STAT Eligible Test List

γ Amylase
γ Ammonia
γ Arterial Blood Gases (ABGs) Pick-up only
γ Basic Metabolic Panel (Na+, K+, Cl-, CO2, Glu, BUN, Crea, Ca++); components thereof
γ Blood cultures: Can be drawn STAT; must be returned to Gamma
γ Brain Natriuretic Peptide (BNP)
γ Cardiac Enzymes (CK, LD, AST)
γ Cell Count: Pick-up only
γ CK-MB
γ Complete Blood Count (WBC, HGB, HCT, PLT, Automated DIFF; Components thereof
γ Comprehensive Metabolic Panel (BMP plus ALB, ALP, ALT, AST, TBIL, TP)
γ CSF Culture or exam: Pick-up only
γ D-Dimer
γ Direct Coombs
γ Hepatic Function Panel (ALB, TBIL, DBIL, ALP, AST, ALT, TP) if acute liver failure is suspected
γ Magnesium
γ Pregnancy test: If ectopic pregnancy is suspected
γ Prothrombin Time/INR (PTI)
γ Partial Thromboplastin Time (PTT)
γ Renal Panel (if renal failure is suspected)
γ Therapeutic Drug Level (If toxicity is suspected and available locally. If a send-out for local reference hospital, will be collected STAT and returned to Gamma)
γ Troponin
γ Urinalysis

All tests requested “STAT” must be essential for care of the patient during a medical emergency and meet medical necessity requirements. Other tests may be obtained concurrently, but should be referred to Gamma for testing and is subject to routine testing turn around time. All listed testing may not be eligible for STAT testing in every area, please speak with your account representative for further information.


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