Hematology smear QA review

Alphabetical Test listing

Hematology smear QA review-2991 - Hematology Smear QA Request

  
Hematology smear QA review
  
2991 - Hematology Smear QA Request
  
LAB2991
  
MSH
  

This test is for verification of client reported results.

 

  
EDTA whole blood and air dried slides
  
  
4.0 mL
  

Prepare 2-3 unstained smears, labeled with patient name and date of birth.

Allow to air dry.

  

Lavender (EDTA), 4mL  and

Plastic slide holder

  

A completed Hematology Smear QA Review request and a copy of the CBC and differential results must be included with the specimen.

  

Ambient

  
  • Improper label (unlabeled or mislabeled)
  • Clotted specimen
  • Improper anticoagulant or ratio
  • Hemolysis
  • Delay in transport
  • Improper storage/transport temperature
  • Slides broken beyond repair
  
AHL - Hematology: H
  
Daily
  
24 hrs
  

Microscopic examination

  
85007

Testing cannot be billed to patient insurance and will be billed to the client.
  
08/20/2013
  
04/03/2019
  
02/18/2020