Important Announcements

ACL Laboratories continuously strives to provide the best laboratory services possible. Our Test Bulletins and Important Announcements include information regarding new test offerings, changes in test procedures, such as reference range changes, or modifications in specimen collection protocol and/or new specimen collection devices.

jun. 16, 2017

June 2017 Test Bulletin

Prostate Cancer Screening: Should you get a Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA) Test? -- Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate (ESR) Reference Range Change -- Re-standardization of Insulin (INSUFR) Testing -- HDL Cholesterol Flagging Range Update -- Advance Beneficiary Notice (ABN) Update – Mandatory Use of New ABN Form Read more

jun. 15, 2017

Important Announcement ABN Form Update

The ABN, Form CMS-R-131, and form instructions has been updated. While there are no changes to the form itself, providers should note the added expiration date on the form. The new version of the ABN form expires March 2020. Clients are expected to exclusively use the new version of the ... Read more

may. 31, 2017

TESTdirect URL Change June 2017

Beginning Tuesday, June 6, 2017, ACL Laboratories will be transitioning to a new web address for the TESTdirect® results portal. This change in web address will not affect functionality of TESTdirect® and the interface will remain the same. Read more

may. 04, 2017

May 2017 Test Bulletin

iSTAT Creatinine, Addition of eGFR -- New Test Order Code for Glucose, Amniotic Fluid (GLAMFL) -- ACL Laboratories Discontinues Prometheus Celiac Serology (CELSER) and Prometheus Celiac PLUS (CELPLS) -- H. pylori Serology Testing Update -- New Referral Testing Order Codes -- Referral Testing Order Code Modification -- Referral Testing Order Code Inactivation -- Now… patients can check ... Read more

apr. 18, 2017

April 2017 Test Bulletin

Why ACL Uses Urine Preservative Tubes -- Now… patients can check Wisconsin Patient Service Center (PSC) locations for current wait times! -- Malaria Antibody, IgG (MALAB) Inactivation -- ACL Laboratories Changes Antifungal Breakpoints Read more