How far in advance do phlebotomy services outside NA2.118 need to be placed?
In order to avoid scheduling conflicts we ask that you contact the HGCL as soon as you know about a blood draw to ensure we are available. We ask that all orders be placed within 48 hours of a blood draw.
Who do I need to contact to check scheduling a phlebotomy service?
Please contact Julie Nguyen at 214-648-1311
Does the HGCL provide phlebotomy services in the lab or only at outside locations?
Services can be provided on-site, McDermott Center NA2.118, along with on-campus and off-campus.
What if I need to cancel/change a phlebotomy appointment?
Please contact Julie Nguyen at 214-648-1311 as soon possible to ensure we can accommodate the request.
What are the time phlebotomy services are provided?
Phlebotomy services are provided Monday–Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Does the PI have to provide their own tubes when needing a blood draw?
The Core provides all blood drawing equipment and tubes needed, unless PI’s would like to use their own/different tubes than provided.
What tubes can the HGCL provide when drawing blood?
4ml purple EDTA tops
10ml purple EDTA tops
8.5ml yellow ACD tops
5ml gold SST tops
Will we be billed if the participant cancels or the phlebotomist is unable to obtain blood flow?
There will be no charge if an appointment has to be canceled/reschedule. Unless the phlebotomist is able to obtain blood flow, there will be no charge.