DOH: Updated Wadsworth Center Infectious Disease Requisition Form for Collection of Demographic Information for COVID-19

Jackie Pappalardi and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

Wadsworth Center has released an updated Infectious Disease Requisition (IDR) form to improve the understanding of demographic patterns of COVID-19 infections.

Laboratories should ensure their order requisition forms include information on both patient sex/gender identity and race/ethnicity, as well as communicate the importance of completing this information to ordering providers.

NYSHFA/NYSCAL CONTACTS:

Jackie Pappalardi, RN, BSN
Executive Director
518-462-4800 x16

Lisa Volk, RN, B.P.S., LNHA
Director, Clinical & Quality Services
518-462-4800 x15