News and Stories

September 12, 2023

Lab Tests for Healthy Aging

Curious about staying youthful? The secret is a healthy lifestyle. It is never too late to get started!

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September 01, 2023

Celebrating Compassion and Collaboration: HNL Lab Medicine and NCC’s Back-to-School Pantry Drive

In a heartwarming display of unity and generosity, HNL Lab Medicine is thrilled to share the exciting news of its partnership with Northampton Community College (NCC) for a remarkable Back-to-School Pantry Drive.

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August 28, 2023

Martin K. Till Featured on Health Care Power List

Martin K. Till, President and CEO of HNL Lab Medicine, has been named a top leader on Lehigh Valley Business’ Health Care Power List.  

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August 16, 2023

Why Blood Tests Are Important for Children: Top Tests Explained

Blood tests are diagnostic tools that help pediatricians assess your child’s health. 

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July 28, 2023

Hepatitis & The Different Types of Viral Infections

Did you know that viral hepatitis is a group of liver infections caused by different viruses? It is also characterized by inflammation of the liver. What does the liver do, you ask?
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Pediatric Specialty Lab Services

Pediatric Patients

A children's guide to lab testing 

A children's guide to lab testing to help prepare your little one for what to expect.

Lab Testing for Children

At HNL Lab Medicine, we consider the overall experience for our patients, and your little ones are no exception. Collecting blood samples from the pediatric population requires a special skillset that takes the unique needs of the pediatric population into account.

Our pediatric-centric experience includes pediatric-certified phlebotomist, kid-friendly draw rooms, and educational material tailored to children to provide insight and reduce anxiety surrounding blood work.

Amazing Care: Employees provided exceptional care to the children, and their service was outstanding. Our experience could not have been any better.
I was understandably anxious, the exceptional care provided by the staff helped make the whole experience go smoothly.
We love this lab, phlebotomists at this location consistently do a fantastic job, especially when working with children.
Staff did an excellent work with minimal discomfort to my child.

Pediatric Phlebotomy Specialist Training

Our pediatric specialty training covers both the technical and emotional skills required to provide our pediatric patients with the best experience possible.

Our pediatric certified phlebotomists undergo training on needle phobia, developmental milestones, anxiety reduction, special needs techniques, collection methods, and techniques for a painless draw.

To view a more detailed overview of our pediatric training program, , click here →.

Lehigh Valley Reilly Children's Hospital Partnership

HNL Lab Medicine partnered with leading pediatric healthcare provider, Lehigh Valley Reilly Children’s Hospital, to leverage their specialized expertise to ensure our pediatric services, facilities and experience comprehensively cover the laboratory needs of our younger patients.

If you’re looking for pediatric healthcare for your child, Lehigh Valley Reilly Children’s Hospital offers more than 30 pediatric specialties and unparalleled expertise.

Pediatric Locations:

We’ve developed pediatric draw rooms at several of our patient service centers to provide an experience tailored to the needs of our younger patients.


Check out our pediatric locations by visiting our locations page and checking the pediatric filter.

Check out our pediatric locations