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Drugs of Abuse Urine Collection


Urine drug testing that is ordered by a clinician may be collected at any of the WellSpan Outpatient Collection Centers in York, Adams, and Lebanon Counties. 

Work related or DOT drugs of abuse urine collection for non-emergency situations and clients of WORKFIRST need to be scheduled with either WORKFIRST-York by calling (717) 851-1600 or WORKFIRST-Gettysburg at (717) 339-2880.  For times after WORKFIRST regular hours of operation, collections can be done at one of the ReadyCare sites during their hours.

No appointments are needed at the Jonestown, Myerstown, and Palmyra Outpatient draw stations and are done between 8 AM and 1 PM.


  • Give patient a urine collection cup to obtain the urine specimen.
  • Instruct the patient to give the collected specimen to a staff member.
  • Label the container with the patient's information.
  • Have the patient initial the evidence tape.
  • Seal the container with the evidence tape.
  • Place the specimen in a biohazard bag and seal.
  • Have the patient sign the requisition.
  • Log order(s) in computer.
  • Scan signed requisition into computer.
  • File the requisition.

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