Pre-Admission Testing

Patient undergoing pre-admission testing for surgeryYou will need to have pre-admission testing completed before the day of surgery.

Please bring the following with you to your appointment:

  • Insurance Card(s)
  • Photo ID
  • List of current medications  (name, dose and how taken)
  • Any orders or papers your doctor’s office may have sent with you
  • Parking ticket to be validated for free parking

How long will pre-admission testing take?

Testing takes approximately two hours.

Do I need to be fasting?

You do not have to be fasting for your pre-admission testing appointment unless your doctor specifically requests that you do.

What does my insurance cover?

Any questions regarding insurance issues or co-pays should be referred to the financial counselors at your hospital:

Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center (865) 331-2397

Methodist Medical Center (865) 835-3600

Parkwest Medical Center (865) 373-1244