10A NCAC 13B .6211 LABORATORY SERVICES
Laboratory services may be provided within the facility or through contract with a laboratory service. If laboratory services are offered within the facility, then the following shall be provided:
(1) Laboratory work counter with sink, vacuum, gas and electrical outlets;
(2) Lavatory or counter sinks equipped for hand washing;
(3) Blood storage equipment with temperature monitoring and alarm signals; and
(4) Specimen collection:
(a) Urine collection rooms shall be equipped with a water closet and lavatory; and
(b) Blood collection area shall have space for a chair, work counter, and hand washing sink.
History Note: Authority G.S. 131E-79;
Eff. January 1, 1996.