Geisinger Medical Laboratories/Geisinger Proven Diagnostics Test Catalog

Order Display Name: Geisinger Epic Procedure Code Or ID CPT Code:  

PRE-EMPLOYMENT DRUG SCREEN W/ CONFIRMATION
For contracted clients only

ORDERING INFORMATION:
Geisinger Epic Procedure Code: LAB3451         Geisinger Epic ID: 109406

SPECIMEN COLLECTION
Specimen type:
Random urine
Preferred collection container:
Specimen required:
20 mL urine; minimum 10 mL

SPECIMEN PROCESSING
Specimen processing instructions:
Must follow forensic processing protocol. 
Transport temperature:
Refrigerated (preferred) or room temperature.
Specimen stability:
Room temperature: 2 days. Refrigerated: 14 days.
Rejection criteria:
Stability limits exceeded. Deviation from chain of custody (consult with Toxicology Laboratory).

TEST DETAILS
Reference interval:
Negative.

Screen cutoff concentration:

Amphetamines 500 ng/mL
Cannabinoids 50 ng/mL
Cocaine metabolite 150 ng/mL
Cotinine 500 ng/mL
Hydrocodone/Hydromorphone 300 ng/mL
Morphine/Codeine 300 ng/mL
Oxycodone/Oxymorphone 100 ng/mL
6-momacetylmorphine 10 ng/mL
CPT code(s):
80307
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:
Amphetamines screen
Cannabinoids screen
Cocaine metabolite screen
Heroin screen
Hydrocodone screen
Morphine/Codeine screen
Oxycodone screen
Cotinine screen
Specimen validity test
Positive screening results are automatically confirmed at an additional charge.
Methodology:
EMIT
KIMS
Synonyms:
Forensic drugs of abuse test
Clinical significance:
Used to detect the presence of various classes of drugs in human urine.
Doctoral Director(s:)
Hoi-Ying Elsie Yu, PhD, DABCC
Sheng-Ying (Margaret) Lo, PhD, DABCC    
Review Date: 03/10/2022

Performing Locations

Geisinger Medical Center

Performing laboratory: Toxicology
Technical Lead: Karen Stoppie
Frequency: Monday-Friday, 2nd shift
Performed STAT? No
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