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Bureau of State Laboratory Services

Shipping & Receiving

Attention Arizona State Public Health Laboratory courier service clients (EZ Messenger). The courier service will be picking up samples on Thursday 07/02/2015 and delivering them to the ASPHL on Saturday 07/04/2015. There will be no courier services on Friday 07/03/2015, the state observed holiday. If you are a newborn screening hospital, courier services will be picking up samples on Saturday for same day or Monday 07/06/2015 delivery.

The Shipping & Receiving Department is open Monday through Friday 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Starting on April 19th, 2014, they will be open Saturdays from 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM.

The ASPHL has contracted with a courier service for Newborn Screening cards and clinical specimens submitted within Arizona.

The current list of courier pick up locations and times can be accessed here:

For questions about specimen shipping or submission, contact the program testing areas or the Shipping and Receiving Department.

Kathleen Rodriguez, Supervisor
Phone: 602-542-1190
Fax: 602-364-0758
Secure email:

Guide to Laboratory Services

The Guide to Laboratory Services provides an overview of testing offered by the State Health Laboratory.

Supply Order Forms

If you need to order supplies for Newborn Screening kits, or for media, specimen collection kits, and mailers, please fill out and submit the appropriate form via fax or email.

Specimen Submission Forms

Shipping Instructions and Guidelines

Note: Information provided in PDF files.