HIV Rapid

Last Modified: 5/29/2019 4:01:34 PM


  Medicare Medical Necessity Restrictions May Apply
Medical Necessity Documentation:  
Client Notes:  
Patient Preparation:  
Specimen Requirements: 3.0 mL Serum in a SST Red Top Yellow Ring Tube
Collection Instructions:  
Minimum Volume: 0.2 mL
Transport & Storage: Temperature/Stability: 3 days Refrigerated
Reference Range: Non Reactive
Critical Ranges:  
Test Comments: This testing is for employee exposure only.

This assay utilizes biotin technology. Patients taking vitamin supplements containing high doses of biotin (>5 mg/day) may have falsely decreased test results generated.
Methodology: Lateral Flow Immunoassay
Clinical Significance:  
Documentation:  
Custom Panel: No

PRODUCTION SCHEDULE

Stat Eligible: Yes
Days Performed: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Sites Performed: Parkview Regional Medical Center
PHL Test Code: HIVR
EPIC Test Code: IMO54
Alternate Test Names: Rapid HIV
Included Tests: HIV 1 Antibody; HIV 2 Antibody
CPT Coding: 86703

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