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Apply for approval of Health Promotion Screening Laboratory Testing

Requirements for conducting Health Promotion Laboratory Testing in Massachusetts

Clinical Laboratory Program

The Details

What you need

Laboratories that wish to perform health promotion laboratory testing must receive approval from the Department of Public Health (DPH) prior to beginning testing. Testing that may be performed at Health Screening Promotions is limited to:

  • Cholesterol (capillary whole blood)
  • Erythrocyte Protoporphyrin (capillary whole blood)
  • Fecal Occult Blood
  • Hemoglobin (capillary whole blood)
  • Hematocrit (capillary whole blood)
  • HDL Cholesterol (capillary whole blood)
  • Glucose (capillary whole blood)
  • Pregnancy Test, qualitative

How to apply

To receive approval to perform health promotion testing, a clinical laboratory must:

Please send the completed application and all required documentation to:

Clinical Laboratory Program
Department of Public Health
99 Chauncy St., 11th Floor
Boston, MA  02111


99 Chauncy St., Boston, MA 02111


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