Provider Resources

Clinicians working in a lab environment

Pacific Diagnostic Laboratories offers an extensive in house testing menu at our state of the art laboratory in Santa Barbara, California.

For Medical Professionals

Alert Sign for Covid-19

ALERT: PDL offers several different 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) testing options.

Please note: PDL only offers COVID-19 collection services for symptomatic patients through our Goleta and Santa Ynez COVID-19 collection sites. For offices collecting specimens, specimens can be submitted to PDL via courier pick-up for testing (please do not drop off to a PDL PSC location).

For symptomatic COVID-19 collections:

  • An order by an authorized provider in the State of California is required.
  • An appointment is required and can be set up through our online scheduling tool or calling 805-879- 8100 (toll-free 866-591-4610).

DO NOT direct suspect COVID-19 patients to a Patient Service Center.

Information is available online:

Center for Disease Control:
Cottage Health:

Quickly access online tools, guides and forms:

Client Billing

Log in to review ordering activity, view invoices, make payments, complete missing information requests or to contact us about your bill.


PDL offers a number of options for streamlining electronic workflows.

Client Notifications, COVID Client Notifications, COVID FDA Fact Sheets, Guides & Forms

  • Client Notifications: View our most recent client notifications.
  • COVID Client Notifications: View our COVID client notifications.
  • FDA COVID Fact Sheets: Review FDA COVID Fact Sheets for tests PDL offers.
  • Guides & Forms: Access to forms for supply orders, add on requests, standing orders, guides and more.

Medical Necessity ICD Tool

  • Tool allows for look-up of:
    ICD 9-ICD 10 code
  • ICD 10 code by keyword search
  • Medical necessity check of a specific lab test to the ICD 10 code

PDL Connect

Access your patient test results 24/7 or place new orders through PDL CONNECT portal.

Online Education Materials

Increase your knowledge of laboratory services by browsing free training courses, tools and other resources from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

Test Directory

Time of Service (TOS) Tool

PDL offers a Time of Service price discount program for uninsured patients. Contact your sales representative for more information.

COVID-19 Testing Information for Providers

Beginning April 21, 2020, Pacific Diagnostic Laboratories (PDL) will have a designated COVID-19 PCR test specimen collection site to serve patients with a provider referral.

Testing Site Information

Contact Us

Need help finding what you're looking for? Call 805-879-8100 or toll-free at 866-591-4610 to reach out to our team.

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