March 13, 2020
Providers and Valued Clients,
Labrad Diagnostics has been a key mobile lab provider in the healthcare delivery system. Our laboratory provides at home lab services to assist the elderly, disabled, and frail. Labrad is committed to providing a safe and accurate testing process. With the recent events regarding COVID-19, Labrad Diagnostics has implemented multiple safety measures to ensure that our mobile phlebotomists who interact daily with hundreds of patients are delivering a safe service. Our normal operations of sample collection and laboratory testing services already provides a robust quality assurance mechanism designed to ensure that our employees wash their hands frequently and wear protective equipment while collecting and transporting laboratory samples to our hubs and testing laboratory.
We are confident that with our normal laboratory procedures and processes that we will continue to provide a safe and accurate service. We look forward to working with your team as we move through this COVID-19 outbreak. Our mobile phlebotomy teams have been notified that any request to provide screening as a requirement of admittance is our policy and we will continue to cooperate with our colleagues as we work through this challenging period.
At this time, only physicians can collect the nasal sample required to test for the COVID-19 virus. Labrad Diagnostics expects to start the pickup and delivery process soon, of COVID-19 samples. We also expect to perform the COVID-19 test at our Phoenix Laboratory in the coming weeks. Please continue to check for updates as they will be updated on this site.
Please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions or concerns.
Labrad Diagnostics Management Team