Patients, parents/guardians, or other authorized individuals can request to receive genetic results from testing performed by our laboratory. It important that genetic results be discussed with a health care provider, such as a geneticist, genetic counselor, or other physician knowledgeable on the implications of results.
To request genetic results, complete and submit an authorization for release of information form.
Methods of report distribution to health care providers
- Emailed immediately upon sign-out
- Faxed immediately upon sign-out
- Printed copy delivered by postal mail (mailed within 24 hours of sign-out)
Emailed reports will be encrypted by Zix Message Center and are auto-generated by our laboratory's secure reporting system.
The return address will be ONE of the following email addresses:
Follow the instructions within the email to create a log in and password that you will use to retrieve all emailed reports from our laboratory. Messages will expire after 30 days.
HL7 interface enables the exchange of health care data between our laboratory, your organization, and across your community of care. Email our marketing specialist for more information.
UNMC clinicians: Genetic results are reported in the UNMC electronic patient record in EPIC. We encourage in-house physicians to check the electronic record before calling the laboratory for results.
Web-based ordering and reporting
This option is currently being considered.