With FastDx UTi, EmpowerMe Wellness can help your community provide cutting-edge PCR testing for urinary tract infections, with superior accuracy and results in 24 hours or less after samples are received in our lab.
Our industry-leading Urine Microbiota Panel uses both standard and genetic testing to identify an industry-leading number of pathogens and genetic markers that are missed by more traditional testing methods. Learn more: Pathogens Detected | About This Test.
FastDx UTi is 100% covered by Medicare Part B when medically necessary.
Determine which type of insurance the resident has.
If they have traditional Medicare insurance, proceed to Step 2. If not, work with their provider to obtain Prior Authorization from their insurance company.
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Obtain a provider’s order and complete requisition.
Fill out the requisition form linked below completely. The provider can fill out and sign the “Provider Order” section OR they can submit a separate order document.
Collect, seal, and refrigerate your sample.
After collection, seal the specimen tubes in the biohazard bag, insert printed requisition form in the bag’s rear pocket, and store in a refrigerator. (For instructions, click the chat button at bottom right.)
Have your sample transported to our lab.
Click the chat button at bottom right and choose Arrange for Transport.
Get results in 24 hours or less.
Your resident’s provider will see their test results 24 hours or less after we receive your samples at our lab.