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hemoglobin a1c
Synonyms: A1C Hemoglobin; HGB A1C 
Computer Code: A1C
Specimen Collection: 5 mL blood (lavender top tube).
Pediatrics: 0.25 mL blood (lavender microtainer). 
Minimum Volume: 0.5 mL 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Refrigerate. 
Reference Values: 4.1-6.5%  
Lab Code: CC 
Requisition: C/H
Test Frequency: Mon-Fri 
Routine TAT: 24 hr 
Stat TAT: 2 hr 
CPT Code(s): 83036 
LCD or NCD: (NCD) http://www.cms.hhs.gov/mcd/index_section.asp?ncd_sections=40 
Methodology Used: 37
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 09/02/2014
Time: 22:14:10 (24hr)