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Electronic Orders

Electronic Orders

Electronic orders are processed through the Web Portal, a browser-based application that uses the Web to connect medical and clinical facilities to laboratories. The Web Portal is an efficient ordering, tracking, and reporting system that can be used for:

Ordering laboratory tests
Entering and tracking patient information
Printing laboratory results for patients
Printing batch sheets and specimen labels

Clients must be configured to submit electronic orders using Web Portal. If you are not currently set up, contact Laboratory Client Services at (713) 441-4411, or use the manual orders process.

Below are simple instructions for how to navigate through the Web Portal, for more details see our Web Portal Instructions.

  1. Log In and Submit a Test Order

    1. Log into Web Portal

    2. Fill out required patient information

    3. Select test & Submit order

  2. Print a copy of the Test Order Requisition for submission with the sample.
    Print sample labels, label the samples then follow the instructions for Specimen Preparation and Shipping.