CHANGE EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATEDLY 8/27/08
The new Quantiferon TB Gold test can now be performed at UHL-Oakdale; however, testing ordered at UIHC must be coordinated with the Mailouts section in Pathology.
CALL 356-8593 MAILOUTS for notification and collection setup.
This testing now requires 3 specialized tubes for collection.
The specialized tubes are stored in Mailouts and collection can be facilitated by our personnel.
It is strongly recommended that the collections occur between 10:00 am and NOON Mon-Thurs. The courier for UHL picks up samples at 13:30 daily.
UHL WILL ONLY PROVIDE TESTING MON.-THURS.
UHL MUST HAVE 24 HOURS NOTICE PRIOR TO COLLECTION.
NO KITS WILL BE HANDED OUT.
Questions or Concerns may be addressed to:
Martha Holm, MT(ASCP) 356-8593