Waterbury, CT Employee Drug Testing

It is extremely common and important for employers to mandate a drug and alcohol screening in a work environment. This will ensure the well-being of their employees along with their co-workers. Depending on what industry the company is in, this will also ensure the safety of the general public as well.

Here at DOCS Urgent Care, we offer efficient and confidential drug testing for employers at our Waterbury location. Have your employee stop by for a walk-in appointment, or schedule an appointment with us today. Pre-employment physical examinations are also offered at our Waterbury location.



279 Chase Ave
Waterbury, CT 06704

(203) 528-4993

(203) 528-4116


Who Requires a Drug Screening?

Drug testing for employees is usually required in almost every industry. Industries such as shipping, manufacturing, transportation, and construction are safety-sensitive which makes it essential for employees to be tested to ensure they are not under the influence and can successfully complete jobs without injuring herself or others. 

When Does Drug Testing Usually Take Place?

Depending on the regulations in the state of Connecticut and the employer, the timing of the drug screening may vary. 

  • Reasonable suspicion 
  • Pre-employment 
  • After a workers’ compensation claim
  • After an accident

What Do I Need to Bring to a Drug Test?

The following items may be required when you a presented with a drug screening by your employer:

  • A valid picture ID 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 of Waterbury, we offer screening methods that include urinalysis, hair testing blood testing, and mouth swabs. We provide numerous tests for various employers in the area depending on the time frame and desired effectiveness.

Your test results will be directly sent back to your employer after the screening has been completed and processed. 


Confidential Drug Testing in Waterbury

DOCS Urgent Care ultimate goal is to keep the employee workforce active and healthy.  Our office located in waterbury is open 365 days a year with hours extended on weekdays/weekends to 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.