Veripath Test Directory

Epic Test Name ACT (ACTIVATED COAGULATION TIME)
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Specimen Requirements 
Container ACT (Clot Activator) collection tube.
Specimen Type Blood
Preferred Collection Volume 3 mL
Minimum Collection Volume Adult: 2 mL, Neonates : 2 mL
Collection Instructions Schedule with Hematology (214-645-5067). Performed at bedside or in surgery.
Specimen Handling
Rejection Criteria NA
Methodology
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CPT Code(s)
Department Hemostasis/Coagulation
Contact Information
Turn Around TimeTimed collection. Results available at bedside.
Performed Sunday - Saturday
Performed by All Hematology staff
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Notes
Updated/Reviewed 07/23/2016


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