Employee Drug Testing in Stamford, CT

Often an employer will request their staff complete a drug and alcohol screening. The goal of these screenings is to ensure the well-being of their employees and co-workers, and in some instances the general public.

Patients entering our Stamford location can expect a quick and confidential drug testing. Schedule your appointment today, or have your employees stop by for a walk-in. Our Stamford office is also equipped to handle any pre-employment physical examinations you may require.



2001 W Main St, Stamford, CT 06902


(203) 874-3682


Who Requires a Drug Screening?

Drug screenings have become a common practice in the workplace industry. This is especially the case for safety-sensitive industries, which include construction, shipping, manufacturing, and transportation. These industries especially need to be sure that none of their workers are under the influence, it is important for their employees to complete their job tasks safely.

When Does Drug Testing Usually Take Place?

The length of a drug screening will depend on the employer and the regulations within the state of Connecticut. Some typical situations can include:
  • Pre-employment 
  • After a workers’ compensation claim
  • After an accident
  • Reasonable suspicion 

What Do I Need to Bring to a Drug Test?

When an employer has requested a new employee to take a drug test, they employee may need to bring the following items with them:
  • A valid ID picture which can include a passport, driver’s license or military ID 
  • Any authorization forms or paperwork from your employer

What Happens During a Drug Test?

Here at DOCS Urgent Care patients can partake in several different screening methods, urinalysis, blood testing, hair testing, and mouth swabs. The tests we can provide employers will depend on the time frame and effectiveness desired.

Once our staff has processed the test samples, the results will be directly sent to the employer. Once the employer has the test results in their possession they will notify the employee of the test results.

Confidential Drug Testing in Stamford

DOCS Urgent Care’s goal is to keep your employee workforce safe and healthy. We have offices within Fairfield, Hartford, and New Haven counties. Are offices are open 365 days a year, and have extended weekday/weekend hours that will fit your company’s needs.


During this surge in COVID-19 cases, our primary focus is meeting the high demand for tests, and we are seeing higher than usual wait times. This means we are unable to answer most phone calls. Please know that our teams are working very hard during this time to care for as many patients as safely as possible. Please click the button below for answers to common questions. We appreciate your understanding.