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    TSL Holiday Schedule 2018 (Hours are Pacific Time)

    2018/2019 Dates

    Holiday

    TSL Status

    Open to Receive Samples?

    Feb 19, 2018

    President’s Day*

    Closed

    Monday Feb 19th - No

    May 28, 2018

    Memorial Day*

    Closed

    Monday May 28th - No

    July 4, 2018

    Independence Day**

    Closed

    Wednesday July 4th - No

    Sep 3, 2018

    Labor Day*

    Closed

    Monday Sep 3rd - No

    Nov 21, 2018
    Nov 22, 2018
    Nov 23, 2018

    Thanksgiving***

    Closing at 2pm 21 Nov 2018
    Closed
    Closed

    Wednesday Nov 21st - Yes
    Thursday Nov 22nd – No
    Friday, Nov 23rd - No

    Dec 24, 2018
    Dec 25, 2018

    Christmas✝

    Closed
    Closed

    Monday Dec 25th - No
    Tuesday Dec 25th - No

    Jan 1, 2019

    New Year’s♠

    Closed

    Tuesday Jan 1st - No

    Please note that we are closed Saturday and Sunday. To ensure specimen integrity, we recommend specimens are not shipped to arrive on weekends or holidays.

    *President’s Day, Memorial Day, Labor Day:

    • Serology tests: IgG (Dye test), IgM ELISA, IgM ISAGA, IgA ELISA, IgE ELISA, AC/HS, Avidity
      Specimens received by noon on Tuesday and Wednesday, will be tested that day. Verbal results will be available by 3 p.m. the following day. Specimens received by noon on Thursday will be tested for IgG (Dye Test), IgM ELISA, and Avidity only that day.
    • Verbal results will be available by 3 p.m. the following day.
    • PCR: Specimens received by noon on the Friday before the Monday holiday will have verbal results available by 4 p.m. the Tuesday following the holiday. Specimens received by noon on Wednesday will have verbal results available the following day by 4 p.m.

    **Independence Day:

    • Serology tests: Specimens received by noon on Monday and Thursday will be tested that day. Verbal results will be available by 1 p.m. the following day.
    • Wednesday:Closed for observance of Independence Day.
    • PCR: Specimens received by noon on Friday June 29 will have verbal results available by 1 p.m. on Monday July 2. Specimens received by noon Tuesday July 3 will have verbal results available by 1 p.m. on Thursday July 5.

    ***Thanksgiving Holiday:

    • Monday through Tuesday: Routine testing schedule
    • Serology tests: Specimens received by noon on Tuesday will be tested that day. Verbal results will be available by 1 p.m. the following day. Specimens received by noon on Wednesday will be tested the Tuesday following the holiday.
    • PCR: Specimens received by noon on Friday November 16 will have verbal results available by 1 p.m. on Monday November 19. Specimens received by noon Tuesday November 21 will have verbal results available by 1 p.m. on Monday November 26.
    • Thursday through Friday: Closed for observance of Thanksgiving. .

    ✝Christmas:

    • Serology tests:
    • Monday through Tuesday: Closed for observance of Christmas.
    • Wednesday through Friday: Routine testing schedule
    • PCR: Specimens received by noon on December 21 will have verbal results available by 4 p.m. the Wednesday following the holiday.

    ♠New Year’s Day:

    • Serology tests: Specimens received by noon on Monday, will be tested in IgG (Dye test), IgM ELISA, and avidity only that day. Verbal results will be available by 3 p.m. on Wednesday.
    • Wednesday through Friday: Routine testing schedule
    • PCR: Specimens received by noon on Monday December 31 will have verbal results available by 4 p.m. the Wednesday following the holiday.

    Routine Test Schedule:

    • Serology tests: IgG (Dye test), IgM ELISA, IgM ISAGA, IgA ELISA, IgE ELISA, AC/HS, Avidity
    • Specimens received by noon on Monday and Wednesday will be tested that day. Verbal results are available by 3 p.m. the following day. Specimens received by noon on Thursday will be tested for IgG (Dye Test), IgM ELISA, and Avidity only that day. Verbal results are available by 3 p.m. the following day.
    • PCR: Specimens received by noon on Tuesday will have verbal results available by 3 p.m. the following day. Specimens received by noon on Friday will have verbal results available by 3 p.m. the following Monday.
    • Isolation: Final results are available approximately six weeks from the date received.

    Note: To ensure the quality of test results, repeat testing is sometimes required. This may delay reporting of results.