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Updates and improvements related to Serum Beta-Carotene Testing

We are implementing a new test for beta-carotene performed using high performance liquid chromatography (HPLC) methodology.
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Serum Androstenedione, Serum 17-hydroxyprogesterone, 24 hour urine Metanephrines, 24 hour urine catecholamines, 24 hour urine and random urine homovan...

**Update on Test Availability –Delay in Turnaround Time** Due to a supply chain shortage, there will be a temporary delay in turnaround time. ...
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Consolidation of CBC/ESR and HbA1c Testing in South East, Champlain, North East, and North West communities

Effective August 15TH 2022, Clients that perform phlebotomy in their own office and send samples to LifeLabs for testing, will require collection of o...
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Reintroducing Combined COVID and Respiratory Virus Testing Using Molecular PCR Technology

LifeLabs will be reoffering molecular PCR testing for the combined detection of COVID-19, Flu A, Flu B, and RSV for our community patients starting on...
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Discontinuation of Primidone Testing

Effective Oct 1, 2022, we will discontinue Primidone Testing.
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Nationwide replacement of High Volume Chemistry analyzers – Infectious Disease Serology Tests (Hepatitis and Rubella) in Ontario

Throughout this fall and winter we will be gradually replacing Roche and Abbott analyzers used nationally for High Volume Chemistry, which includes im...
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Pathology

**Update on Turn Around Times** As the province enters the post-pandemic recovery, Anatomical Pathology at LifeLabs has faced an unpreceded surge in t...
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MULTIPLE TESTS

**Update to Specimen Collection Requirements** Effective August 7th, 2022, LifeLabs will be changing the collection tube from plain serum (Red To...
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TRYPSIN

**Update on Test Availability** Due to an reagent issue with our referral site, Trypsin testing will be unavailable temporarily. We apologize for...
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ASCORBIC ACID (ON) & VITAMIN C – PRIVATE PAY (BC)

**Update on Test Availability & Delay in Turnaround Time** Due to an analyzer issue, we are temporarily referring this testing to London Health S...
LifeLabs Stands in Solidarity with Iranians
LifeLabs’ President and CEO Charles Brown named one of the Top 100 Innovation CEOs of 2022
LifeLabs’ President and CEO named one of the “Top 100 Innovation C...
LifeLabs’ Chief Operating Officer, Jennifer Cudlipp
LifeLabs’ Chief Operating Officer, Jennifer Cudlipp named as one of ...
LifeLabs celebrates 11 students as recipients of its annual Employee F...
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LifeLabs Statement Regarding OHIP-Insured Testing
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LifeLabs Opens its Newest Patient Service Centre in Brampton, Ontario
2022 Report on Business Best Executive Award
LifeLabs’ Chief Financial Officer, Kelly Martin, wins 2022 Report on...
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LifeLabs and Anderson College Working Together to Support Medical Labo...
Unprecedented book publication
LifeLabs' President & CEO shares stories from the frontlines of the pa...
LifeLabs shines the spotlight on its employees for the 37th annual National Medical Laboratory Week
LifeLabs shines the spotlight on its employees for the 37th annual Nat...
LifeLabs earns a Burnaby Business Excellence Award for Environmental Sustainability
LifeLabs earns a Burnaby Business Excellence Award for Environmental S...
Pride at Work Canada Partnership
LifeLabs partners with Pride at Work Canada to support LGBTQ2S+ incl...
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LifeLabs awarded for Environmental Excellence for a fourth consecutive...
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Three-Year Agreement Reached Between LifeLabs and OPSEU
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For rush results (NAAT within 12 hours and PCR within 24 hours)

  1. Order your FlyClear test and receive your FlyClear test requisition
  2. Book an appointment at a LifeLabs location below.
    • Bring your printed FlyClear requisition and Passport
    • Select your ordered Province’s Rush Test to start booking:
    British Columbia

    6084 Russ Baker Way
    Richmond near Airport

    COVID-19 PCR (24h) / Rush 12h NAAT

    Ontario

    6084 Russ Baker Way
    Richmond near Airport

    COVID-19 PCR (24h)
    Rush 12h NAAT
    Rapid Antigen (2h)

Pre-Departure testing now available from the comfort of your home with MyVisit (Currently Greater Toronto Area only)

  1. Order your FlyClear test and receive your FlyClear test requisition.
  2. Book your Home Visit appointment with the MyVisit portal or, if your flight is within the next five days, contact a MyVisit coordinator 1-416-993-9579 (Monday – Friday, 9am-5pm EST)

MyVisit Pre-departure testing offers:

  • COVID-19 PCR/NAAT swab testing
  • COVID-19 Antibody Blood (serology) testing

The MyVisit fee is $80 per person.

Pre-Departure testing

Book your appointment online here. If your flight is within the next five days and you have received your FlyClear requisition, please contact a MyVisit coordinator 1-416-993-9579 (Monday – Friday, 9am-5pm EST).

Your health & safety is important to us

Please note that face masks are mandatory at all times at all of our locations to ensure the health and safety of all customers and employees.

Please inform staff if you are unable to wear a mask due to a medical condition. 

Thank you for your cooperation!