Specimen must be collected between 7:00am and 11:00am Mo - Fr.
Prior to specimen collection the following needs to occur by lab:
Specimen testing must be performed within 2 hours of collection.
Lt blue Sodium citrate (NaCit) and Dk green Sodium heparin (Na hep), no gel
Ambient - 2 hours
Specimens cannot be sent via pneumatic tube system (PTS)