Cord Blood Screening

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: CORD
POE DESCRIPTION: CORD BLOOD ABO AND DAT; CORD ABO, RH, DAT (COOMBS)
CPT CODE: 86880; 86900; 86901
DAYS PERFORMED: Daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME: 1 hour
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS: Indicate cord blood, baby`s hospital number, baby`s sex, time of birth, and mother`s hospital number.
CONTAINER TYPE:

Pink top tube

COLLECTION: Special Labeling Requirements: The initials of the person who collected the specimen and the date and time of collection MUST be noted on the specimen label.
SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS: Blood
MINIMUM VOLUME: 2 mL
TEST SYNONYM(S):Cord Blood Work-up