
Phone: (605) 668-8557
Fax: (605) 668-8168
Warren Erickson, Laboratory Director
Richard D. Strom MD, Medical Director
Clinical Pathology Consultation
The following pathology services are provided by Physician’s Laboratory, Ltd.
To reach Physicians Laboratory, Inc., please call (605) 668-8171
Regular Client Service Business Hours - 7:30 am to 5:00pm, Monday - Friday (excluding major holidays)
Extended Client Service Hours - 7 days a week, 24 hours a day including major holidays
Courier Service Coverage - Monday through Friday (except major holidays-New Years Day, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day) For specific courier information call: (605) 668-8173