Specimen Handling, Preparation and Transport

SPECIMEN LABELING
  1. Label all containers with patient’s name, source of specimen, and a second patient identifier (e.g., MRN or date of birth).
  2. Label all slides with patient’s name.
  3. Prepare slides/containers prior to collection and ensure that collection vials are not expired.
TEST MENU – SPECIMEN COLLECTION INSTRUCTIONS

 

PRINTABLE PATIENT SPECIMEN COLLECTION INSTRUCTIONS

 

CYTOLOGICAL AND SURGICAL SPECIMEN COLLECTION MANUAL

 

PAC RIM SPECIMEN LABELING AND REQUISITION COMPLETION INSTRUCTIONS