Allina Health Laboratory a part of Abbott Northwestern Hospital


Patient resources

Specimen collection instructions

Patient Service Center location and hours

Allina Health Laboratory provides convenient locations for collection or drop off of samples (specimens) around the Twin Cities metro area.

  • No appointments are needed; walk-ins are welcome.
  • A written order from your Minnesota licensed provider will be necessary to perform your lab work; we are unable to accept orders from providers located outside of Minnesota.
  • Please be prepared with the Allina Health Laboratory test request form from your provider/clinic and a copy of your insurance card.
    Note: Allina Health clinics and other Allina Health facilities may electronically send a request form for their patients to the lab; a physical request form is not needed.
  • The test results will be sent to your provider; please contact them with any questions about your results.

Pathology billing

The document linked below can be shared with your patients to help them understand the bills that he/she may receive for pathology related testing,



Allina Health Laboratory
Client Services
612-863-4678 or 1-800-281-4379
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