State Licensure

Important Note: State licensure is not the same as board certification. You MUST apply directly to your state licensing board to become licensed.

California

California Department of Health - Laboratory Field Services

LFS Northern California Office
850 Marina Bay Parkway
Building P, 1st Floor
Richmond, CA 94804

Phone: (510)620-3800

Fax: (510)620-3822 or (510)620-3697

Website

California Department of Health - Laboratory Field Services

LFS Southern California Office
320 West 4th Street
Suite 890
Los Angeles, CA 90013

Phone: (213)620-6160

Fax: (213)620-6565

Website

Florida

Florida Department of Health Board of Clinical Laboratory Personnel

4052 Bald Cypress Way
Bin C-07
Tallahassee, FL 32399-3258

Phone: (850)245-4355

Fax: (850)922-8876

Website

Other States

Georgia, Hawaii, Louisiana, Montana, Nevada, North Dakota, Rhode Island, Tennessee and West Virginia recognize ABOR examinations. Contact your state's licensing board for details.

*Tennessee discontinued its MT licensure requirements for private laboratories on May 25, 2021.

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