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  • Hemoglobin (HGB), POCT

    Test Name:Hemoglobin (HGB), POCT
    Epic Order Code:Arterial: POC127
    Fingerstick: POC3
    Venous: POC119
    CPT Code:85018
    Specimen(s) Type:Whole Blood
    Acceptable Container(s):Heparinized syringe, Drop of fresh blood
    Testing Schedule:24 hours/day, 7 days/week
    Turn Around Time:STAT: NA
    Routine: NA
    Collection Information:No special patient preparation is required. Obtain by standard collection procedures.
    Transport Information:Perform fingerstick testing immediately. Testing on specimen obtained by venipuncture should be tested as soon as possible, but may be delayed up to 24 hours.
    Reference Clients:NA
    Causes for Rejection:Improperly labeled, incorrect container, contaminated, insufficent volume, incorrect/delay in transport.
    Reference Range:See patient report.
    Additional Information: