Geisinger Medical Laboratories/Geisinger Proven Diagnostics Test Catalog

Test Name: Sunquest Test Code Epic Procedure Code Or ID CPT Code:  

ALKALINE PHOS/FRACTIONS

ORDERING INFORMATION:
Sunquest Test Code:
ALKFRA      Geisinger Epic Procedure Code: 84080.01         Geisinger Epic ID: 14786

SPECIMEN COLLECTION
Specimen type:
Serum
Preferred collection container:
Specimen required:
2 mL aliquot of serum; minimum 2 mL.
Special notes:
Draw two 3.5 mL serum-separator tubes.

SPECIMEN PROCESSING
Specimen processing instructions:
Allow to clot. Centrifuge and transfer serum specimens to clean, plastic, screw-capped vial(s). 
Transport temperature:
Refrigerated (preferred) or room temperature.
Specimen stability:
Room temperature: 2 weeks. Refrigerated: 2 weeks.
Rejection criteria:
Stability limits exceeded.

TEST DETAILS
Reference interval:
Accompanies report.
CPT code(s):
84075, 84078
Note: The billing party has sole responsibility for CPT coding.  Any questions regarding coding should be directed to the payer being billed.  The CPT codes provided by GML are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only.
Test includes:
Alkaline Phosphatase Fractionation.
Methodology:
Kinetic
Synonyms:
Alk phos fractionation
Quest test code 17514X

Performing Locations

Quest Diagnostics

Technical Lead: Michael Weaver    
Frequency: Monday-Sunday morning, afternoon    
Performed stat? No
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