H1N1 - State Lab

Test Code
H1N1

Preferred Specimen
Non Gel swab in VCM

Instructions
Testing Frequency: Sent to State Lab Mon-Fri. 2 weeks until results.

Transport Container
VCM, Viral Trans. Media

Transport Temperature
Refrigerated

Reject Criteria (Eg, hemolysis? Lipemia? Thaw/Other?)
Stability: 72 hours refrigerated

Methodology
RNA PCR



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.