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calcium, ionized, whole blood
Synonyms: Ionized Calcium, Whole Blood 
Computer Code: ICAWB
Specimen Collection: Must be done at AMC Hospital.
Blood collected in blood gas syringe (low heparin). Deliver to lab within 30 mins of draw.
Place on ice. 
Minimum Volume: 1 mL 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Transport specimen on wet ice. 
Reference Values: 1.14-1.33 MMOL/L  
Lab Code: CC 
Requisition: GASES
Test Frequency: Daily 
Routine TAT: 20 min 
Stat TAT: 10 min 
CPT Code(s): 82330 
LCD or NCD: (LCD) http://www.cms.hhs.gov/mcd/results_index.asp?from=%27lmrpstate%27&contractor=179&name=National+Government+Services%2C+Inc%2E+%2813201%2C+MAC+%2D+Part+A%29&letter_range=0&retired  
Methodology Used: 44
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 07/28/2014
Time: 18:34:44 (24hr)