2016 Laboratory Facility Updates

The table below reflects Records of Decision associated with laboratory facilities under the Laboratory Services Act in BC.

Laboratory & Specimen Collection Stations

LSA ROD #

Record of Decision

LSA2016-033

LifeLabs - Pacific Autism Family Centre

1001 Hudson Avenue, Richmond, BC

New specimen collection station approved.

LSA2016-032

LifeLabs - Trunk Road Patient Service Centre

103 – 495 Bowen Island Trunk Road, Bowen Island, BC

Specimen collection station relocation approved to 103 - 495 Bowen Island Trunk Road, Bowen Island, BC, from 101 – 469 Bowen Island Trunk Road, Bowen Island, BC.

LSA2016-030

Vancouver Island Health Authority – Royal Jubilee Hospital

23 Helmcken Road, Victoria, BC

Specimen collection station relocation approved to 23 Helmcken Road, Victoria, BC, from 1505 Admirals Road, Victoria, BC.

LSA2016-029

Northern Health Authority – Hudson’s Hope Gething Diagnostic and Treatment Centre

10309 Kyllo Street, Hudson’s Hope, BC

Amendment to an existing laboratory facility Approval to include fee item 90440 - prothrombin time/INR approved.

LSA2016-028

LifeLabs

566 Artisan Lane, Bowen Island, BC

New specimen collection station approved.

LSA2016-025

Novavita Laboratory

Suite 420, East Tower, 555 W 12th Avenue, Vancouver, BC

Moratorium exemption request for a new specimen collection station denied.

LSA2016-023

Interior Health Authority – Tudor Village 

205 – 1150 Hillside Drive, Kamloops, BC

Approved to relocate their specimen collection station to 205 – 1150 Hillside Drive, Kamloops, BC, from 3 – 1315 Summit Drive, Kamloops, BC.

LSA2016-017

Vancouver Island Health Authority - Comox Valley Hospital

307 – 14th Street, Courtenay, BC

New offsite specimen collection services approved.

LSA2016-016

Vancouver Island Health Authority – St. Joseph's General Hospital

2137 Comox Valley Avenue, Comox, BC

Amendment to an existing laboratory facility to provide offsite specimen collection services for Comox Valley Hospital approved.

LSA2016-015

Vancouver Island Health Authority - Comox Valley Hospital - Inpatient

101 Lerwick Road, Comox, BC

Approved to provide necessary laboratory services for admitted inpatient and emergency department patients.

LSA2016-014

Vancouver Island Health Authority – Comox Valley Hospital - Outpatient

101 Lerwick Road, Comox, BC

New onsite laboratory facility and specimen collection station approved. Laboratory services include fee-for-service category 2M, plus microbiology fee items: 90800, 90805, and 90810.

LSA2016-011

LifeLabs - Burnaby Reference Laboratory

2680 Gilmore Way, Burnaby, BC

Approved to transfer chemistry and hematology capacity to Burnaby Reference Laboratory from Surrey Reference Laboratory.

LSA2016-005

LifeLabs - Surrey Reference Laboratory

7455 – 130th Street, Surrey, BC

Approved to amend an existing laboratory facility Approval to include the following three hematology fee-for-service tests: Factor V Leiden/PGM – 1st Gene; Factor V Leiden/PGM – 2nd Gene; and HLA Single Antigen.

LSA2016-004

LifeLabs - Fort Patient Service Centre

230 – 1900 Richmond Road, Victoria, BC

Approved to temporarily relocate their specimen collection station to 230 – 1900 Richmond Road, Victoria, BC, from Suite 130 – 1900 Richmond Road, Victoria, BC.

LSA2016-003

Vancouver Coastal Health Authority – Pemberton Health Centre

1403 Portage Rd, Pemberton, BC

Approved to amend an existing laboratory facility Approval to include 12 fee-for-service tests, and the replacement of amylase with lipase.

LSA2016-002

Vancouver Coastal Health Authority – Whistler Health Care Centre

4380 Lorimer Rd, Whistler, BC

Approved to amend their existing laboratory facility Approval to include Category 2A (Hematology) and 2C (Chemistry).

LSA2016-001

Valley Medical Laboratories

114 - 1835 Gordon Drive, Kelowna, BC

Approved to relocate their specimen collection station to 114 - 1835 Gordon Drive, Kelowna, BC, from 1111 Springfield Road, Kelowna, BC.