Prepaidlab – How does it work?

On March 28, 2011, in Reviews, Tests, by Andrea

If you’ve been around the weight loss surgical block for awhile, you know lab tests are vitally important.

If you’ve been around for a long while, you’ve probably figured out that there are some tests that we need that many docs don’t know to order.  Some docs are good about ordering tests that their patients request.  Some?  Not so much.

Depending on how you handle the above scenario, you can either find a doctor willing to work with you better (which is what I do..) or you can find alternative ways to get your tests.  Prepaidlab.com is one way to do so.

Learned more about this great service back in December, and since then, the company has created a page of tests specific to WLS folk.

To help show how this service works, Chris over at Prepaidlab.com gave me a discounted code for a ferritin draw so I could go through the process and blog it for y’all to see beginning to end.

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