Specimen Collection and Test Updates – September 2022
Effective September 21st between 10 am and noon, laboratory results that are either printed or faxed will be updated to display test groupings in an order specialized to each type of result report.
For example, AP specific Result Reports will now display AP related test results near the top of the report, with additional results below.
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Effective September 21, 2022, the resulting options for the following Hepatitis lab result components will be updated from “Positive”/”Negative” to “Reactive”/”Nonreactive”. Any additional current resulting options, such as “Equivocal” or “See Comment”, will remain available. This will only affect applicable tests that have not yet been resulted.
Effective September 14, 2022, between 7am-9am, Urinalysis (UA) integration updates will go live for Spectrum Health West Michigan. The units and reference ranges on multiple UA result components have been updated for accuracy and clarity. These updates will not affect UA testing that has been resulted.