Stat. testing is performed in three Main Line Health Laboratories rapid response labs. The following table indicates the locations where each test is available. BMH = Bryn Mawr Hospital, PH = Paoli Hospital, LH = Lankenau Medical Center.
Stat. tests should be requested only when lab results are needed IMMEDIATELY BECAUSE OF A LIFE THREATENING SITUATION or other urgent patient care decision.Stat. tests should be requested judiciously and appropriately. Certain tests other than those on this list may be performed, if medically necessary. The physician must obtain approval from the shift supervisor or pathologist on call.
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