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Access Criteria

To help Pathlab turn around results quickly, test request forms should be filled out correctly and completely with clear, legible handwriting. A request form requires the following information:

  • Full name of patient -- last name and first name
  • Date of Birth
  • NHI
  • Patient's address
  • Requesting doctor's name
  • Name of copy-to doctors -- specify last name and location
  • Tests required
  • Relevant clinical information and/or indications for testing

Additional information required for a serial test request:

  • Frequency of testing for specified tests -- for example, monthly, three-monthly
  • Duration of testing.

Last updated : Friday, August 21, 2015
Next review date : Saturday, August 20,2016

Disclaimer: This site is intended to be flexible and frequently updated. While every effort has been made to ensure accuracy, all information should be verified.