United States Department of Veterans Affairs

VA San Diego Healthcare System

Pathology & Laboratory Medicine Service

Pathology & Laboratory Medicine Service (PALMS) provides accurate, timely, cost-effective, full range laboratory services to our Veterans, in a climate of education, continuous improvement, and research and development.

Phone:  (858) 552-8585 ext. 3668

Location:  First Floor,  Room 1219 & 1220

Hours: 

Main Laboratory: 24/7
      Outpatient Phlebotomy: Mon/Tues/Fri - 6:30 am - 5:30 pm
    Wed/Thurs - 6:30 am - 8:00 pm


 

 

Outpatient Clinic Lab Hours:  Monday - Friday

    Mission Valley: 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
  Chula Vista: 7:00 am - 3:30 pm
  Escondido: 7:30 am - 5:15 pm
  El Centro: 7:00 am - 3:30 pm
  Oceanside: 7:30 am - 4:00 pm


 

 

 

Services:

  • Blood Bank
  • Chemistry
  • Hematology/Coagulation
  • Immunogenetics
  • Flow Cytometry
  • Microbiology
  • Anatomic Pathology

 



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