The DIFF Hospital Laboratory is located in the main building of the hospital.
The Laboratory is adequately staffed with 9 (Nine) competent Medical Laboratory Scientists, One Medical Laboratory Technician and a Laboratory Assistant who are all committed in meeting the needs of our clients and the demands of the Hospital.
The Laboratory employs cutting edge solutions in sample investigations using fully automated equipments to meet up with current trend in Laboratory practice, this include Apheresis Machine used for platelet concentrate which is very vital in neonatal care, Chemistry Analyser (CHEMWELL) 2902, Biolyte for electrolytes, Bilirubinometer for Bilirubin estimation using micro sample for neonates, I-Stat for neonatal electrolytes and blood gases, Automated Bloodculture equipment (BACTEC 9050) which generated result in 24hour, SYSMEX KX-21N and SWELAB automated haematology machines for Full Blood Count,
(22 parameters), a 24hour functional Blood Bank, to mention a few.
There is also a 24 hour functioning air conditioner to keep the temperature of the laboratory constantly low for the preservation and storage of our equipments and reagents and for the comfort of our clients.