Direct Access Lab


Monday through Friday 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM (Excluding Holidays)

Hector and Renville

Monday through Friday 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM

This testing is not meant as a substitute for regular medical care

  • A physician’s order is not required for these tests.
  • No appointment necessary.
  • Check in with the registration staff.
  • The results will be sent directly to you. With your permission, results for Olivia Hospital & Clinic's patients will be entered into your Medical Record.
  • You must pay for the tests in advance by cash, check or credit card; insurance will not be billed.
  • Get your results sooner with MyChart

Direct Access Lab

Direct Access Laboratory Testing allows today‘s health conscious consumer to easily and affordably access laboratory testing without an appointment or provider lab order.

If you do not have health insurance, or if you have high deductibles and co-pays, you may find Direct Access Lab Testing to be an affordable way to get the information you need.

Testing is performed at our fully accredited laboratories in Renville, Olivia and Hector. Tests will be completed the same day, and sent to the address provided by you.

Testing Menu

  • $55…..CBC (Complete Blood Count)
  • $30…..CBC With No Differential
  • $20…..Pregnancy Test (serum or urine)
  • $55…..Comprehensive Metabolic Panel**
  • $30…..Basic Metabolic Panel**
  • $35…..Lipid Profile**
  • $35…..Influenza A & B Antigen
  • $35…..Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TSH)
  • $50…..Screening Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA)
  • $25…..Urinalysis with Micro
  • $20…..Mono
  • $35…..Hemoglobin A1C
  • $15…..Hemoglobin
  • $20…..Glucose**
  • $30…..Strep Screen & Follow-Up Culture
  • $50…..Vitamin D
  • $20…..Hematocrit

** Tests that require a fasting specimen**

Laboratory Services

Laboratory Testing Information

If you are fasting, remember that you CAN have the following BEFORE your blood draw:

  • Medication
  • Water
  • Black coffee

Common Fasting Labs: (8-12 hour fast required)

  • Lipid Panel:
  • Total Cholesterol
  • Triglycerides
  • HDL-aka “Good Cholesterol”
  • Calculated LDL-aka “Bad Cholesterol”
  • Glucose

If you would like more information regarding your lab results please contact your primary care provider.

Laboratory Testing Information

  • DOT Drug and Breath Alcohol Testing
  • Non-DOT Drug and Breath Alcohol Testing

Health Fair Services

Coming Soon

Laboratory Certifications

Olivia Hospital and Clinic is partnered with Minnesota Pathologists Chartered. We use Rice Memorial Hospital and Mayo Medical Laboratory as reference Laboratories to provide the testing not performed in our laboratories.

Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA)

Olivia Hospital and Clinic’s Laboratories are accredited by the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA), American Proficiency Institute, and The American Red Cross Blood Service Program.

Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) Requirements & Waivers

Congress passed CLIA in 1988 to establish quality standards for all laboratory testing.

A laboratory is defined as any facility that performs laboratory testing on specimens derived from humans for the purpose of providing information for the diagnosis, prevention, treatments of disease, or impairment of, or assessment of health.

The level of CLIA regulation your facility is based on may be subject to the category of tests you perform.

Olivia Hospital and Clinic is CLIA certified to perform:

  • Waived Tests
  • Moderate and High Complexity Tests


CLIA Resources

CLIA Resources

Waived Tests - Approved by the Food and Drug Administration

Low risk of error and are exempt from all CLIA rules, so long as testing is performed using manufacturer’s instruction.

Waived Tests are defined as simple laboratory examinations and procedures.

Moderate and High Complexity Tests - Approved by the Food and Drug Administration

Moderate and high complexity testing is regulated by the state and requires specialized qualifications. To assure staff competency, Olivia Hospital and Clinic participates in the American Proficiency Institute’s quality assurance and proficiency testing program.

American Proficiency Institute Resources

The American Red Cross Blood Service Program

Olivia Hospital and Clinic is an accredited laboratory for transfusion services.

American Red Cross Resource

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