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Details for Service State Laboratory Services - Testing, Training & Consultation
Service Name State Laboratory Services - Testing, Training & Consultation Program Name Data Collection and Analysis
Goal Manage resources to provide effective and efficient delivery of services to North Carolinians.
Objective Assure that children and/or adults receive needed and effective health and safety services through data tracking, research and evaluation.
Division Division of Public Health
Service Description

This service provides more than 125 clinical tests and more than 65 environmental tests, as well as training and consultation, for the following groups:

-Local health departments.


-Commercial laboratories

-Private health care professionals

-Community-based organizations

-State and regional staff from the Division of Public Health and certain other state and regional agencies 

The aim is to enhance both patient health and effective disease control through this direct laboratory service. This benefits the general population of North Carolina.



Web Site http://slph.ncpublichealth.com/ Year First Initiated 1905
Available State Wide Yes Geographic Area Served
Grants Provided No Competitive Bidding No
Competitive Bidding Details
Waiting List No Waiting List Start Date
Number Waiting
Waiting List Details

Income Eligibility
Income Eligibility No
Income Eligibility Method
Income Eligibility Type
Whose Income Eligibility
Income Disregard No
Income Disregard Desc
Income Verified No
Income Verified Method
Income Criteria
Income Eligibility Change
Income Eligibility Method Prior To Change
Income Eligibility Other

Target Population
Age Range Start Age Range End
0 100+

Legal Authority
Authorization Level Authorization Type Citation
State Administrative Rules 10A NCAC 42A Laboratory Services - GENERAL POLICIES (.0101-0107)
State Administrative Rules 10A NCAC 41A .0101 REPORTABLE DISEASES AND CONDITIONS
State Statute § 130A 326. Powers of the Secretary.
State Statute § 130A 141. Form, content and timing of reports.
State Statute § 130A 88. Laboratory established.
State Statute § 130A 139. Persons in charge of laboratories to report.
State Administrative Rules 10A NCAC 42B Laboratory Services - LABORATORY SECTIONS (.0101-0106)
Federal Public Law 42 CFR 493 Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA)
State Statute § 130A 458. Persons in charge of laboratories to report.
State Administrative Rules 10A NCAC 42D Laboratory Services - CERTIFICATION AND IMPROVEMENT (.0101-0261)
State Statute § 130A 130. Duties of local health departments.
State Statute § 130A 315. Drinking water rules; exceptions; limitation on implied warranties.
State Administrative Rules 10A NCAC 42C Laboratory Services - MILK AND WATER LABORATORY CERTIFICATION (.0101-0102)
Federal Public Law Grade "A" Pasteurized Milk Ordinance (2007 Revision)
State Statute § 130A 15. Access to information.
State Statute § 87 97 Permitting, inspection, and testing of private drinking water wells
State Statute § 130A 125. Screening of newborns for metabolic and other hereditary and congenital disorders.
State Statute § 130A 5. Duties of the Secretary.
Federal Public Law 40CFR141.28 Drinking Water: Certified Laboratories
State Statute § 130A 148. Laboratory tests for AIDS virus infection.
State Statute § 130A 1.1. Mission and essential services.
State Statute § 130A 199. Rabid animals to be destroyed; heads to be sent to State Laboratory of Public Health.
State Statute § 130A 131.8. Reports of blood levels in children.

Budget Information
State Fiscal Year (SFY)
As of the month of
Authorized Budget Fiscal Year 2024 SFY 2023-2024 Year To Date Expenditures Balance
Salary and Fringes (1X) 0 0 0
Salary Other (1X) 0 0 0
Operating (2X-5X) 0 0 0
Contracts/Allocations (6X) 0 0 0
Reserves (7X) 0 0 0
Transfers (8X) 0 0 0
Total Requirements 0 0 0
Receipts-Federal 0 0 0
Receipts- Local receipts 0 0 0
Receipts- Other receipts 0 0 0
Total Receipts 0 0 0
General Fund Appropriations 0 0 0
State Local Other
0 0 0
State Local
0 0