Inpatient Pathology Results Returned Post-Discharge Now Sent to Authorizing Provider
As of August 14, 2023, results for pathology/cytology ordered during an inpatient admission that are returned post-discharge will be sent to the Authorizing Provider in addition to the last Attending Provider. Previously, these results would only be sent to the last Attending Provider.
All other inpatient results returned post-discharge will continue to be sent to the last Attending Provider only.
The Attending Provider will continue to be responsible for follow-up of results post-discharge.
For more information on results management, see the FAQ: