Drug Test - Washington, DC

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In Washington, District of Columbia, Health Street provides drug testing for employers and individuals at 5 professional drug testing locations. You can register for drug tests quickly and easily on our website. Testing options include a wide range of drug panels. Our options include Department of Transportation (DOT) drug tests, non-DOT urine drug tests, breath alcohol tests, EtG alcohol tests, and hair drug testing. Once you pick your test, simply choose the best clinic location that meets your needs, and register online.

Whether you need drug and alcohol testing for your employees, yourself, or a family member, you can rest assured that Health Street testing services in Washington, District of Columbia provides accurate results. We'll send a barcode authorization by text and email, along with a map to the clinic address. Drug testing centers are clean, comfortable and operated by experienced professionals. Test results are fast, reviewed by our Medical Review Officer (an MRO), and reported safely and securely online. You can also call (202) 389-9685 with any questions about our drug tests.

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Drug Testing in Washington, District of Columbia

Washington DC Drug Testing Locations

Types of Drug Testing in Washington, District of Columbia

Health Street offers drug testing services such as: 5 panel drug test up to 22 panels, Department of Transportation DOT drug test, rapid results or laboratory testing, with or without alcohol EtG test included, the option to exclude THC, and more. Get these tests done at Washington drug testing locations.

Our selection of chain of custody urine drug testing services and drug screenings allow you to test for nearly any drug consumed in the recent past. They are recommended for employee drug testing or court orders. The number of panels in a panel drug test refers to classes of drugs (i.e., marijuana, cocaine, etc.).

5 Panel - $75

The 5 Panel Drug Test test is the traditional, basic urine drug test for street drugs, including:

Marijuana (THC, cannabinoids, weed)
Amphetamines (Adderall, Ritalin, methamphetamines)
Basic Opiates (heroin, morphine, codeine)
Phencyclidine (PCP – angel dust)

9 Panel - $85

The 9 Panel Drug Test is urine testing that includes all of the above plus the following prescription drugs:

Benzodiazepines (Valium, Klonopin, Xanax)

10 Panel - $89

The 10 Panel Drug Test is a great option for employment drug testing in Washington, District of Columbia - it includes well known street drugs and prescription drugs, including all 9 of the ones listed above, plus methaqualone.

12 Panel - $149

The 12 Panel Drug Test urine drug testing panel is an excellent choice and value, and more importantly, it tests for expanded opiates and Ecstasy. This test is a 10 panel plus:

MDMA/6AM (Ecstasy, Molly)
Hydromorphone (Vicodan, Percocet, Oxycontin)

16 Panel - $250

As the opioid epidemic continues to rise and impact Washington, it is important to be aware that many of the dangerous, synthetic opiates are not picked up by lower panel tests. Our 16 Panel Opiate Drug Test picks up these 4 additional opiate classes in addition to the drugs included above:

Meperidine (Demerol)
Buprenorphine (Suboxone)

There are many more urine drug screens in Washington facilities. Our testing panels go up to a 22 panel drug test, including specialized tests for synthetic marijuana, bath salts, nicotine, ketamine, rohypnol, and more. For results of chain of custody testing with MRO review, we are widely considered to be the fastest lab in Washington, District of Columbia. Drug testing in Washington is easy with Health Street.

Alcohol Testing in Washington, District of Columbia

Alcohol testing is done through urine, hair, breath, or blood. Basic urine alcohol tests (12 hour look-back) or EtG urine alcohol testing (3 day look-back) can be added to any of our drug testing panels, or they can be done on a standalone basis. Choose the type of alcohol drug testing that looks back at the specific period of time that matters to you:

Breath Alcohol Tests are the most appropriate tests to use in the workplace if on-the-job alcohol use is suspected, or after any accidents. On-site breathalyzers in the Washington, DC area are also available for emergencies.
PEth Blood Alcohol can tell if someone has been drinking over the past 3 weeks
Hair EtG Test is a hair follicle alcohol test that goes back 3 months

DOT Drug and Alcohol Testing Services - Washington, DC

DOT Drug and Alcohol Tests

Health Street's Washington facilities offer DOT drug and breath alcohol tests that comply with 46 CFR Part 40. Urine specimens are processed at SAMHSA certified laboratories. Members of our Random Pool get discounts on DOT drug testing.

Random Pool - $99

Health Street administers DOT Random Pools for companies of all sizes based in and around Washington, across District of Columbia. Our local presence combined with our national clinic network and easy online pool management makes DOT compliance a breeze.

USCG Drug Testing - $150

Many Washington businesses and residents are involved, directly or indirectly, with maritime, and therefore, they are regulated by the United States Coast Guard and must comply with the strict USCG regulations. Our Washington clinics offer a specially designated USCG Merchant Marines Drug Test Package, which includes everything you need to meet the USCG DOT drug test requirements.

Hair Follicle Drug Testing Washington, DC

Hair drug tests can detect drug or alcohol use for a far greater period of time - 90 days - than a standard urine drug test. Hair drug testing is performed at our Washington drug testing places. We cut a small amount of either head hair or body hair. The hair is analyzed by our testing laboratory. We offer several panel drug tests.

Hair Drug Test Options
5 Panel Hair Follicle Drug Test
9 Panel Hair Follicle Drug Test
12 Panel Hair Follicle Drug Test
Hair Alcohol Test

StaffGlass™ eResults Portal for Employers

Employers get free access to premium customer service by phone and our award winning online StaffGlass™ eResults portal. Once securely logged into StaffGlass™, business users can set up their drug testing program, including:

Securely order pre-employment, random, post-accident, or reasonable suspicion drug testing
View fastest results
Order and view eSignature employee documents such as policies and procedures, job applications, and more
Set up a random drug testing pool or a drug-free workplace program, and add or remove staff to be included

Why Health Street

Over a Decade of Experience

Health Street has been performing drug testing nationally since 2010.  The first Washington, DC drug test was provided by Health Street in 2015.  In fact, we have successfully completed 517 drug tests at our Washington testing centers since then. 

Dedication to Excellence

We are committed to providing excellent services and to helping businesses and families obtain the drug testing in Washington DC that they require. 

Drug Testing in Washington, D.C.

Statistics in Washington, D.C.

Opioid overdoses have nearly doubled in D.C. since 2018, with 411 deaths reported in 2020.
Fentanyl contributed to these numbers significantly, as it was present in 94% of opioid overdose cases​​.
Every year, Washington, D.C., has about 400 deaths caused by opioids.
In 2023, the D.C. Office of Chief Medical Examiner had already reported 427 drug overdose deaths by October.
The rate of drug and alcohol abuse in Washington, D.C., is higher than the national average, with about one in ten people suffering from alcohol abuse and one in eight people suffering from substance abuse.

Local Initiatives to Curb Substance Abuse

MyRecoveryDC was launched in 2021 as a public education campaign designed to support individuals who are addicted to opioids, alcohol, and other drugs. The initiative aims to provide access to the District's comprehensive treatment and recovery services network, sharing inspirational stories of D.C. residents in recovery to encourage others to seek help. This campaign is crucial, especially considering the double rate of substance use disorders in D.C. compared to regional and national averages​​.

Employment Drug Testing

Employment-related drug testing in Washington, D.C., has gained attention as employers seek to ensure a safe and productive workplace. The District has specific regulations governing drug testing in the workplace, balancing employers' needs to maintain safety with employees' privacy rights. These regulations are particularly relevant in industries where safety is important, such as transportation and healthcare. Employers in Washington, D.C., are encouraged to develop clear drug testing policies that comply with local laws and federal guidelines, ensuring that testing is conducted fairly and respectfully.

Local Drug Busts or Events

A collaborative investigation by Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) in Washington, D.C., the U.S. Postal Inspection Service, and the Metropolitan Police Department led to the indictment of a 39-year-old Southeast Washington D.C. resident on charges related to fentanyl trafficking and illegal firearm possession. The man was charged with intent to distribute over 400 grams of fentanyl.

Last updated 3/27/2024


Clinic Hours and Information for our Labs in Washington, District of Columbia

1145 19th St NwSte 601Washington, DC 20036
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M: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PMT: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PMW: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PMTh: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PMF: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM About this Location: The Phillips Collection, known for its impressive collection of modern art, is a renowned art museum located just a few blocks from our clinic. It is often referred to as the first museum of modern art in the United States and features works from prominent artists such as Renoir and Rothko.
2021 K Street NwSuite 725Washington, DC 20006
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M: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PMT: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PMW: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PMTh: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PMF: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM About this Location: George Washington University is a renowned educational institution that offers a wide range of programs and degrees. It is known for its vibrant student life and its commitment to research and innovation. It's just a short walk from our location.
2141 K St NWSuite 508Washington, DC 20037
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M: 8:00 AM - 3:30 PMT: 8:00 AM - 3:30 PMW: 8:00 AM - 3:30 PMTh: 8:00 AM - 3:30 PMF: 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM About this Location: George Washington University is a renowned educational institution that is just a short walk from our clinic. It is known for its programs in international affairs, journalism, and business.
2021 K St NwSuite 620Washington, DC 20006
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M: 8:00 AM - 3:30 PMT: 8:00 AM - 3:30 PMW: 8:00 AM - 3:30 PMTh: 8:00 AM - 3:30 PMF: 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM About this Location: George Washington University is a renowned educational institution offering a wide range of programs. It is known for its vibrant student life and is just a short walk from our clinic.
201 Massachusetts Ave NeSuite B-1Washington, DC 20002
Pre-registration required,This location also requires an appt.

M: 9:30 AM - 3:30 PMT: 9:30 AM - 3:30 PMW: 9:30 AM - 3:30 PMTh: 9:30 AM - 3:30 PMF: 9:30 AM - 3:30 PMSa: 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM About this Location: Stanton Park is a beautiful urban park near our clinic. It is a great place to relax and enjoy the outdoors, featuring a central statue, playgrounds, and plenty of green space.

Neighborhoods Served in Washington

Capitol Hill
Northwest Washington
Navy Yard
Northeast Washington
Southwest Washington

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DC health launches myrecoverydc to raise awareness of addiction treatment services, share inspirational stories of DC residents in recovery. DC Health Launches MyRecoveryDC to Raise Awareness of Addiction Treatment Services, Share Inspirational Stories of DC Residents in Recovery. (2021, June 3). https://dchealth.dc.gov/release/dc-health-launches-myrecoverydc-raise-awareness-addiction-treatment-services-share
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Hsi Washington, D.C. investigation leads to indictment for Washingtonian for fentanyl trafficking and firearms charges. ICE. (n.d.-b). https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/hsi-washington-dc-investigation-leads-indictment-washingtonian-fentanyl-trafficking
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