General Information, Immunochemistry

RESOLVED: Testing Delay: Chlamydia and Gonococcus PCR (Abbott Multicollect)

As of 11:15 AM, Tuesday, March 24th, the instrument has been repaired. Please direct questions to the “contact us” link above. This post will be retired on Friday, March 27th.

Abbott multi-collect Chlamydia and Gonococcus PCR testing will be delayed until Tuesday, March 24, 2020 due to instrument downtime. Vendor assistance has been requested but is delayed due to the current Covid-19 situation. 

The following tests are affected:

» Abbott multi-Collect Chlamydia Only, PCR, Urine – Epic Code #LAB260, Interface Code #11086, CPT Code #87491

» Abbott multi-Collect Gonococcus Only, PCR, Urine – Epic Code #LAB2111089, Interface Code #11242, CPT Code #87591

» Abbott multi-Collect Chlamydia Gonococcus, PCR, Urine  – Epic Code #LAB744, Interface Code #10841, CPT Code #87491, 87591

» Abbott multi-Collect Chlamydia Only, PCR, Genital Swab – Epic Code #LAB740, Interface Code #10105, CPT Code #87491

» Abbott multi-Collect Gonococcus Only, PCR, Genital Swab – Epic Code #LAB785, Interface Code #10574, CPT Code #87591

» Abbott multi-Collect Chlamydia Gonococcus, PCR, Genital Swab – Epic Code #LAB2111533, Interface Code #11222, CPT Code #87491, 87591

 

For alternative testing please order: 

» APTIMA Chlamydia, NAAT, ThinPrep, Swab, Urine – Epic Code #LAB3524, Interface Code #11775, CPT Code #87491

» APTIMA Gonococcus, NAAT, ThinPrep, Swab, Urine – Epic Code #LAB3523, Interface Code #11776, CPT Code #87591

» APTIMA Chlamydia Gonococcus, NAAT, ThinPrep, Swab, Urine Epic Code #LAB260, Interface Code #11777, CPT Code #87491, 87591

 

Aptima testing requires different specimen collection devices. Please refer to the laboratory catalog for specimen collection information. Supplies may be ordered via Lawson or the Supply Form.   

If immediate assistance is needed please contact Katie Turner, PhD, or Immunochemistry using the “contact us” link above.

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