Public Health Laboratory

Front View of Public Health Building 

Mission Statement:

The mission of the public health laboratory is to provide public health laboratory services in a cost efficient and quality assured manner. More specifically, the following enhances the statement:


  1. Provide services to aid in the prevention, control and diagnosis of all illnesses of public concern
  2. Assist in epidemiological investigations.
  3. Assist in the monitoring and control of health and safety conditions associated with the environment.
  4. Assist in the research and evaluation of the health problems of the community.
  5. Provide laboratory services for the specialized health department programs.
  6. Provide information and consultation to the private laboratories and the medical and public health community in the field of laboratory science.
  7. Provide laboratory services not otherwise available.


For more information call 209-468-3460

  • About the Public Health Lab

  • Overview

  • Staff

  • Hours of Operation:

    The San Joaquin County Public Health Laboratory is open Monday through Friday 8 A.M. to 5 P.M. We are located at 1601 E. Hazelton Ave., Stockton, CA