Status of Testing at the Vermont Health Department Laboratory:
All non-essential testing at the Vermont Department of Health Laboratory has been suspended. Recreational water testing is considered non-essential. Therefore, Elfin Lake water testing will not take place until the state lab testing status changes. The following essential testing will continue at the Health Department Laboratory: • COVID-19 testing • Tuberculosis testing • Animal Rabies testing (only in cases where a human has potentially been exposed to rabies) • Measles testing
A full list of ongoing and suspended testing services at the Lab is available at www.healthvermont.gov/labtesting. Or for more information, click here.