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Phlebotomy Centers Phlebotomy is the practice of drawing blood from a blood vessel. Blood is usually drawn from a vein, typically a vein in the arm or back of the hand. A phlebotomist is someone who draws blood from patients and takes the blood specimens to the laboratory to prepare for further medical testing.  SLS…

Clinical Chemistry & Hematology Laboratory testing is a critical element in quality patient care influencing roughly 70% of clinical decisions.  Clinical chemistry uses chemical processes to measure levels of biologically important substances (called analytes) in body fluids. Blood and urine are the two most common body fluids tested in clinical chemistry. Other body fluids often…

Microbiology & Parasitology The human body hosts many microbes, bacteria, fungi, parasites and viruses. Under normal circumstances these unseen small organisms are beneficial to our health, but some are harmful and can cause infections. The microbiology department at SLS can detect infections for the doctors in the general practices and in the St. Maarten Medical…

Phlebotomy Centers

Phlebotomy Centers Phlebotomy is the practice of drawing blood from a blood vessel. Blood is usually drawn from a vein, typically a vein in the arm or back of the hand. A phlebotomist is someone who draws blood from patients and takes the blood specimens to the laboratory to prepare for further medical testing.  SLS…

Environmental and Water Testing

Testing water and environmental samples for microbial pathogens is a matter of public health and safety. SLS carries out tests on drinking water that is produced at local reverse osmosis water plants. In addition, tests are also carried out on the drinking water distributed by GEBE the utility company, imported drinking water, cubed ice, and…

Specialists Portal

Welcome to the Specialists Portal. If you are a Medical Professional, here you will find all relevant information regarding SLS and testing. Please click on any of the links below to download the information you may need. Should you require further information, please do not hesitate to contact us. Directory of Services: Directory of Services Collection…