As a part of our services, VPLS will cover the cost of shipping patient samples to our laboratory. To send a specimen to Vanderbilt University Medical Center from outside of the Nashville area, please click the appropriate link below and follow the steps to generate a Vanderbilt FedEx shipping label.
If you wish to send a specimen by a service other than FedEx, our shipping address is:
Specimen Receiving - TVC 4607
1301 Medical Center Drive
Nashville, TN 37232-0001
PLEASE NOTE: VPLS cannot cover shipping charges if you use an alternate service - please use the FedEx link on this page to generate your shipping label.
For local area specimen pick up requests, please contact our courier service by calling 615-936-0510 (ext. 2).
For more information, or to request specimen shipping supplies, please contact VPLS at 1-800-551-5227 (ext. 3).