Geisinger Medical Laboratories/Geisinger Proven Diagnostics Test Catalog

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

URINE MICROSCOPIC

ORDERING INFORMATION:
Sunquest Test Code:
UAM      Geisinger Epic Procedure Code: UAM         Geisinger Epic ID: 15221

SPECIMEN COLLECTION
Specimen type:
Random urine
Preferred collection container:
Specimen required:
20 mL of urine; minimum 8 mL. Smaller volumes may be tested with appropriate comment entered on report.
Special notes:
Patient Collection Instructions

SPECIMEN PROCESSING
Transport temperature:
Refrigerated at 2-8°C.
Specimen stability:
Unpreserved specimen: 2 hours at room temperature or 24 hours refrigerated at 2-8°C.
Chemically preserved specimen : 72 hours at room temperature or refrigerated at 2-8°C.
Rejection criteria:
Stability limits exceeded.

TEST DETAILS
Reference interval:
WBC: 0-2/HPF
RBC: 0-2/HPF
Bacteria: 0-25/HPF
CPT code(s):
80105
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:
Microscopic examination
Methodology:
Microscopic Examination
Synonyms:
Urine microscopic examination.
Clinical significance:
Urine microscopy is used to broadly screen the renal and metabolic status of the patient.
Doctoral Director(s:)
Hoi-Ying Elsie Yu, PhD, DABCC
Sheng-Ying (Margaret) Lo, PhD, DABCC    
Review Date: 11/05/2018

Performing Locations

Geisinger Medical Center

Performing laboratory: Urinalysis
Technical Lead: Karen Delp
Frequency: Daily, all shifts
Performed stat? Yes

Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center

Performing laboratory: ATL+
Technical Lead: Lisa Meeker    
Frequency: Daily, all shifts    
Performed stat? Yes

Geisinger Shamokin Area Community Hospital

Performing laboratory: Urinalysis
Technical Lead: Valerie Kovaleski    
Frequency: Daily, all shifts    
Performed stat? Yes

Geisinger Bloomsburg Hospital

Performing laboratory: Hematology
Technical Lead: Sophie Rockwell  
Frequency: Daily, all shifts    
Performed stat? Yes

Geisinger Community Medical Center

Performing laboratory: Hematology
Technical Lead: Renee Bordo, Robert Furcon  
Frequency: Daily, all shifts    
Performed stat? Yes

Geisinger Lewistown Hospital

Performing laboratory: Urinalysis
Technical Lead: Lisa Sheaffer  
Frequency: Daily, all shifts    
Performed stat? Yes

Geisinger Holy Spirit Hospital

Performing laboratory: ATL+
Technical specialist: Hadeel Naghnaghieh    
Frequency: Daily, all shifts    
Performed stat? Yes

Geisinger Jersey Shore Hospital

Performing laboratory: Chemistry
Technical specialist: Brenda Shuman-Johnson    
Frequency: Daily, all shifts    
Performed stat? Yes

Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre

Technical specialist: Bernadette Johnson    
Frequency: Daily, all shifts    
Performed stat? Yes
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