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folate, rbc
Synonyms: Folates RBC (With Hct) 
Computer Code: (RFOLB)
Specimen Collection: Two 7 mL lavender top tubes. 
Minimum Volume: 6 mL 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Tube 1: Maintain whole blood unspun refrigerated. Tube 2: Mix well, transfer entire contents to plastic tube, freeze. (If only 1 tube is received, mix well and remove half the sample into an aliquot tube. Refrigerate the primary sample and freeze the aliquot tube.) 
Reference Values: See reference laboratory report.  
Lab Code: CC REF 
Requisition: SPEC C
Test Frequency: NA 
Routine TAT: 5 days 
Stat TAT: NA 
CPT Code(s): 82747, 85014 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: R
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 05/05/2016
Time: 04:32:59 (24hr)