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Changes to Celiac Tests, Apolipoprotein B, Lipoprotein a, and NT-proBNP in Ontario

Changes to Community-Based Ordering and Funding of Celiac Tests, Apolipoprotein B, Lipoprotein a, and NT-proBNP in Ontario

At Dynacare, our vision is to be Canada’s health and wellness solutions leader. Effective November 1, 2021, in partnership with the Ontario Ministry of Health, Dynacare will be expanding the number of Ministry-funded tests in order to improve patient access to community laboratory services.

The following tests will now be covered by Ontario Ministry funding and will be available at no cost to patients:
• Celiac disease: Tissue Transglutaminase IgA (tTG IgA), if ordered for diagnosis of celiac disease only
• Dyslipidemia and cardiac markers:
   o Apolipoprotein B (apoB)
   o Lipoprotein (a) (Lp(a))
   o NT-proBNP

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