On November 12, 2018 Florida Hospital will no longer accept Non-Certified Metal-Free Tubes for heavy Metals blood testing
On 9/12/2018 Florida Hospital will be deactivating ADNQNZ, Adenovirus PCR Quantitative. The news tests that will be added are: ADVPCR, Adenovirus Quant/Qualitative (Blood) and ADVPNB, Adenovirus PCR Qualitative (Nonblood).
Effective August 14, 2018 – Tests Brought Inhouse
MTB PCR testing is intended for the detection of Mycobacteria tuberculosis complex and is also able to detect Rifampin-resistance associated mutations of the rpoB gene
QUANTIFERON-TB GOLD PLUS COLLECTION INSTRUCTIONS – JULY, 2018 CLICK IMAGE TO VIEW FULL PDF FILE
On May 15, 2018 Florida Hospital will be performing the Xpert Trichomonas PCR Test.
On April 9th, 2018, all Florida Hospital laboratories will be performing the Hemosure Immunological Fecal Occult Blood (iFOB) test.
New Test Order: Parasite Antigen Screen Feces, Effective March 7th, 2018. Microbiology at Florida Hospital Orlando will begin performing the Parasite Antigen Screen for the detection of intestinal parasites 7 days a week. See Details:
Effective March 7th, 2018 current test order name will be uopdated from Feces Ova & Parasite to “Ova and Parasite Microscopic Exam” Sample requirements for testing remain the same.
Effective December 6th – Anion Gap (AGAP) Calculation Change on Basic (BMP) and Comprehensive Metabolic (CMP) Panels