Author: Bonnie Bush

Drugs & Alcohol

Benzodiazepines: the new drug crisis?

June 13, 2018 By

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

We're There

I’m there: Joyce Reid

May 14, 2018 By

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.

Urine testing

States move to ban synthetic urine

May 4, 2018 By

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.

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Laboratorians: The backbone of our business

April 23, 2018 By

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.

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Tour our Lenexa lab during SAPAA

April 11, 2018 By

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.

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I’m There: David Bustos

February 15, 2018 By

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.

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Inspiring young scientists in Atlanta

January 31, 2018 By

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.

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New look, same great content

January 17, 2018 By

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.

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I’m There: Christina Salamone

January 15, 2018 By

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

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Recognizing 20 Years of International Overdose Awareness Day

August 31, 2017 By

The International Overdose Awareness Day unites people worldwide who have lost loved ones to drug overdoses.