The next time you are at Scotland County Hospital (SCH) and require laboratory services you will come into contact with a team of truly dedicated and very real people. That’s the health care team that consists of our Clinical laboratory professionals.

SCH Laboratory Center has just completed new construction because we were thinking about you, and the different ways the SCH Lab could be totally designed & dedicated to your healing & wellness.

Our team is captivated and driven about maintaining the very latest skills to unlock important medical information critical to the diagnosis, treatment, and early prevention of medical diseases that could be in your life.

Since medical laboratory professionals often work "behind- the-scenes," few people know very much about critically important testing that our laboratorians perform every day.

Scotland County Hospital Laboratory Professionals work with dedication toward prevention of diseases by detecting unknown health problems, aiding in the diagnosis and treatment of existing conditions, and by giving accurate, timely test results.

The very latest construction & updates made in the laboratory at Scotland County Hospital reflect a technical center of computerized equipment, and a team of your friends who are Lab professionals at SCH. This team completes over 100 different types of analyses totaling over a quarter of a million tests every year right here in

SCH Lab uses state-of-the-art instruments such as the CI4100 Chemistry Immuno Analyzer, test results can be expected within turn-around time of 15-30 minutes.

SCH Laboratory Services include: Chemistry Comprehensive Test Menus & controls for, Hematology, Coagulation, Urinalysis, Microbiology, Special Chemistry, Arterial Blood Gas Analysis plus several others.

The laboratory is used by local physicians, as well as, those in the tri-state area, and across the
Midwest performing tests for local patients and sending electronically the results to any location, and for any physician.

 Staff Members:

Members of the Scotland County Hospital Laboratory team are:

  • Richard Jackson, M.T. (A.M.T.) Laboratory Supervisor
  • Kathy Miller, M.T. (A.S.C.P.) Medical Technologist
  • Jeanette Fogle, MLT (AMT) Laboratory Technician
  • Randy Watkins, Phlebotomist
  • Charlotte Stelter, MLT (ASCP) Laboratory Technician
  • Julie Johnson, MLT 
  • Sophie McKim, MLT
  • Randy Talbert, MLT 
  • Jennifer McGoldrick, Lab Assistant