Sierra View Medical Center Laboratory
On-Site Laboratory Services in Porterville
Our Porterville hospital offers both inpatient and outpatient laboratory
services on campus. By having easy access to a state-of-the-art laboratory,
our physician and care team is able to get expedited results and offer
swifter diagnosis and faster treatment.
Clinical Laboratory Scientist Training Program
Sierra View Medical Center is a proud training site for new graduates hoping
to become fully trained Clinical Laboratory Scientists. The Lab at SVMC
is one of few state certified facilities that offer a rewarding opportunity
to train and learn the role of a CLS in the professional environment.
To learn more about the CLS Training Program at Sierra View, click
The outpatient laboratory is located in a separate, two story building
located at 263 N. Pearson Drive, just north of our Emergency Department.
The building offers a spacious waiting area and an automatic patient servicing
system. Additionally, the main campus hosts our hospital laboratory, which
is also available for half a day on Saturdays for added convenience.
The Sierra View Labs currently analyze over 1.5 million tests every year,
and are accredited by the Joint Commission, assuring the highest quality
of test results. The facilities boast state-of-the-art technology and
equipment, which are fully implemented with barcode scanners to protect
patient ID. We proudly perform 90% of all tests on the same day and utilize
the nation's largest reference lab for specialized testing. All testing
personnel in our labs are fully license and have a cumulative experience
of almost 500 years.
Learn More About Our Laboratories
Did you know that sipping a small beverage and blowing into two small bags,
you can be quickly tested on site for H. pylori, one of the main causes
of peptic ulcers? To learn more about this and other testing procedures,
please contact us or visit Sierra View Medical Center's laboratories.
We're dedicated to helping patients and physicians with fast and friendly service.
Outpatient Lab Contact Number - (559) 781-7877
Main Hospital Lab - (559) 784-7852