GLYCOSYLATED HEMOGLOBIN

Synonyms:

HGA1C HEMOGLOBIN A1C

LIS Mnemonic: A1C
Department: CHEMISTRY
Container: Whole blood (EDTA- Lavender top)
Transport: Refrigerate
CPT-4: 83036
Comments: Methodology: Turbidimetric Immunoassay (TINIA) / colorimetric (Hb), turbidimetric (HbA1c)

CPT Codes: The CPT codes included in this publication are in accordance with Current Procedural Terminology, a publication of the American Medical Association. CPT codes are provided here for the convenience of our clients; however, correct coding often varies from one carrier to another, and Saratoga Hospital may bill specific carriers using codes other than those shown. Clients who bill for services should verify the code(s) with the applicable payor to confirm that their use is appropriate in each case.