Regional Laboratory Medicine - Richmond Hospital

?The Richmond Hospital Laboratory is part of the Vancouver Coastal Health Regional Laboratory Medicine network. We also offer referral laboratory testing for other health facilities within the province.  

Our network of laboratory facilities offers STAT, routine and specialized testing in:

  • Anatomic pathology 

  • Clinical chemistry

  • Hematopathology

  • Microbiology

  • Transfusion medicine

  • Cytogenetics

  • Transplant immunology

  • Outpatient blood collection services

Our specialty services have been developed with emphasis in bone marrow and solid organ transplantation, oncology, neurosciences and trauma to help support the various clinical services within VCH.


Research & education

We are involved in research activities with both clinical and university-based researchers. Our laboratories are also active as major teaching centres, working with educational institutions for the training of medical personnel including physicians, technologists, and laboratory assistants.

Richmond Hospital

7000 Westminster Highway
Richmond, BC
V6X 1A
Phone: (604) 244-5295
Fax: (604) 244-5161

Hours of operation

Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. Tue 8 a.m.

Saturday & Sunday 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Holidays: 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Closed on Christmas Day and Good Friday