​Sacramento County Public Health Laboratory provides both routine and specialized testing services for the detection, control and prevention of communicable diseases in the County and surrounding catchment area.  As a key resource for information, the laboratory consults with community health care providers on diseases of public health significance.  It also facilitates the interaction between the health care community and state and federal agencies for unusual and exotic diseases.  The laboratory plays a key role in public safety by providing emergency testing support to first responders and Northern California clinical laboratories for agents of bioterrorism. 

Sacramento County Public Health Laboratory
4600 Broadway, Ste 2300
Sacramento, CA 95820
Fax: 916-874-9432

Licenses and Approvals
California Public Health Laboratory Approval
Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendment 1988 (CLIA)
California Environmental Laboratory Accreditation Program

Proficiency Testing Participation
College of American Pathologists
American Association of Bio-analysis
American Proficiency Institute
Centers for Disease Control Model Performance Evaluation Program
Wisconsin State Laboratory of Hygiene
California Environmental Laboratory Accreditation Program
Laboratory Response Network
Food Emergency Response Network


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