Rush Medical Laboratories
provide timely, accurate and cost-effective laboratory testing with
analysis by qualified professionals. Rush Medical Laboratories
employ a staff of more than 250 laboratory professionals, including
pathologists, hematologists, cytologists, PhD scientists with
special clinical laboratory expertise, geneticists, medical
technologists and support staff. More than 1,200 different
tests are offered and more than 3 million results a year are
reported for Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center and members
of the Rush System of Health.
Rush Medical Laboratories are nationally recognized as
innovators in laboratory testing in several areas, including flow
cytometry, and offer specialized tests not available in many
national commercial reference laboratories.
The laboratories are accredited by the College of American Pathologists (CAP) and the Joint Commission for the Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) and are licensed by the State of Illinois and CLIA.