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Shipping Information

As a part of the services we provide, 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 on the link below for complete instructions.

FedEx Shipping Instructions

If you wish to send a specimen by a service other than Federal Express, our shipping address is:

4607 The Vanderbilt Clinic
1301 Medical Center Drive
Nashville, TN  37232-0001

PLEASE NOTE: VPLS cannot cover shipping charges if you use an alternate service - please see FedEx information in the link ablove.

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.