The Laboratory Test Catalog provides collection instructions, specimen requirements, container information, patient instructions, CPT codes, and run schedules.
All specimens submitted for testing must be accompanied by a valid physician order.
All blood specimens must be collected according to a specific Order of Draw: Order of Draw for Laboratory Collections
All specimens must be labeled correctly: Specimen Labeling Instructions.
Testing algorithms: High Sensitivity Troponin Algorithm - Thyroid Function Cascade - SHL C. diff testing algorithm - Reference Laboratory testing
Effective November 3rd, 2020, the CDC questionnaire must be filled out with every COVID -19 order not entered in the Spectrum Health Lakeland EHR. The form can be found here.
**Please see the following memo regarding the national Sodium Citrate (blue top) tube shortage. Please do not use these tubes unless required for testing: Blue top tube shortage DCI Memo**
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