The Laboratory at Shanghai United Family Hospital operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, providing laboratory services in English and Mandarin to both inpatient and outpatient populations of all ages. We can perform many tests which include hematology, immunology, chemistry, microbiology, body fluids, as well as a series of tests for pregnant women. We are dedicated to providing accurate, informative and timely testing.
Our laboratory is equipped with automatic and advanced equipment in an optimal environment. All of our lab employees are professionally licensed and have much working experience in clinical laboratories. Many of our employees have previous work experience in other international hospitals.
In our laboratory, performance is always under standardized control. We strictly follow international rules and procedures set out for a clinical laboratory. All tests undergo CAP (College of American Pathologists) proficiency testing surveys and China proficiency testing in order to ensure that the results are compatible with other international laboratories.
We also have a Blood Bank that stores fresh blood so that it is available for routine as well as emergency cases. All donated blood has been screened for transmitted diseases to ensure safety according to international blood bank standards.
Our Laboratory offers the following services, but is not limited to:
- Hematology analysis
- Immunology analysis
- Biochemistry analysis
- Microbiology analysis
- Body fluid analysis
- Toxicology and TDM
- Molecular and genetic study
- Tissue pathology (referral)
- Blood Bank service
- Autologous and allogenic transfusion
- Blood drive
- Over 500 types of tests
Our Laboratory can perform tests with more than 200 items and can provide qualified and timely reports. For more details on which laboratory tests, please contact the hospital at +86 (21) 2216 3900.
For more information about lab results, please click here for an online resource.
Samples from other clinics
Our laboratory can also test samples from other clinics. In order to get timely report, we can report results by fax. We can also arrange driver or courier to fetch the specimen from your clinic if needed.
Fresh blood is stored in the Blood Bank for routine and emergency cases. All donor blood to be transfused is re-screened for transmitted diseases according to international blood bank standards to ensure safety. We also cooperate with the Shanghai Blood Center to organize blood drives in our community in order to get fresh, safe and even rare blood, if needed.