COVID-19 Schedule: T (Samples need to be received Monday by 1:00 p.m. to be included in testing)
1) Bacterial isolate 2) Feces 3) Fecal swabs 4) Colon
Results reported on Tuesdays. Following the guidelines listed under the Submitted Specimen Requirements will provide an adequate sample volume to conduct this test. If multiple tests are to be requested on a specimen, there may not be adequate sample volume to perform each test. Please submit an adequate sample volume to meet the requirements of each test. If multiple agent testing is requested, please submit 2 tablespoons/30ml of fecal material. This will allow for an adequate sample volume to properly conduct each test.
1) Culture media in leak proof container 2) Leak proof container 3) Sterile dry tube without gel plug 4) WHIRL-PAK or secure plastic bag