Lab Work

Laboratory Corporation of America (LabCorp) is the preferred laboratory services provider for Horizon BCBSNJ’s managed care plans.1

Members can easily access lab results

LabCorp Beacon®: Patient is a free online service that lets members view, download and print their LabCorp medical or lab test results anytime, anywhere, plus:

  • Find a LabCorp lab near them and schedule an appointment for specimen collection
  • Receive lab test results as easily as checking email
  • Share their lab test results securely and privately
  • Pay their LabCorp bill online easily and securely

Manage health information for their entire family It’s secure, easy and free to join. Just visit the LabCorp Beacon: Patient website to get started.2

Members can schedule appointments online

Online appointment scheduling is available at all LabCorp sites. Members can even schedule same-day appointments. Members can locate a convenient Patient Service Center and schedule an appointment for laboratory testing on the LabCorp website. Appointments must be made two hours prior to their time of arrival.

LabCorp can offer members lower out-of-pocket costs

Services provided by non-network labs could mean additional costs depending on individual plan benefits. By using LabCorp, members can incur the lowest out-of-pocket expense on a variety of common services.

Available services

LabCorp Patient Service Centers can perform the following services for members and their eligible dependents:

  • Breath alcohol testing
  • H. pylori testing
  • Hair analysis
  • Occupational urine drug screens
  • Paternity collections
  • Routine adult and pediatric blood specimen and urine collections
  • Saliva alcohol

Not all services may be covered under certain health insurance plans.

LabCorp supports Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey in the administration of laboratory benefits. LabCorp is independent from and not affiliated with Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey or the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association.

1Pathology services provided in a hospital setting to members enrolled in Horizon BCBSNJ managed care plans by a practice that participates in the Horizon Managed Care Network are allowed as an exception to the above-described LabCorp exclusivity requirements. 2Available to US residents only. Availability of lab test results is subject to applicable state laws. LabCorp connects with Microsoft® HealthVault™ for secure, online storage of your health information.