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Northwestern Medicine Palos Hospital Outpatient Lab

In Northwestern Medicine Palos Hospital


Northwestern Medicine offers full-service, pathologist-directed clinical laboratory services dedicated to improving the health of our communities.

Lab tests require a physician's order. No appointment is needed. If you have already collected a specimen at home or in your physician's office, you can drop it off for testing.

Specimen registration is required.

Please bring your physician order, insurance card and another source of identification to each visit.

Parking and Transportation

On-site parking is available 24/7 at no cost for patients and visitors. Use the Main Entrance.


  • Arterial
  • Capillary
  • Cardiology
  • EKG's performed by mobile phlebotomy team to Outpatient Lab and Ancillary areas
  • Lab draws
  • Radiology
  • Therapeutic Phlebotomy
  • Venipuncture

Why Choose Us

Northwestern Medicine is proud to have five hospitals ranked among “America’s Best” by U.S. News & World Report for 2023-24. Anchored by Northwestern Memorial Hospital, the only Illinois hospital on the national Honor Roll for 12 straight years, our clinical and administrative staff and medical and science faculty come together every day with a shared commitment to superior quality, academic excellence, scientific discovery and patient safety.

With Northwestern Memorial HealthCare, we’re dedicated to consistently providing high-quality, cost-effective, patient-focused care. We seek to improve the health of the communities, individuals, family and friends we serve by delivering a broad range of services with leading medicine and compassion. Because what makes us better, makes you better.