Tag: HHS

Staying compliant with new DOT regulations
New DOT regulations add four opioids: hydrocodone, oxycodone, hydromorphone, and oxymorphone to the test panel. Our experts answer your questions. Continue reading

By   /  November 29, 2017

Clarifying the changes in federal workplace drug testing & documentation
Changes to the federal drug testing panel and paperwork are forthcoming, but for now you should continue testing as usual. Continue reading

By   /  November 10, 2017

Ask the Experts: Drug testing cutoffs
Employers should carefully select a drug test specimen type and cutoff level based on the desired window of detection and regulatory requirements. Continue reading

By   /  July 18, 2017

Revisions to Federal workplace drug testing
HHS revised its mandatory guidelines to expand federal urine drug testing to include hydrocodone, hydromorphone, oxycodone, and oxymorphone. Continue reading

By   /  February 10, 2017

Important changes with eCCF
eCCF impacts the entire federally-regulated drug testing process. Read about important changes and how they can affect your drug testing program. Continue reading

By   /  October 10, 2016

Speed up testing with eCCF
Employers can begin taking advantage of eCCF for their DOT urine drug testing. Continue reading

By   /  September 27, 2016

Marijuana remains a Schedule I controlled substance
Recently, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) denied two petitions to reschedule marijuana under the Controlled Substances Act. Continue reading

By   /  August 22, 2016

Quest Diagnostics Approved to Use eCCF for Federally-Mandated Workforce
Benefits of eCCF include fewer data entry and legibility issues, reduced collection site flaws, less paper to manage and improved overall efficiency. Continue reading

By   /  August 18, 2016

eCCF update: The paperless revolution
Federal eCCF inspections are complete and all Quest Diagnostics drug testing labs are approved to process electronic Custody and Control Forms. Continue reading

By   /  August 8, 2016

Nearing eCCF approval
Quest Diagnostics is nearing final approval by NLCP to use electronic Custody and Control Form, or eCCF, for federally-regulated drug testing. Continue reading

By   /  June 7, 2016