Vancomycin, Peak : 1000977

Test Code
VANP or 1000977

Alias/See Also
Vancocin (Vancomycin Hydrochloride); Peak, Vancomycin

CPT Codes
80202

Instructions
Peak specimen should be collected 60 minutes after an I.M. injection or within 30 minutes upon completion of I.V. infusion.

Serum separator tube (gold top preferred), plain red top tube, or green top plasma separator tube (lithium heparin).

Transport Container
Centrifuge the serum separator tube or plasma separator tube and transport; if a plain red top tube, centrifuge and aliquot serum (Min. 0.2 mL) into a standard transport tube.

Transport Temperature
Refrigerated.

Specimen Stability
After separation from cells: Ambient: 8 hours; Refrigerated: 48 hours; Frozen: Acceptable for longer storage

Methodology
Homogeneous Enzyme Competitive Immunoassay

Setup Schedule
Sunday - Saturday

Report Available
1 day

Reference Range
0 to 6 M 20.0-35.0 ug/mL
6 M and older 30.0-39.9 ug/mL

Performing Laboratory
med fusion



The CPT Codes provided in this document are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payor being billed. Any Profile/panel component may be ordered separately. Reflex tests are performed at an additional charge.