Author: Bonnie Bush

Benzodiazepines: the new drug crisis?
While our country faces the harsh realities of the opioid epidemic, benzodiazepines are also emerging as popular drugs of abuse. Bloomberg dubbed benzodiazepines, sometimes called “benzos,” as American’s next big drug problem Continue reading

By   /  June 13, 2018

I’m there: Joyce Reid
Joyce is a key part of keeping communication open between teams, and helps to bridge gaps at the Atlanta laboratory. In this month’s edition of our “I’m There” series, Joyce describes what we’re there when you need us means to her. Read the full story. Continue reading

By   /  May 14, 2018

States move to ban synthetic urine
Synthetic urine has become a popular means of attempting to elude a positive drug test result, considering it often contains uric acid, a chemical naturally found in urine. Continue reading

By   /  May 4, 2018

Laboratorians: The backbone of our business
Our laboratory professionals are fundamental to our success because they carefully and meticulously execute every step in the drug testing process. At Quest, we celebrate the 30,000 lab professionals who work behind the scenes — including 665 laboratorians who work in our drug testing business. Continue reading

By   /  April 23, 2018

Tour our Lenexa lab during SAPAA
Save the date to tour our Lenexa, KS drug testing laboratory during the 2018 SAPAA conference. SAPAA attendees can tour our laboratory on Tuesday, September 25 before programming begins or Friday, September 28 after the conference concludes. Continue reading

By   /  April 11, 2018

I’m There: David Bustos
David Bustos works with collection sites nationwide, providing hands-on training for collectors. His passion is education and working with people gives him a deep sense of purpose. Read the full story. Continue reading

By   /  February 15, 2018

Inspiring young scientists in Atlanta
Our Atlanta laboratory created a new mentorship program for young scientists in the community. They wanted to create a hands-on environment for students to experience science from their own perspectives, and maybe even inspire a career choice. Continue reading

By   /  January 31, 2018

New look, same great content
We are proud to launch a new, refreshed design for our drug testing blog this week. As we continue to share new resources and content, we’re looking forward to doing so on a blog platform that will be significantly enhanced. Continue reading

By   /  January 17, 2018

I’m There: Christina Salamone
In this month’s feature of our “I’m There” series, Christina describes what we’re there when you need us means to him. Continue reading

By   /  January 15, 2018

Recognizing 20 Years of International Overdose Awareness Day
The International Overdose Awareness Day unites people worldwide who have lost loved ones to drug overdoses. Continue reading

By   /  August 31, 2017