Also known as Pathology

Diagnostic services that give you fast, accurate test results

Laboratory at Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital–Needham

When you’re not feeling well, you want answers. The laboratory at Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital—Needham can give you the test results you need.

Most insurance plans are accepted. For more information on pricing and insurances please visit our Price Transparency page.

Our Lab Testing Services

BID Needham expert pathologists are committed to the highest quality patient care. Our laboratory provides state-of-the-art testing services for both inpatients and outpatients. We offer blood, urine, fecal (stool), throat culture and other testing services to diagnose your problem. Our full range of diagnostic services can help your health care provider design a treatment plan just for you.

Blood Test

When your doctor requests a specific blood test, visit the lab for a blood draw. You won’t need to make an appointment, but please stop at the registration desk prior to your visit.

Outpatient Lab Hours

Monday to Friday: 6:00 am to 6:30 pm.
Saturday: 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Sundays, Holidays and States of Emergency: Closed

Phone: 781-453-3090
Fax: 781-453-3097

View Your Lab Results 

To access your results, log into your BID Needham patient portal.

Commitment to the Highest Quality

The BID Needham laboratory is fully accredited by the:

  • College of American Pathologists.
  • Joint Commission on the Accreditation of Hospitals.
  • American Association of Blood Banks.
  • Massachusetts Department of Public Health. 

With this accreditation, you can be assured that we are committed to ongoing quality assurance and the highest level of lab services.

Specialty Lab Services

We are affiliated with the Department of Pathology at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) in Boston. This provides you with direct access to advanced resources and diagnostic testing that are only available within an academic institution. The BIDMC pathologists are experts in highly specialized areas of diagnostic pathology and laboratory medicine.

Access Lab Reports

Visit the Needham MySite Portal to access Lab Reports. You must have your Needham medical record number ready to register. If you do not know your medical record number, please call us.