Newton Medical Center offers outpatient services that allow patients to receive infusion therapy or utilize the laboratory without an overnight hospital stay. In addition many therapy services are offered on an outpatient basis such as speech therapy, physical therapy and respiratory therapy.
Accredited by The Joint Commission, Newton Medical Center’s clinical laboratory offers a full-range of routine and specialty tests. State-of-the-art analyzers protect every aspect of the testing process and facilitate auto-verification, a process for expediting testing results.
We offer extensive transfusion services for those needing blood or blood component therapy. A paperless, automated system assures positive patient identification and direct entry documentation throughout the process for maximum patient safety and privacy. Other services include:
- Department of Transportation collections
- Electrocardiography services
- Employer drug screens
- Neonatal and pediatric testing
Newton Medical Center and MDsave are working together to help local residents without insurance or with high-deductible health plans save money and get more of the medical care they need. Through the MDsave marketplace, patients have access to a wide variety of medical procedures, including laboratory services, at discounted prices.
View MDsave’s website for a list of these services. The process is upfront and easy. Just choose the best option, add to your cart and check out online – the price posted is what you pay.
Newton Medical Center’s Outpatient Infusion Center provides a safe, professional and comfortable environment to patients who require infusions of antibiotics, blood products, or other therapies on an outpatient basis. We have a trained team of registered nurses who provide care in the areas of:
- Administration of intravenous medications
- Antibiotic therapy
- Blood and blood product transfusions
- Hydration Therapy
- Intramuscular and subcutaneous injections
- Maintenance of central lines such as PICC lines and vascular access ports
- Therapeutic phlebotomy
The Outpatient Infusion Center is open and staffed 24 hour a day, 7 days a week.
Newton Medical Center has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Laboratory Services Accreditation by demonstrating continuous compliance with its performance standards. The Gold Seal of Approval® is a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to providing safe and effective patient care.