Technical Bulletin: SARS-CoV-2, COVID-19 Testing Options

May 28, 2020
May 28, 2020 CLS Staff

Technical Bulletin

May 2020

Topic:  SARS-CoV-2,  COVID-19 Testing Options

In response to CMS guidelines for managing COVID-19 in Nursing Homes, CLS offers  COVID-19 testing by PCR and COVID-19 IgG Antibody (serology). As a part of CLS testing services we will provide statistical reporting of positive and negative results relative to your facility(ies). The following tests are available to all residents, staff, staff family members and vendors:

Test # Test Name Specimen Type
1581 Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 PCR VTM Swab
1582 Respiratory Path Panel + COVID-19 PCR (2) VTM Swabs
1576 SARS CoV2 Ab (IgG) Serum

176 129


1145 433 210 400

COVID Panel:






Comprehensive Metabolic Panel

CBC with Diff.

1 . SST

2. LAV

3. Plasma from Lav-Frozen

4. Plasma from Blue- Frozen

To order COVID-19 testing kits please contact our Supply Department at 770-307-5820.

To set up testing for residents, staff, staff family members, vendors or for further testing information; please contact our Client Services Department or, email


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