Shipping Specimens

General Information

Our clinical laboratory courier service, Lab Logistics, 

is available to schedule routine and STAT specimen pickups for Yale Pathology Labs for local community physicians and hospitals at no charge for all diagnostic specialty services. The processing and delivery of supply orders will be completed within 24 hours of your request. Patient final reports will be delivered as they are generated from our laboratories. To arrange specimen or supply pickups or deliveries, please contact:

Lab Logistics Courier 
Telephone: (888) 370-5356
Fax: (855) 522-5644

Renal Pathology & Electron Microscopy 

Yale Pathology Labs provides shipping kits and instructions how to handle kidney biopsy specimen. You can order your shipping kit by contacting the Renal Pathology & Electron Microscopy Laboratory at 203-785-2750. The specimen will be shipped to Yale Pathology Labs using prepaid FedEx Priority Overnight service.

Cytology

You can also order your shipping kits by contacting Kevin Schofield at 203-737-2928. The specimen will be shipped to Yale Pathology Labs using prepaid FedEx Priority Overnight service.

Fine Needle Aspirations (FNA)

You can order your shipping kits by contacting Kevin Schofield at
203-737-2928. The specimen will be shipped to Yale Pathology Labs using prepaid FedEx Priority Overnight service.

Surgical Pathology

For Overnight Shipping (specimens):
Yale University
Medical Receiving Pathology
200 South Frontage Road, YNHH EP2-631
New Haven, CT 06520

Consultation Services

If you are a patient at another hospital or a physician and you would like to have pathology slides sent to Yale Pathology for an upcoming appointment or for a second opinion, please send slides along with the final report to:
Surgical Pathology Unit
East Pavilion, 2-631
Yale University School of Medicine
200 South Frontage Road,
New Haven, CT 06510

Please contact Rose Piche at (203) 785-5896 for detailed information on how to send specimens and other
material necessary for evaluation of the individual patient’s case.
Please note: sometimes the institution sending the slides is billable for the consult—at other times it is the patient’s responsibility. If the patient will be responsible, please provide the patient’s name, address, date of birth, and insurance information.

Phone: 877-Yale Labs or 877-925-3522
Email: yalepath@yale.edu
Mailing Address:
PO BOX 208023
New Haven, CT 06520-8023