Pediatric Pathology and Laboratory Services

Pediatric Pathology and Laboratory Services

Children’s Health℠ pathology and laboratory services utilizes Lean principles with every test to produce the highest quality results for the best care of our patients.

With locations at both the Dallas and Plano campuses, the Children’s Health laboratories are staffed with over 200 medical technologists, administrators, administrative assistants and pathologists. In addition, both locations provide pediatric focused phlebotomy services.

Our laboratories provide specialized services in the areas of chemistry, hematology, urinalysis, microbiology, virology, metabolics, genetics, anatomic pathology, electron microscopy, and transfusion medicine.

Lean principals

Lean is a customer-centric methodology used to continuously improve processes through the elimination of waste in everything you do. This process is based on the ideas of continuous improvement and respect of our patients, families, staff and the core values of Children’s Health. 

Making life better for children, one test at a time.
Pathology and Laboratory Services Team

Provider resources

Test results

All outpatient laboratory tests ordered during an outpatient visit should be posted within 96 hours. If you do not see your most recent test results, contact your provider and ask them to release the results. Parents may access their child’s lab results by signing in or registering for an online account here.

If you have trouble registering or signing in, call our service desk at 866-499-2742 during normal business hours.

Laboratory accreditations

The laboratories are accredited by the College of American Pathologists (CAP). Transfusion Medicine is also accredited by AABB.

Accreditation numbers

  • Dallas Campus

    CLIA # 45D0481024
    CAP# 2070801
    AABB Accreditation
    ID# 6997

  • Plano Campus

    CLIA# 45D1081681
    CAP# 7211417
    AABB Accreditation
    ID# 6997

Meet the Care Team

  • Laura M.  Filkins, PhD
    Laura M. Filkins, PhD PhD
  • Patricia Jones, PhD
    Patricia Jones, PhD PhD
  • Khushbu  Patel, PhD
    Khushbu Patel, PhD PhD