The College of American Pathologists
Joint Commission on Accreditation of Health Care Organizations
Clinical Testing Services include most routine and limited special testing in the areas of:
Chemistry - Lipid Panel, Fasting Glucose, Basic and Complete Metabolic Panels, Hepatic Panel, Amylase, Lipase, Iron Panel, Uric Acid, Magnesium, Cholesterol Testing, GGT, CK, RF, CRP and A1C.
Urinalysis - UA, Occult blood, KOH and Wet Prep
Hematology - Complete Blood Count, Sickle cell Screen and ESRs.
Serology - RPR
Waive Testing - Rapid Strep A, Mononucleosis, Influenza A and B, and HCG (Pregnancy Testing)
All Patients are required to present valid picture identification when arriving for specimen collection.
Within KUSAHC, laboratory orders are placed in the hospital information system by the clinic/location the patient was seen.
Civilian laboratory requests will be performed for eligible beneficiaries based on hospital capabilities.
Laboratory requests from providers outside of KUSAHC should be written on a prescription from the provider and presented at the laboratory reception area. Proper ID is required when arriving for testing.
You do not have to make an appointment for routine blood collection. The only exception is a 3 hour Glucose Tolerance Test. Please contact the laboratory at 410-278-1714 for appointments and details about specific test procedures and specimen collection requirements.
NOTE: Water is allowed when fasting 12-14 hours.