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Specimen Collection Devices – Visual Guides
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|ATL Specimen Quick Guide (April 2022)
Cytogenetics, Flow Cytometry, Molecular Diagnostics
Urine, Tissue, Swab, Stool, Body Fluids
|Swab Specimens for STI
Swabs, Pap, Fluid
Where does the label go on the tube or cup? Zero-Tolerance Labeling Policy
|Microbiology Specimen Quick Guide (April 2022)|
|Order of Blood Draw (May 2022)|
|Royal Blue Tubes
Which Royal Blue Tube Should I Use?
|Specimen Bags and Lockbox Packaging Guide|
Click on the link to download guide
|Fasting Tests – Recommended and Required|
|Label Special Instructions Shorthand Instructions Key|
|Outpatient Common Blood Test Tubes|
|Referral/Send Outs Guide|
|Urine Preservative Guide|
|Urine Collection Guide for Laboratory Staff|
How to Collect
Tutorial – How do I use the Lab Specimen Collection Catalog?
Tutorial – How to create a live feed of this blog in Internet Explorer or Outlook
Phlebotomy Refresher Training for Nurses and MA’s