Department of Pathology & Laboratory Services

Mission and Vision

Provide Soldiers, Family Members and beneficiaries of Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center with high quality and timely customer–focused clinical and anatomic pathology support and services. Establish a culture of excellence through training, development and technology to optimize workflow and meet customers' needs and expectations.

Hours and Location

Location Phone Number Hours
Darnall Army Medical Center
1st Floor
Collection Area
288-8200 7 a.m. – 4:15 p.m.
Monday – Friday
Darnall Army Medical Center
2nd Floor
Main Laboratory
288-8200 7 a.m. – 4:15 p.m.
Monday – Friday
Bennett Health Clinic
Building 420
31st Street & Battalion Avenue
Fort Hood
618-8105 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Monday – Friday
(Blood Collection 7:30 a.m. – 4:15 p.m.)
Monroe Health Clinic
Building 33003
74th Street & Battalion Avenue
Fort Hood
618-8784
286-5316
618-8766
6:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Monday – Friday
(Blood Collection 6:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.)
C. Thomas Moore Health Clinic
Building 2245 58th Street & 761st Battalion Ave
Fort Hood
285-6415
285-6326
7 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Monday – Friday
(Blood Collection 7 a.m. – 4:15 p.m.)
Troop Medical Clinic #12
Building 7015 Murphy Loop,
Hood Army Airfield
Fort Hood
288-3150 7 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Monday – Friday
(Blood Collection 7:00 a.m. – 2:15 p.m.)
Troop Medical Clinic #14
Building 5601
Headquarters Ave
Fort Hood
287-5307 7 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Monday – Friday
(Blood Collection 7:15 a.m. – 3:15 p.m.)
Open weekends as necessary
Russell L Collier Health Clinic
94043 Loop Road
Fort Hood
288-3600 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Monday – Friday
(Blood Collection 7:30 a.m. – 4:15 p.m.)
SRP Iron Horse Gym
37017 Old Ironsides
Fort Hood
285-6574
535-2084
8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Monday – Friday
Red River US Army Health Clinic
Red River Army Depot,
Building 468
Texarkana, TX 75507
(903) 334-3608
(903) 334-2155
7 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Monday - Thursday.
Friday 7 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Copperas Cove Medical Home
458 Town Square
Copperas Cove, TX 76522
553-5817 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Monday – Friday
Harker Heights Medical Home
Market Heights Shopping Center
201 East Central Texas Expressway
Harker Heights, TX 76548
553-5922 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Monday – Friday
Killeen Medical Home
3404 Kaydence Court
Killeen, TX 76542
553-6032 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Monday – Friday

Overview

The Department of Pathology (laboratory) provides clinical laboratory, diagnostic testing and anatomical pathology services for Darnall Army Medical Center and its outlying clinics. It is also a training site for Phase II Medical Laboratory Technicians from the Army Medical Department Center & School at Fort Sam Houston, Texas.

On a typical workday, approximately 200-300 patients are seen in the main laboratory and its outlying clinic laboratories for testing and specimen collections. Additionally, ward round services are provided Monday through Friday at 6:00 a.m.

Patient Reception & Phlebotomy

  • Providers enter requested tests into an electronic database.
  • Eligibility to receive tests is verified by the Military ID card.
  • Labels for tests are electronically generated based on information entered by providers.
  • Laboratory requests from Civilian Providers.
    • Patients must obtain an Eligibility Statement from the Outpatient Medical Record Branch.
    • Civilian test requests are stamped with a DEERS Eligibility Stamp.

The Department of Pathology is accredited by the College of American Pathologist (CAP),offsite link in new window as well as the American Association of Blood Banks (AABB).offsite link in new window It is also registered with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).offsite link in new window


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