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  Cytology, "RUSH" OR "SAME DAY" Specimen Type:
  also known as Cytology, "STAT" Other

CYTOPATHOLOGY

Specimen requirements: N/A
Unit of measure: N/A
Ideal sample: N/A
Absolute minimum amount: N/A
Method of collection: N/A
Transportation: N/A
Label instructions: N/A
Request test on form: Cytopathology ( 151-805 )
Order/entry screen(s):  N/A
Stat frequency: N/A
Stat turn around time: N/A
Routine frequency: N/A
Must be in by: 1300 (1PM) at Hillcrest
Routine turn around time: Same day
For Hillcrest deliver to: Cytopathology : 2nd Floor, Cytology Laboratory,
  room 2-113
For Thornton deliver to: Thornton Laboratory : Processing Desk, 1st floor,
  Hospital, room 1-013
Scheduling requirements : N/A
Method: N/A
Special Instructions: The Cytopathology laboratory will "rush" a case, to be evaluated the "same day" as received, when the specimen is received in the Cytopathology laboratory at Hillcrest by no later than 12:30pm, with a requisition form indicating, "rush". Complete a Cytopathology requisition form to include pertinent clinical history and the requesting physician's pid number and pager number.
CyberLAB abbreviation: N/A
CyberLAB code: N/A
Lab Processing Instructions: N/A