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.
- Blood Bank
- Flow Cytometry
- Anatomic Pathology
Main Laboratory: 24/7
Outpatient Phlebotomy: Monday - Friday, 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Saturday, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Outpatient Clinic Lab Hours: Monday - Friday
VA Mission Valley: 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
VA Chula Vista: 7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
VA Escondido: 7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
VA El Centro: 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
VA Oceanside: 7:30 a.m. - 3:25 p.m.
VA Sorrento Valley: 7:30 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.
San Diego VAMC
1st Flr, West Wing
Hours of Operation
- Main Lab: 24/7