• Laboratory

Laboratory tests are essential to your health. They are an important way for your health care provider to determine what’s going on inside your body.


The work done by the staff at Manitoulin Health Centre Laboratory enables diagnosis and treatment of your medical condition. MHC Laboratory provides community and hospital diagnostic services to physicians and patients on Manitoulin Island and the surrounding areas.




Appointments are required for all laboratory collections.  


Please contact 705-377-5311 #1250 to book an appointment at the Mindemoya site and 705-368-2300 #2441to book an appointment at the Little Current site.


Please be aware that a fee will apply when insurance collections are requested.




All patients requiring bloodwork need to register in the admitting department prior to attending the laboratory, those dropping off samples may proceed directly to the lab.


Test Preparation 


Please follow any preparations as advised by your physician (i.e. fasting). If you have any questions, please contact the laboratory.




If your health care provider has given you a requisition for testing you must bring it with you, if your requisition has been faxed to the hospital, it will be available at the admitting desk.

Hours of Operation    


Little Current Site
Monday to Friday: 7:45 a.m. to 3:00p.m.

Mindemoya Site

Monday to Friday: 7:45 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.


Contact Information  


(705) 368-2300

Little Current Lab ext. 2441  
Mindemoya Lab ext. 1250