Lab Services


LifeHope Labs is a high-complexity, CAP accredited facility specializing in confirmation testing of both urine and oral fluid samples. Along with our confirmation testing our advanced reference lab also specializes in toxicology screening, blood analysis and Pharmacogenetics. LifeHope Labs provides full confirmation testing of all drugs requested with the fastest turn-around time in the industry. We deliver certified reports via secure data transfer direct to your electronic medical records (EMR) system; fax or web portal. No one is faster or more flexible at providing you with the critical medication monitoring information your patients deserve.


The knowledgeable staff at LifeHope Labs is available to address your information needs regarding drug interactions, lab test procedures, and results. Our certifying scientists provide detailed laboratory reports that clearly summarize and identify inconsistencies relating to test results and prescribed medications.


The needs of your practice are our top priority. We produce the quality results you demand with the least impact to your daily operation.

Whether it is the electronically generated multi-part patient requisition forms, direct integration with medical records, easy online supply reorder, customized patient medication monitoring or statistical summary reports, the support staff at LifeHope Labs strives to provide the best solution for analytical laboratory needs.




Dr. Eagerton is Board Certified in Forensic Toxicology and has authored numerous publications and presentations in the fields of Forensic Toxicology and Pharmacology. He has testified as an expert in the fields of Toxicology and Pharmacology in Magistrate, General Sessions, Federal, and U.S. Military courts and has served as an Expert Witness Faculty Member at the National District Attorneys Association National Advocacy Center from 1999 through 2010. During his tenure at Presbyterian College School of Pharmacy, Dr. Eagerton has developed and teaches an elective on Drugs of Abuse and serves as co-advisor to the PCSP Generation Rx organization. Dr Eagerton recently joined the LifeHope Labs team as the director of the reference laboratory. In addition, he operates as a director for physician office laboratories to ensure their compliance and success.




CHRISTOPHER L FARRELL, PH.D., Pharmacogenetic Technical Analyst

Dr. Farrell is a Doctor of Philosophy in Biomedical Sciences and has authored numerous publications and presentations and is an Associate Professor of Pharmaceutical and Administrative Sciences at Presbyterian College School of Pharmacy and an Adjunct Clinical Professor at Clemson University School of Nursing.  Dr. Farrell has over 20 years of experience in the biomedical field and has been working with the LifeHope Labs team for more than 5 years.



Contributes 12 years of experience in the analytical, clinical and forensic toxicology/drug testing arena including drug analysis and expert testimony at the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division and Alabama Department of Forensic Services where she was a significant contributor to the ISO-17025 Accreditation Team. While at LifeHope Labs, Ms. Hoover expanded her purview to include Clinical and Criminal Justice Toxicology, Blood Chemistry, Hematology, Serology. She manages all technical staff in the laboratory and works closely with the software development team to continually improve on all processes.