Waterbury, CT Employee Drug Testing

In the environment of the workplace, it is essential and very common for employers to require their staff to complete alcohol and drug screening. Employers do this  in order to protect the well being of their employees as well as the general public depending on what industry the company falls under.

Here at our Waterbury location, we offer confidential drug testing for employers.Give us a call to schedule an appointment, or stop buy for a walk-in appointment. We also offer pre-employment physicals in Waterbury as well. 



506 Frost Road
Waterbury, CT 06705

(203) 437-8368

(203) 805-4316


Who Requires a Drug Screening?

Employees are usually required to take a drug test for their work in almost every industry. Some of these industries of which it is essential are shipping, manufacturing, transportation and construction. It is critical for these industries to require testing to make sure their employees are not under the influence and can complete tasks successfully without injuring themselves or others.

When Does Drug Testing Usually Take Place?

The timing and origin of a drug test usually depends on the regulations within the state of Connecticut as well as the employer. Some typical situations can include:

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

What Do I Need to Bring to a Drug Test?

You may require the following items when notified about a request for a drug test: 

  • 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?

Our methods for drug screening include: hair testing , blood testing, urinalysis, and mouth swabs. We provide however many tests an employer may need depending upon the time frame and effectiveness desired.

Your employer will receive the results directly from us once the test is completed and processed. Your employer will then inform you on the results. 

Confidential Drug Testing in Waterbury

At DOCS Urgent Care, our goal is to keep your employee workforce healthy and active. Our office located in Waterbury is open 365 days of the year and offers extended weekday/weekend hours in order 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.