HOLIDAY CLOSURE NOTICE
On Wednesday, November 25- Referred Testing specimens will need to be at Jefferson by 1pm to be sent out same day. Lab Outreach is CLOSED Thursday, November 26 (no specimens will be sent out for Referred Testing this day). Any specimens received after 1pm on November 25 thru November 26 will be sent out Friday, November 27. Please plan accordingly.
When ordering Referred Testing specimens (GENSENDS, ARUP or other reference laboratory tests); Please be aware of the stability window of these specimens (24 hours, 48 hours, etc.). Specimens need to be received at Jefferson daily by 3:30pm (Monday through Friday; excluding weekends and holidays) to be shipped out the same day. Stability information can be found under the ‘Collections’ tab.
Welcome to our Online Test Reference Guide:
The following is a list of tests that Memorial Medical Center Laboratory performs or that we send to a designated reference laboratory.
The guide contains the following:
CPT Codes*, Specimen Transport, Methodology, Instructions for Collection of Specimens
Laboratory Medicine is a rapidly changing environment, new tests, new methods, and reference intervals may change as new information increases.
*CPT codes are for informational use only. The codes reflect our procedures,methodologies and interpretation of CPT coding requirements. Please direct any questions regarding CPT coding to the payer being billed.
Additional Helpful Links:
Order of Draw for Specimens (and tube description)