The Iowa Department of Public Health is required by law to approve all confirmatory laboratories that desire to provide employee drug testing services for private sector employers located or doing business in Iowa.
Code Citation IC 730.5
Who Applies Any laboratory conducting private sector confirmatory employee drug testing services for Iowa employers.
When To Apply Before testing begins.
Initial Requirements Applicants must submit a complete application packet to the Iowa Department of Public Health. See the Contact Info Section below to request an application packet.
Duration One year.
Processing Time Seven to 21 days.
Fee Structure Initial Approval Application: $600 Renewal: $300
Renewal Requirements Renewal requirements are on the Department Website at: https://idph.iowa.gov/substance-abuse/laboratory-approval
Additional Information Any laboratory conducting private sector confirmatory employee drug testing services for Iowa employers.