The following information was updated in the Spectrum Health Laboratory Catalog.
Test Code Changes:
If your office EMR is interfaced with Spectrum Health Laboratories, please check with your vendor that order and result codes have been updated.
♦ Lipoprotein A, Serum: LAB563 has been replaced with LAB1230835
♦ Specific Gravity LAB2111167 performing department is now Urinalysis instead of Chemistry
♦ TB Screen Quantiferon Gold LAB3619 Collection instructions have been updated. 10 mL Lithium Heparin Green Non-Gel tube may be used to collect this test (must be 10 mL tube)
♦ Ionized Calcium has been updated with simplified instructions for Inpatient, Outpatient and Respiratory/CritCare.
♦ Levetiracetam Level Reference Range updated
♦ Order note added “If trying to rule-out Malassezia furur, please indicate ,”rule-out M. furfur” in the order comments as unique isolation techniques need to be taken to isolate this organism.”