Collect

One 2.0 ml Greiner Sodium Citrate Tube (not a standard BD Tube)

Unacceptable Conditions

Specimen greater than 4 hrs old, spun specimen, specimen drawn in incorrect Tube, held at temperature other than room temperature

Storage/Transport Temperature

Room temperature

Stability (from collection to initiation)

Ambient: 4 hrs, uncentrifuged

Performed

Sun-Sat

Remarks

Must be unspun and delivered to the laboratory within 4 hrs of draw

MUST BE HAND DELIVERED TO THE LAB

Department

Coagulation

Performed

Sun-Sat

Methodology

VerifyNow Platelet Function Analyzer

CPT Codes

86676
Collection

Collect

One 2.0 ml Greiner Sodium Citrate Tube (not a standard BD Tube)

Unacceptable Conditions

Specimen greater than 4 hrs old, spun specimen, specimen drawn in incorrect Tube, held at temperature other than room temperature

Storage/Transport Temperature

Room temperature

Stability (from collection to initiation)

Ambient: 4 hrs, uncentrifuged

Performed

Sun-Sat

Remarks

Must be unspun and delivered to the laboratory within 4 hrs of draw

MUST BE HAND DELIVERED TO THE LAB

Department

Coagulation
Ordering

Performed

Sun-Sat

Methodology

VerifyNow Platelet Function Analyzer
Result Interpretation
Administrative

CPT Codes

86676