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  Urine Pregnancy (POC) Specimen Type:
  also known as Pregnancy Test - Urine (POC)

Urine


POINT OF CARE TESTING

Specimen requirements: Clean Specimen Container
Reference ranges:
CATEGORY LOW   HIGH   UNITS   QUALITATIVE  
N/A N/A N/A N/A hCG is not normally detected in the urine of healthy men and healthy non-pregnant women.
Unit of measure: U/mL
Ideal sample: 1.0 mL fresh urine. A first morning specimen is preferred.
Absolute minimum amount: 0.5 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: Immunoassay using monoclonal antibody specific to the beta subunit of hCG
Special Instructions: Use the Quidel QuickVue+ One-Step hCG Test Assay Kit. Refer to the procedure "URINE PREGNANCY SCREEN QuickVue" + " 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
CyberLAB abbreviation: N/A
CyberLAB code: N/A
Lab Processing Instructions: N/A