Your physician may order outpatient lab work. Akron General provides full-service, outpatient testing for more than 4,000 tests at five convenient locations. Additional information will help your physician and care team see that you get the best care possible.
Helpful Tips for Outpatient Lab Work
Be sure to have your physician orders with you when you come to your appointment. These orders must be completed by the physician and include the appropriate information. Telephone orders will not be accepted.
- Ask your doctor if fasting is required for your blood work.
- No appointment is needed for routine lab tests.
- Physician orders are valid one year from the date written.
- Work with your doctor to obtain your lab results.
Date Updated: 19-NOV-2012