Clinical Specialties

Laboratory

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Learn More About Our Laboratory Services

At CareMount Medical we are committed to providing patients with the quickest possible turnaround times and making all lab results immediately available to physicians via our electronic system, including those sent to reference laboratories.


Clinical Lab

CareMount Medical is a CLIA certified NYS licensed laboratory. We offer a wide range of on-site clinical laboratory services to our patients and honor prescriptions for blood testing for non-patients. Our highly trained technicians and technologists provide blood drawing services, specimen collection, and testing by means of the most updated technology available. In addition to these services, our licensed technologists perform highly complex testing in chemistry, coagulation, hematology, and serology.

FOR LABORATORY RESULTS ON BLOOD, URINE, STOOL SPECIMENS, PLEASE CALL YOUR PROVIDER’S OFFICE DIRECTLY. 

Pathology Lab

The Department of Pathology is a NYS licensed and inspected full service anatomic pathology laboratory that processes cellular samples and biopsies for microscopic examination and diagnosis. The department is staffed by NYS licensed technicians and supervised by board certified pathologists with fellowship training. Cytopathology services, including Pap testing and Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy, are also provided on site. The department also does molecular testing for infections such as Human Papillomavirus, Chlamydia and Gonorrhea.

The department examines samples from many body sites and provides consultative discussions with the clinical departments that send specimens to the laboratory.

Services and Specialties

The pathologists have expertise in surgical pathology with sub-specialty interests in dermatopathology, genito-urinary pathology, gastrointestinal pathology, breast pathology, head and neck pathology, gynecologic pathology and cytopathology. Consultative review of outside pathology material is available.

The Department of Pathology provides diagnostic support and consultation to the clinical specialties throughout the medical group.

Slide Requests

CareMount Medical maintains patient confidentiality by keeping all your personal and health information secure. The Department of Pathology works with physicians and patients to facilitate the process of making your medical information available to you.

How to send your pathology slides to another institution for review:

HEALTHCARE FACILITIES/ PROVIDERS

Outside physicians/institutions can submit their own patient-signed slide release request with relevant information. Please be sure to include the patient’s name, DOB, Reviewing Provider, and details of where slides are to be sent.

CAREMOUNT PROVIDERS

CareMount clinicians can request slides by emailing pathology@caremount.com. Please be sure to include the patient’s name, MRN/DOB, Reviewing Provider, and details of where slides are to be sent.

PATIENTS

You can have your Healthcare Provider send us the request.
You can call us at 914-302-8331 ext 1.
You can also follow the form request process below.

*Please note that pathology slides are irreplaceable, and by NYS law CareMount Medical is required to keep them for 20 years. Thus, slides cannot be given to the patient or a representative, and must be directed to a medical institution.*

 Form Request Process

Step 1 – Form

Click HERE to access the Pathology Slide Release Request.

Please have the receiver nameaddress, phone, and fax number for where the slides will be going.

Step 2 – Fill Out and Sign the Form

Print clearly, provide the pertinent information for the patient, specimen(s), and the provider requesting the slides. If there is an upcoming appointment, please note it on your request.

  • A doctor’s name is required for retrieval purposes; please do not solely write an employee’s name
  • The specimen information can be obtained from the pathology report. If you do not know all the information required, please enter the DOS and CMM clinician of your biopsy(ies)

Step 3 – Submit Form

Submit forms via email to pathology@caremount.com, fax to 914-302-8334, or mail to Department of Pathology, 110 South Bedford Rd. Mount Kisco NY, 10549. Slides are usually sent via FedEx within 2 business days of receipt of the request. There is no charge for this service.

TIPS

Individuals can give family members or a representative the ability to request slides to be sent in advance by completing a Designation of Personal Representative** by clicking HERE.

** Designation of Personal Representative – The person(s) who to act on your behalf with respect to the protection of health information that pertains to you.

Legal representatives who sign the form should also print their name for our reference

EMAIL: pathology@caremount.com | PHONE: (914) 302-8331 | FAX: (914) 302-8334

HOURS: 8:30A.M. – 5:00 P.M., Monday – Friday