Fletcher Allen, a Vermont university hospital and medical center, serves all of
Vermont and the northern New York region. Located in Burlington, Fletcher Allen is a regional, academic healthcare center and teaching hospital in alliance with the University of Vermont.
Aesculapius Medical Center Laboratory
The Aesculapius Laboratory is a satellite laboratory of Fletcher Allen Health Care, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine. This laboratory provides on-site services including Point of Care Testing and phlebotomy, for providers at Aesculapius Medical Center.
We see about 70 patients a day and about half of those patients have in-house tests. In addition, these patients often have tests ordered which are sent to the main Fletcher Allen Health Care Laboratory. In-house tests include: Urinalysis/Microscopic, Pregnancy Test, Rapid Strep Test, Fingerstick Hemoglobin and Glucose, KOH and Wet Preps and Hemoccult Blood.
We are licensed as a moderate-level testing laboratory by CLIA #47D0091239 and our laboratory uses the same testing procedures as the Fletcher Allen Laboratory.
Fanny Allen Campus Laboratory
Fanny Allen Campus Laboratory is a satellite laboratory of Fletcher Allen's Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine. The laboratory at the Fanny Allen campus provides services to the Walk-In Care Center, Fanny Allen Operating Room, and to Rehabilitation inpatient and outpatient services. Samples are received from area physician offices. Outpatients may use the Fanny Allen laboratory to have blood drawn. Click here to view Phlebotomy sites and hours. The laboratory is staffed with two technologists and one phlebotomist, Monday through Friday. One technologist remains on duty until the lab closes at 10 p.m. A technologist is on duty on the weekend, for the day shift only.
The instrumentation at the Fanny Allen laboaratory includes: a Johnson & Johnson Vitros 250 Analyzer for Chemistry, a Coulter ACT diff 2 for Hematology and an Organon Teknica MTX for Coagulation. In addition, Urinalysis (Bayer Clinitek 50 ) and Blood Banking are performed on this campus as well as a number of manual procedures.
The following tests are performed at Fletcher Allen's Fanny Allen Campus in Colchester. All of the testing is offered on a STAT basis.
- Urine Pregnancy Test
- Wet Prep
- Occult Blood
- Hemagram (CBC) includes WBC, RBC, Hgb, HCT, MCV, MCH,
- MCHC, PLT
- Sed Rate
Chemistry tests include: Albumin, Alkaline Phos, ALT (SGPT), Amylase, AST (SGOT), Bilirubin (conjugated, unconjugated, and total), BUN, Calcium, Cholesterol, CK, Creatinine, Electrolytes (Sodium, Potassium, Chloride, CO2), Glucose, GGT, Iron, LDH, Lipase, Magnesium, Phos, Total Protein, Triglyceride, and Uric Acid.
Blood Bank includes: ABO, Rh, Antibody Screen, Crossmatch, and Direct Coombs.