North Laboratory 1st Floor

Phone: 501-686-7044


Medical Director: Ginell Post, M.D., Ph.D. 501-526-6776, Pager 688-2282

Point of Care Coordinator: Ann Jacob, MT(ASCP)SBB (501-526-6489, pager 501-688-6489)

Supervisor: Ashley Henry, MT(ASCP) (501-686-7044)


The Clinical Laboratory Point of Care Testing encompasses the technical oversight of all the waived testing procedures performed by ancillary testing sites in the ER, OR, OPC, ACRC, and all clinics and nursing stations at UAMS. To request new Point of Care tests in your area, please refer to the UAMS Point of Care Policy. (intranet link)

Moderate Complexity Test Procedures:

Activated Clotting Time (ACT) by hemochron

UAMS pt-inr-clsi-procedure

Istat Procedure Manual v 11/26/2016

Additional Resources:

Istat System Manual October 2016

Abbott Website for additional information

Accriva Diagnostics Website for additional information about Hemochron Instruments