Point of Care Testing: CBG, Hemoglobin, HCG & Urine Dip
OCTRI research nurses are trained to conduct point of care tests and provide immediate interpretation based on the results. Nurses can conduct the following point of care tests:
- HCG (Urine Pregnancy) Testing
- CBG (Blood Glucose)
- Urine Dip
Point of care hemoglobin testing is only at the Hatfield Research Center (10D) and Multnomah Pavilion (2SE) locations of the Clinical and Translational Research Center (CTRC). All other point of care of tests are available at the inpatient and outpatient units.