Any Michigan licensed physician's office, licensed laboratory, or licensed health care facility may submit specimens to the MDCH Bureau of Laboratories for testing. Animal heads may be submitted for rabies testing by veterinarians, animal control officers, law enforcement agencies, and others in coordination with your Local Health Department.
Listing of Available Lab Tests
Specimen Collection Request Forms, and Shipping Containers
PLEASE CONTACT YOUR LOCAL OFFICE OF DHD#10 FOR ASSISTANCE. MDCH requires that specimens be submitted using collection units supplied by MDCH. Information is available online at the MDCH Laboratory Services Guide Webpage.
MDCH Lab Testing Resources
The following links provide additional information about testing at the Michigan Bureau of Laboratories.
MDCH Laboratory Contact Information
Phone: (517) 335-8063 / Fax: (517) 335-8051