STAT TESTING AVAILABILITY
PPL will respond to a STAT call in Amarillo City Limits, within 30 minutes – weather
& traffic permitting. STAT calls that are outside the Amarillo City Limits will
depend on travel-time.
The following list is a menu of tests PPL can run as STATs:
Beta HCG, Quant
Bilirubin, Total & Direct
BMP (Basic Metabolic Panel; aka Chem 7 = Glucose,BUN, Creatinine, Sodium, Potassium, Chloride, CO2 )
Cardiac Romi Panel
CMP (Comprehensive Metabolic Panel; aka Chem 12= Albumin, Biliruben T, Calcium, Chloride, Creatinine, CO2, Glucose,
Alk Phosphotase, Potassium, Protein T, Sodium, AST/SGOT, Uria Nitrogen, ALT/SGPT)
Hepatic Function Panel/Liver Function Panel/LFT
Hepatitis 1 Panel (Hep C Ab, Hep B Core Ab, Hep B Surf Ag, Hep A Igm Ab)
PT & PTT
Valproic Acid (Depakote)
Tests which cannot be run as a STAT:
Send-out testing and Cultures and/or Sensitivities
If a STAT is called in after hours, we will pick-up and take it to NWTH Lab,
the exception being Cultures or Sensitivities which are not run STAT
and will only be performed M-F @ PPL.
There will be a STAT Fee for all After Hour pick-ups.
Amarillo Pathology Group and Physicians Preferred Laboratory
3501 Soncy, Suite 116 • 1301 S. Coulter, Suite 100 • Amarillo, TX 79119 • Office: (806) 358-1211
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