Laboratory

Hours
8:00-4:45 Monday-Thursday
9:00-4:45 Friday

All lab testing requires an order from a Norris Health Center medical provider.

Norris Health Center laboratory provides routine, preventative and diagnostic testing. Testing is performed by qualified Medical Laboratory Scientists, who all have received a bachelor’s degree in Medical Technology.

The medical laboratory at NHC has met all criteria for the Laboratory Accreditation by COLA, a national healthcare accreditation organization. Accreditation is given only to laboratories that apply rigid standards of quality and pass a rigorous on-site survey. NHC has earned COLA accreditation as a result of a long term commitment to provide quality service to UWM students.

The NHC laboratory processes about 13,000 tests annually, many of these tests are performed in-house with results being conveyed to the medical provider during the visit.


Example of In-House Tests:

  • CBC (complete blood count)

  • Rapid Mono and Strep throat test

  • Urinalysis

  • Urine Pregnancy test

    Examples of Tests sent to our Accredited Reference Laboratory:

  • STI Testing: Gonorrhea, Chlamydia, HIV, Syphilis and Herpes

  • Pap Smear

  • Drug Testing

  • Post vaccination titers

    For questions regarding test pricing please call the lab at
    414-229-5210