Perfluorochemical (PFC) Blood Testing Program: Update #3

The NH DHHS issued a health alert on October 6, regarding the second round of the PFC blood testing program.

NH Division of Public Health Services (NH DPHS) draws your attention to the following:

Key Points and Recommendations:

1. DHHS will be mailing out test results from the second round of the PFC blood testing program when available between January and April 2016.
2. Participants with immediate questions or concerns about their results can call the Northern New England Poison Center (NNEPC), which has established an inquiry line (1-800-562-8236) for this purpose.
3. Participants may choose to consult their healthcare providers regarding their results, and providers may review resources on the DHHS website:
4. DHHS has identified two laboratories that are willing to offer PFC blood testing to individuals through their clinical providers. For further information about which PFCs are tested, sample/shipping requirements, and cost of testing, patients or providers should contact the labs directly:

Vista Analytical Laboratory – Tel: 916-673-1502; Website:
NMS Laboratory – Tel: 866-522-2206; Website:

Click here for the full DHHS alert.