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Division of Consolidated Laboratory Services

SAMPLE KIT ORDERING

DCLS offers specimen/sample collection kits for purchase by its customers. Kits are not provided for the public. When specimen/sample collection kits are ordered from DCLS, they are to be used solely for the purpose of submitting specimens/samples to DCLS for analysis. They are not to be used for submission of specimens/samples to commercial laboratories.

Ordering Collection Kits

Clinical & Environmental

Clinical specimen/sample collection kits may only be ordered by health departments, hospitals, physicians' offices, certified midwives, and dental offices. They may not be ordered by private citizens. Environmental testing specimen/sample collection kits may only be ordered by ODW field offices and DEQ regional offices for purposes of regulatory compliance.

Orders for clinical and environmental testing kits should be submitted to the DCLS laboratory:

DCLS
Sample Support Services
600 North 5th Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Telephone: (804) 648-4480 ext. 138
Fax: (804) 225-4070

 

Environmental – Drinking Water

Environmental testing kits for public water system customer activities required by the Drinking Water Fee-for-Service Program must be paid for in advance upon receipt of an invoice from DCLS. These invoices are generated and mailed quarterly when the electronic files containing quarterly requirements are received and processed from the ODW field offices. The completed order form with payment must be submitted to DCLS for processing prior to the kits being shipped. The order form with payment must be mailed or faxed to:

Division of Consolidated Laboratory Services
ATTN: Drinking Water Orders
600 N 5th Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Telephone: (804) 648-4480
Fax: (804) 371-7973

 

Newborn Screening

Newborn Screening kits may only be ordered by hospitals, midwives and physicians' offices. They may not be ordered by private citizens. Kit requests must be paid for in advance. The completed order form with payment must be submitted to the Cashier's Office, Department of General Services, for processing prior to the kits being shipped by DCLS. The order form with payment must be mailed or faxed to: 

Department of General Services
ATTN: DGS Cashier
PO Box 267
Richmond, VA 23218-0267
Telephone: (804) 225-2305
Fax: (804) 225-2120

VA Newborn Screening Program
Toll Free: (866) 378-7730
Richmond Area: (804) 225-3345

Newborn Screening Order Form

Newborn Screening Order Form - Midwives Only.