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Blanchard Valley Health System offers accurate, convenient laboratory services to meet your health care needs. We are committed to serving you with courtesy, professionalism and expert care.

To schedule a laboratory appointment at any of our locations, please call central scheduling at 419.423.5323.

Outpatient Laboratory

Our outpatient laboratory locations collect samples from patients and receive samples that have been collected at home. All patients must have a doctor’s order for testing. You may schedule your appointment in advance or walk in to any of our locations.

Once your specimen is collected, it is taken to one of our clinical laboratories to be analyzed. Our clinical laboratories are located inside BVH and Bluffton Hospital. They are open 24 hours a day, seven days a week to care for your emergency and inpatient needs.

Current outpatient laboratory hours:

Blanchard Valley Hospital Outpatient Laboratory Services
Center for Diagnostic Studies

1900 South Main Street, Findlay, Ohio 45840

Hours of Operation
Monday – Friday
6:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. (New hours starting October 1, 2022, 6:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.)
Saturday, 7:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Bluffton Hospital
139 Garau Street
Bluffton, Ohio 45817

Hours of Operation
Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Saturday, 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Laboratory Services at EasternWoods Outpatient Center
15900 Medical Drive South
Findlay, OH 45840

Hours of Operation
Monday – Friday
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Laboratory Services at Carey Diagnostic Center
930 Sheriden Drive
Carey, OH 43316

Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Ottawa Medical & Diagnostic Center
1740 North Perry Street
Ottawa, OH 45875

Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday
7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.


Why Choose BVHS?

Our laboratories have received numerous accreditations and accolades, including Blanchard Valley Hospital lab earning the ISO 15189 Standard through the CAP 15189SM quality management program - the third lab in the nation to do so. This accreditation means our laboratory has standards and processes in place to ensure quality service. In addition, our technologists and technicians are certified by the American College of Clinical Pathology and the National Credentialing Agency for Laboratory Personnel. We have stringent quality assurance guidelines and provide results quickly to your physician. We're here for you. 

Questions about our BVHS Laboratory Services? Call the Blanchard Valley Hospital Laboratory at 419.423.5318 or the Bluffton Hospital Laboratory at 419.369.2314.