This form is used to authorize additional testing be performed on a specimen already at MLabs for which we do not already have a written order. According to CLIA regulation # 493.1105, MLabs must receive written authorization from a client within 30 days of a verbal request.
This requisition may be used to specify MLabs IgE allergen or allergens to be tested.
This requisition is for use by Pathologists or other physicians referring slides and/or blocks for consultation.
This billing guidelines packet covers the following types of billing: client , patient/third party, Medicare, Medicaid, consultation, prior authorizations and other billing policies.
This protocol covers bone marrow submission with instructions on specimen handling and preparation as well as instructions on shipping.
Collection instructions for a clean-catch urine specimen. It is necessary when your health care provider wants to test your urine for bacteria, which may be causing an infection in your urinary tract.
This document includes a chart with photos of various clinical microbiology and virology transport containers and tubes. Please refer to the handbook for volume and specimen types.
Blood specimens for coagulation testing require special care when obtaining from the patient and transporting to the laboratory. This document is to help with proper collection and transportation to ensure accuracy of the test result is a direct reflection of sample integrity.
This requisition may be used to order chromosome analysis for constitutional disorders. Please use the Hematopathology Consult Requisition to order cytogenetics testing for malignancy.
This brochure covers anatomic and hematopathology consultation services, including content about how to submit a consultation, as well as an overview of our subspecialties and experts.
Michigan Medicine Laboratories (MLabs) has established critical values for the tests listed in this document; this Critical Value policy is approved by the UMHS Executive Committee on Clinical Affairs. MLabs will notify the client by telephone of results that are less than the specified Lower Limit or greater than the specified Upper Limit, immediately upon verification of result accuracy.
This requisition should accompany specimens sent for Cystic Fibrosis screening, diagnostic mutation detection, and other molecular genetics testing.
This requisition should accompany specimens sent for Dermatopathology.
This document pertains to fine-needle aspiration biopsies, covering equipment needed and aspiration procedures for superficial masses.
The guidelines in this document cover preferred specimen types and specimen collections. The MLabs Flow Cytometry Laboratory offers a number of panels and assays for evaluation of hematopathological disorders.
This requisition may be used by Pathologists or other physicians to accompany specimens (e.g., bone marrow, peripheral blood, fresh tissue, body fluid) sent for Hematopathology consultation. Please use the Anatomic Pathology Consultation Requisition when sending only slides and/or blocks.
This requisition should accompany specimens sent for Histocompatibility.
This requisition includes tests commonly ordered by hospitals.
This requisition includes supplies commonly ordered by hospitals.
This document lists (Michigan Only) insurances for laboratory services. Laboratory testing benefits, copays, referral and prior authorization requirements may vary by individual policy.