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TH71 : Novel Coronavirus COVID-19 Pooled N/NP/OP

INFORMATION

Alternate Name:
COVID-19 Pooled N/NP/OP
Clinical Utility:
For the detection of the novel COVID-19, Coronavirus.
Methodology:
Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction

ORDERING

Test Code:
TH71-4
Turnaround Time:
3 days
Preferred Specimen:
Swab-Viral Culturette
Alternative Specimen:
Swab-Star Swab
Specimen Comment:
Swab must be labeled with source: Pooled NP/OP
Effective date of using code U0003 for billing is 4/14/2020.
Storage Instruction:
Refrigerate

BILLING

CPT Codes:
U0003 (1)