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
  • Hemoglobin
    Point of care hemoglobin testing is only at the Hatfield Research Center (10D) at the Clinical and Translational Research Center (CTRC). All other point of care of tests are available at the inpatient and outpatient units.