FROM INPATIENT & OUTPATIENT LOCATIONS VIA MATERIAL TRANSPORT
Hospital Transportation is responsible for the on-hill transport of all specimens to the laboratory that cannot be sent through the pneumatic tube system.
ON HILL CLINICS
Hourly rounds are made to each on-hill clinic from 9:30am to 10:00am, Monday through Friday, to pick up routine specimens. Any specimens after clinics are closed can be called into the VIP system at 503 418-5430 for pickup.
To request transportation of specimens from the nursing units dispatch OHSU VIP by calling 418-5430 for pickup.
VIP SERVICE OF MATERIAL TRANSPORTATION
For instructions on how to use the VIP system, call a 24-hour hotline at 503 494-8656.
In addition, regularly scheduled pick up and delivery of lab specimens and supplies is available to all OHSU outlying clinics. Call 503 494-8656 for more information. For STAT specimen pickup from clinics between the hours of 8:00am and 4:30pm, call Lab Central at 503 494-7383.