St. Luke's Laboratory Services

General Information

Comprehensive Test Menu

Lab Orders: Epic/Sunquest Translation Table

CLIA ’88 Registration Certificates

St. Luke’s Boise 13D00662992

St. Luke's Elmore 13D0521347
St. Luke's Fruitland 13D2005287

St. Luke's Jerome 13D0520720

St. Luke's Magic Valley 13D0520576
St. Luke's McCall 13D0521298
St. Luke’s Meridian 13D0911726
St. Luke's Nampa 13D2041336
St. Luke's System Reference Laboratory 13D2018947
St. Luke's Wood River 13D0520773

 

Pathologists

Treasure Valley / McCall / Elmore

Robert J. Teears, MD

Daniel J. Walsh, MD

Mark E. Kieckbusch, MD

Misty M. Payne, MD

Ronald W. Slaughter, MD

Matthew A. Burtelow, MD, PhD

Valerie A. Holst, MD

 

Michael J. Carey, MD

 

 

Magic Valley / Wood River / Jerome

John Gray, MD

 
Michael Gray, MD  
Kirk Peterson, MD  
Jane Bennett-Munro, MD  

 

 

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Operating Hours

Inpatient and Emergency Department
Laboratory Services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Outpatient
St. Luke's Boise and Meridian: Monday-Friday, 6:30 a.m.-8 p.m.; Saturday, 8 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Check in at Registration.

St. Luke's Magic Valley: Monday-Friday, 7 a.m.-6:30 p.m

St. Luke's Wood River: Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m.-6 p.m.

Click here for individual collection site hours.

Outpatient specimens may be dropped off at all Laboratory locations.

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Physician Orders/Requisitions
St. Luke’s is required by Federal and State law to maintain a written copy of the physician orders on file for three years.

Verbal orders may be placed by calling:

  • 208-381-4550 (Boise),
  • 208-706-1536 (Meridian)
  • 208-473-3020 (Eagle)
  • 208-737-2021 (Magic Valley)
  • 208-452-8669 (Fruitland)
  • 208-727-8671 (Wood River)
  • 208-630-2250 (McCall)
  • 208-580-2668 (Elmore)
  • 208-814-9760 (Jerome)

Written orders may be faxed to

  • 208-381-2129 (Boise),
  • 208-706-5008 (Meridian)
  • 208-473-3022 (Eagle)
  • 208-737-2022 (Magic Valley)
  • 208-452-8601 (Fruitland)
  • 208-727-8672 (Wood River)
  • 208-634-3017 (McCall)
  • 208-587-9499 (Elmore)
  • 208-324-6128 (Jerome)
  • or hand delivered by the patient.

All requisitions must include the following information:

  • Patient’s name
  • Patient’s date of birth
  • Patient’s address
  • Insurance coverage
  • Ordering physician
  • Diagnosis code
  • Testing requested
  • Patient history when required for testing
  • Consulting physician/facility
  • Collection site/specimen collection type (L eye, R finger, cervix, etc.)
  • Physician Signature

St. Luke’s Laboratory has a Clinical Pathology Outpatient Request requisition available for use.  Customized requisitions are also acceptable. 

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Result Reporting
St. Luke’s Laboratory Services offers several different ways to receive and view results.  Results are available by fax or mail.  Boise, Meridian, Fruitland and Woodriver results are available for viewing on the internet via Quickchart and Dashboard.  Magic Valley results are available in Meditech PCI.  St. Luke’s Laboratory may be contacted directly for results at 208-381-8829 (Treasure Valley), 208-727-8671 (Wood River), 208-630-2250 (McCall), 208-580-2668 (Elmore), 208-814-9760 (Jerome) and 208-737-2021 (Magic Valley).

For Anatomic Pathology reports for the Treasure Valley and McCall contact 208-381-2367and 208-737-2035 for Magic Valley, Jerome and Wood River reports.

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Scheduling for Glucose Tolerance Testing, Sweat Chloride Testing, Autologous Donation and Therapeutic Phlebotomy
Appointments for these tests MUST be scheduled.  For scheduling, please contact:

Glucose Tolerance Testing (Boise)

208-706-5850

Glucose Tolerance Testing (Meridian)

208-706-5850

Glucose Tolerance Testing (Jerome) 208-814-9763
Glucose Tolerance Testing (McCall) 208-630-2250

Sweat Chloride Testing (Boise)

208-706-5850

Sweat Chloride  Testing (Magic Valley) 208-737-2023

Autologous Donation/Therapeutic Phlebotomy (Boise)

208-381-2612

Therapeutic Phlebotomy (Wood River) 208-727-8671
Therapeutic Phlebotomy (Jerome) 208-814-9760

Andrology Services (Boise)

208-381-2069

Andrology Services (Magic Valley) 208-737-2028
Andrology Services (McCall) 208-630-2250
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Transportation of Clinical Specimens
All specimens must be labeled appropriately and placed in a ziploc bio-hazard bag to prevent risk of leaking or external contamination.  Be sure that specimens are collected in leak-proof containers and the lids are securely tightened.  The requisition must be attached to or placed in a separate pouch of the transport bag.  Specimens with needles are not acceptable.

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Point of Care Testing
St. Luke’s Laboratory offers assistance with all aspects of Point of Care testing.  Standardizing practices throughout the health system reduces costs, simplifies training and improves quality.  Point of Care questions can be referred to the following:

Boise Mary Lay 208-381-2849
Meridian Mindy Davis 208-706-4138
Magic Valley

Kara Kral

208-814-0327
  Marjorie Montanus 208-814-0327
Wood River Melanie Paisley 208-727-8671
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