Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA)
Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry (GC/MS)
Suggested CPT Code(s)
New York State Approval Status


Turnaround Time

8 days (If Positive: 16 days)

Test Includes
1 Cocaine / Metabolites Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA) ng/g 500 Stimulant
2 Opiates Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA) ng/g 200 Narcotic Analgesic
3 Phencyclidine Angel Dust; PCP; Sherm Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA) ng/g 300 Hallucinogen
4 Amphetamines Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA) ng/g 500 Anorexigenic, Stimulant
5 Barbiturates Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA) mcg/g 0.3 Hypnotic, Sedative
6 Benzodiazepines Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA) ng/g 300 Anxiolytic, Sedative
7 Methamphetamine / MDMA Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA) ng/g 500 Stimulant
8 Oxycodone / Oxymorphone Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA) ng/g 100 Narcotic Analgesic
9 Hair Length Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA) cm
10 GC/MS Hair Drug Screen Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry (GC/MS) ng/g

Reflex Tests
Test Code Test Name
5900H Cocaine and Metabolites Confirmation (Qualitative), Hair
5901H Opiates Confirmation (Qualitative), Hair
5902H Phencyclidine Confirmation (Qualitative), Hair
5903H Amphetamines Confirmation (Qualitative), Hair
5905H Benzodiazepines Confirmation (Qualitative), Hair
5909H Barbiturates Confirmation (Qualitative), Hair
Compliance Statement
This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by NMS Labs. It has not been cleared or approved by the US Food and Drug Administration.
Sample Type
Requested Volume
600 mg
Minimum Volume
600 mg
Special Handling
Submit with Chain of Custody.
Collect a pencil-thick segment of hair. Bundle, cut at roots, wrap with twist tie at root end.
Sample Container
NMS Protectikit or Hair collection kit

Additional Collection Instructions

Transport Temperature
Room Temperature
Light Protection
Not Required
Rejection Criteria

Rejection criteria pertain to clinical sample submissions only.

Room Temperature: Undetermined
Refrigerated: Undetermined
Frozen (-20 °C): Undetermined

The CPT Codes provided in this document are based on AMA Guidelines and are for informational purposes only. NMS Labs Does not assume responsibility for billing errors due to Reliance on the CPT Codes listed in this document.

*The information contained in this document represents database configurations, as they will appear on the effective date listed above.