Drug Testing and DNA Testing – Oakland, CA

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Health Street’s Oakland, California drug testing and DNA testing centers provide paternity tests, drug tests, and alcohol testing for yourself, your company, or a family member. We have 6 clinic locations in Oakland. Just choose from our drug tests or Register for DNA testing, select a clinic, and schedule online.

You can choose our Department of Transportation DOT drug test, any of several urine drug testing panels, breath alcohol tests, an alcohol EtG test, or a hair drug test. DNA paternity testing and other DNA tests, such as testing for siblings, aunts, uncles, or grandparents, are also done at our centersin Oakland. Test results can be used for legal matters such as child support. Call (510) 513-6525 or just sign up on the website. We’ll text and email a barcode so you or the person you are testing can come right in. Doctor-signed, accurate results are reported quickly and securely online.

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384 Embarcadero W
Oakland, CA 94607
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7200 Bancroft Avenue
Oakland, CA 94605
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400 30th Street
Oakland, CA 94609
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1730 Franklin Street
Oakland, CA 94612
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333 Hegenberger Road
Oakland, CA 94621
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401 Roland Way
Oakland, CA 94621
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Drug Testing in Oakland, California

Oakland CA Drug Testing Locations

Get a Drug Test in Oakland, California Right Now

Health Street has the largest selection of drug testing and employment screening services in Oakland. Employers can access our services to set up a drug free workplace, families can get court ordered drug testing, and attorneys and private individuals can register for non-DOT drug tests, Department of Transportation (DOT) drug tests, and more.

Available Drug Testing Methods

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Learn about our Hair Follicle Drug Tests
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See a full list of our Urine Drug Testing services.

Popular Drug Testing Panels

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Specialized Categories of Tests

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For companies that don’t wish to include marijuana, we have a slate of drug tests without marijuana
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Choose from our Alcohol Testing options (such as breathalyzer, EtG test, or PEth blood alcohol)
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Read more about our Court Ordered Drug Testing for individuals and families.

DOT Drug Testing in Oakland, California

Learn about our DOT drug and alcohol testing services, and how your company can maintain Department of Transportation (DOT) Compliance with 46 CFR Part 40, including:

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Employee Drug Testing: eResults Portal for Employers

Business users get access to the amazing StaffGlass™ eResults portal. When logged in, human resources and other company executives can manage their drug testing program, including:

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Register for drug screenings for reasons such as: pre-employment, random, post-accident, or reasonable suspicion.
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Get fast, accurate results in a safe and secure online portal.
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Find a drug test clinic in Oakland, CA or pick from our lab testing locations anywhere in the United States; you can order your test online, view results, and check status of all tests
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Set up State Background Check and employment background screening
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Register staff for Occupational Health Services
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Manage eSign documents related to the testing process
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Set up a DOT random pool, add or remove drivers, and easily update their employment status.
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The StaffGlass™ eResults Portal is backed up by world class customer service.

Live support from our U.S. based Call Center is available: Monday through Friday: 4:30 AM to 4:00 PM Pacific Time.

DNA Test – Oakland, California

Oakland CA DNA Testing Locations

Types of DNA Tests at our Oakland, California locations:

The most commonly ordered DNA test is a Paternity Test to conclusively establish whether or not a man is the biological father of a child.

Paternity Testing can be performed at our testing centers. DNA Testing can be done for other close family relationships, such as:

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Grandparent DNA Test (if the father is not available for testing)
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Sibling DNA Test (possible brothers, sisters, or half-siblings)
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Avuncular DNA Test (aunt/uncle and niece/nephew)

Specimens we can test for DNA

The easiest and most reliable way to obtain a DNA sample for paternity testing is to swab the inner cheeks of the people being tested. These skin cells are known as buccal cells, and they rub off easily onto cotton swabs and remain in place for analysis by our laboratory. Other specimen samples, such as hair follicles, fingernails, and garments that might contain someone’s DNA, can also be tested. An Alternative Specimen DNA Test is done by registering online and shipping the specimens to us.

Legally Admissible DNA Tests vs. “Peace of Mind” At-Home Tests

A Legal Paternity Test is a court admissible DNA testing service. Accurate results for DNA paternity testing with 99.99% confidence or greater take about a week.

When deciding which type of DNA test is right for you, consider first what you might do with the results. In order for the results of a DNA test to hold up in court, for child support, or to change the name on a birth certificate, the test must be done at a clinic using strict chain of custody procedures. Our Oakland DNA testing technicians are trained to follow guidelines that ensure that the results can be used for legal purposes.

How to schedule a DNA Test in Oakland CA

Scheduling a DNA test at one of our Oakland clinics is simple and fast, and we often have appointments available in the same week. It’s always helpful to schedule in advance to make sure you get the time you want. Register online, or please call our customer service team, which can help you book your appointment over the phone.

We have state of the art testing labs and friendly clinics that perform the DNA sample collection in Oakland, plus many more locations throughout California and all across the United States. Not every one of our clinics performs paternity testing in Oakland. We’ll show you the nearest locations to get a DNA test in Oakland , CA so you can choose the testing center that is most convenient. When you register, you can also pick the appointment time and date that you prefer.

Why Health Street

A Decade Plus of Experience

Health Street has provided DNA tests and drug tests since 2010. The first time we performed drug testing in Oakland, CA was in 2014.  From then until now, we have completed 157 drug tests at our Oakland labs. The first DNA test we performed in Oakland, CA was in 2020.

Dedicated to Excellence

We are dedicated to providing the highest level of drug testing and DNA testing in Oakland. Our clients, both businesses and individuals, are our highest priority. 

Pain and Treatment Among Workers in Oakland

Like many other cities, Oakland is struggling with rapid rises in opioid and heroin usage. The increased percentage of use is largely related to the number of opioid prescriptions that were written to Alameda County residents. In 2015, for every 1,000 residents, there were 563 opioid prescriptions given out. In simple terms, that equates to roughly half the population having an opioid prescription. With the ease with which these pills were handed out for pain management, many workers work in manual labor industries, such as manufacturing, ended up fighting opiate addiction.

The Evolution of Trade and Manufacturing in Oakland

With nearly 200,000 jobs related to cargo and delivery, blue collar jobs are easy to find and plentiful in Oakland. The chief exports include fruits and vegetables, red meat, resins, chemicals, wood, cotton, and other commodities. Along with that, Oakland is also a large commercial center for said exports. 13 percent of the entire workforce is employed within the wholesale trade and retail market. The large volume of trade has created offshoot industries and direct jobs, like the manufacturers that supply supplement trade. In fact, manufacturing plants in Oakland employ 9 percent of the workforce.

What’s So Dangerous About Oakland?

Life in Oakland is a mix of danger and peace. Neighborhoods in Oakland are complete with racial, cultural, and ethnic diversity. It is a source of pride for long time residents and newcomers alike that, once acclimated into the lifestyle, there is so much beauty to appreciate in the different cultures that surround you in Oakland. The city is very much “up and coming,” and rent is still a lot cheaper than other cities in California. Unemployment has been steadily decreasing since the Great Recession, and is just below 4 percent as of March of 2019. Though Oakland still has a higher unemployment rate than the average rate of California, the city is making great strides and improvements to improve the quality of life for its residents.

Locations

Clinic Hours and Information for our Labs in Oakland, California

384 Embarcadero WOakland, CA 94607
Pre-registration required,Walk-in with barcode:

Monday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PMTuesday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PMWednesday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PMThursday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PMFriday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM About this Location: Visit us at this location. We are down the block from Chinese Garden Park.
7200 Bancroft AvenueSuite 268Oakland, CA 94605
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Monday: 9:00 AM – 3:00 PMTuesday: 9:00 AM – 3:00 PMWednesday: 9:00 AM – 3:00 PMThursday: 9:00 AM – 3:00 PMFriday: 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM About this Location: It is simple to locate our lab. We are in walking distance from Claremont Country Club. We are easily accessed by car or public transportation.
400 30th StreetSuite 10Oakland, CA 94609
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Monday: 10:30 AM – 4:00 PMTuesday: 10:30 AM – 4:00 PMWednesday: 10:30 AM – 4:00 PMThursday: 10:30 AM – 4:00 PMFriday: 10:30 AM – 4:00 PM About this Location: This office is conveniently located very close by to Samuel Merritt University.
1730 Franklin StreetOakland, CA 94612
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Monday: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM(M Lunch: 1-2 PM)Tuesday: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM(T Lunch: 1-2 PM)Wednesday: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM(W Lunch: 1-2 PM)Thursday: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM(Th Lunch: 1-2 PM)Friday: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM(F Lunch: 1-2 PM) About this Location: We are very close by to Snow Park.
333 Hegenberger RoadOakland, CA 94621
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Monday: 7:00 AM – 5:00 PMTuesday: 7:00 AM – 5:00 PMWednesday: 7:00 AM – 5:00 PMThursday: 7:00 AM – 5:00 PMFriday: 7:00 AM – 5:00 PM About this Location: Rapid Drug Testing in Oakland, California is available at this clinic around the corner from Bonsai Garden.
401 Roland WayOakland, CA 94621
Pre-registration required,Walk-in with barcode:

Monday: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PMTuesday: 9:00 AM – 4:30 PMWednesday: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PMThursday: 9:00 AM – 4:30 PMFriday: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PMSaturday: 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM About this Location: We are around the corner from Edge Water Park Plaza. We look forward to serving you here.

Neighborhoods Served in Oakland

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Downtown
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Uptown
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West Oakland
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San Antonio
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Fruitvale
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Chinatown
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Rockridge
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Lower Bottoms
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Fremont
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Oak Tree

Additional Services

Health Street offers additional employment screening services in Oakland, including:

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California Background Check for businesses hiring staff in Oakland, CA

Local Reviews

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Citations

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“Oakland: Economy.” Oakland: Economy – Major Industries and Commercial Activity, Incentive ProgramsNew and Existing Companies, http://www.city-data.com/us-cities/The-West/Oakland-Economy.html.
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Elevate. “Heroin Addiction and Opioid Abuse in Oakland California.” Elevate Addiction Services, 14 Aug. 2019, https://elevaterehab.org/blog/opioid-and-heroin-addiction-in-oakland-california/.
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“Oakland, California.” Oakland, California (CA) Profile: Population, Maps, Real Estate, Averages, Homes, Statistics, Relocation, Travel, Jobs, Hospitals, Schools, Crime, Moving, Houses, News, Sex Offenders, http://www.city-data.com/city/Oakland-California.html.