LABORATORY

The laboratory serving the Clinic, operating 24/7, is equipped to handle a wide range of diagnostic testing, from pregnancy tests to complete blood counts. With top-of-the-range machines specifically designed for low-resource settings, along with point-of-care tests, the small but effective lab provides the nurses and midwives with definitive diagnoses, aiding effective treatment plans and the correct medication. 

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ANTENATAL TESTING

2011-2012 EC

The laboratory provided the following antenatal testing:

Pregnancy tests (321)

Urinalysis dipstick (579)

Blood group (89)

Syphilis (89)

HIV PICT (89)

Hb POC (87)

Total expenditure:

62,700 birr

Typhoid is endemic here, and there is mi

EMERGENCY ROOM TESTS

2011-2012 EC

The laboratory provided the following testing to patients attending the Emergency Room:

HIV PICT (106)

Hb POC (42)

Malaria RDT (322)

CBC (260)

Urinalysis dipstick (365)

Total expenditure:

54,750 birr