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  UA Chemical Screen (POC) Specimen Type:
  also known as Dipstick UA (POC)

Urine


POINT OF CARE TESTING

Specimen requirements: Clean Specimen Container
Reference ranges:
CATEGORY LOW   HIGH   UNITS   QUALITATIVE  
Specific Gravity 1.002 1.030 N/A N/A
Ph 5.0 8.0 N/A N/A
Protein N/A N/A N/A NEGATIVE
Glucose N/A N/A N/A NEGATIVE
Ketones N/A N/A N/A NEGATIVE
Bilirubin N/A N/A N/A NEGATIVE
Blood N/A N/A N/A NEGATIVE
Urobilinogen 0.2 1.0 Ehrlich unit 0.2 - 1.0
Nitrite N/A N/A N/A NEGATIVE
Leukocytes N/A N/A N/A NEGATIVE
Unit of measure: variable
Ideal sample: 10 mL fresh urine
Absolute minimum amount: 6 mL
Method of collection: N/A
Transportation: N/A
Label instructions: N/A
Request test on form: N/A
Order/entry screen(s):  N/A
Stat frequency: N/A
Stat turn around time: N/A
Routine frequency: N/A
Must be in by: N/A
Routine turn around time: N/A
Deliver the specimen to : NA : NA
Deliver the specimen to : NA : NA
Scheduling requirements : N/A
Method: Variable, refer to test procedures
Special Instructions: Use approved Bayer urine test strips. Refer to the procedure(s) "URINE CHEMICAL SCREEN, Bayer Multistix 10SG Reagent Strips" or "Roche CHEMSTRIP 101 ANALYZER FOR URINE CHEMICAL SCREEN" located at the patient care area site. If unable to perform the test, send the specimen to the Clinical Laboratories.
  Results are available on a Chart Copy
  Results are Qualitative
  Results are Quantitative
CyberLAB abbreviation: N/A
CyberLAB code: N/A
Lab Processing Instructions: N/A