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Mackenzie Building

The Mackenzie Building is home to the largest clinical laboratory in Atlantic Canada. Doctors and patients can drop off specimens for diagnostic laboratory testing at this location.


Specimen Testing Dropoff Site

Water Testing Dropoff Site

tue May 21 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
wed May 22 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
thu May 23 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
fri May 24 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
sat May 25 Closed
sun May 26 Closed
mon May 27 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

(902) 473-8466

Samples must be collected using the water testing bottles provided by NS Health. E.Coli & Coliform testing is a white top 100 ML bottle / Chemical & Mineral testing is a black top 200 ML bottle

Drop-off in room 521
Monday to Thursday - after hours drop off located at the 1st floor Mackenzie specimen receiving desk between 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Note: Bacteria samples not accepted after 3:00 p.m. on Fridays

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