REGIONAL PATHOLOGY SERVICES

NEWS

Please refer to the CDC’s website for specific instructions on specimen collection and handling in suspected cases.

http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/hcp/interim-guidance-specimen-collection-submission-patients-suspected-infection-ebola.html

http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/hcp/index.html

 

Coventry HMO Plan Types

We would like inform our clients that we do not participate in the Methodist Health Systems or Alegent-Creighton Health (CHI) Coventry HMO Plan types. Therefore, to ensure your patients do not receive any unexpected statements with out-of-network charges, any laboratory charges will be billed back to our clients. 

NEW TESTS/TEST UPDATES

6/26/15 - NEW - Entervirus D68 -- Lab Alert

4/9/15 - Effective 4/15/15 change to specimen type for Troponin I --  Lab Alert

1/8/15 - “Now Offering the Molecular Based Gastrointestinal Panel that Detects 21 Targets in Just One Test With Results in Just Hours, versus Days For Traditional Stool Culture!”      GI Pathogen Panel LAB ALERT 

Personalized Medicine—Right Here in Nebraska with a 50 Gene Cancer Panel!

The Nebraska Medicine Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory will be the first lab in Nebraska to offer a 50 gene cancer panel that will allow doctors to look for genetic mutations to personalize and tailor therapies for their cancer patients. Read the full article HERE.