A California Nonprofit Benefit Corporation, 501(c)(3)
MISSION: To improve and protect public health through the promotion and advancement of public health laboratory practice.
The operation of California clinical and public health laboratories is governed by various regulatory statutes. Listed below are applicable regulations.
For more information, visit the California Department of Public Health Laboratory Field Services website.
Reportable Diseases and Conditions:
Title 17 CCR Section 2505. Laboratory Reportable Disease List (2016).Note, individual jurisdictions may have additional reporting requirements. Check your local public health department requirements.
AB186 Guidance for Reporting Select Agent test requests and results (2014)
Conditions for which a clinical isolate or specimen shall be submitted to the public health laboratory (2016).
Note, individual jurisdictions may have additional required or requested isolates or specimen types. Check your local public health department requirements.
Public Health Laboratories:
Laws and regulations relating to County and Municipal Laboratories
Blood Lead Testing
Non-diagnostic General Health Assessment (NGHA)