Alternative Collection Container: Lavender (EDTA) 4mL
Whole blood must be received within 24 hours of collection
Store whole blood at room temperature
Neonatal Screen Card should be spotted with whole blood within 24 hours of collection
Once spotted, the Neonatal Screen Card should be stored at -20°c or below if held for greater than 48 hours
The Neonatal Screen card will be spotted when whole blood received in the lab.
Specimen Requisition Form #101878 or
Laboratory Medicine Community Laboratory Requisition Form #101064 or Acute
Care Phlebotomy Requisition Form #101062
If you choose to print this information, it is valid only on date of print.
Laboratory Controlled Document LSM-383 v2