Author: Nicole Jupe

Prescription opiates rank second behind marijuana in workforce positives according to Drug Testing Index
American workers continue to use prescription opiates at high levels. Development of clear workplace policies is reinforced with help from the DTI. Continue reading

By   /  October 12, 2011

Go paperless with eReq
Quest Diagnostics offers eReq as a hassle-free system to order drug screens 24/7, track the stages of the screening process and receive results online Continue reading

By   /  October 11, 2011

National Take-Back initiative scheduled for October 29
The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) set October 29 as a National Prescription Drug Take Back Day. Continue reading

By   /  October 5, 2011

Bringing the DTI to life
This new video highlighting information reported by our most recent DTI shines a spotlight on methamphetamine abuse and its highly addictive nature. Continue reading

By   /  October 3, 2011

Drug-Free Work Week in October
Drug-Free Work Week is an annual activity in October to promote health and safety in the workplace. Continue reading

By   /  September 27, 2011

DOT CCFs extended through November 30
The final rule regarding the use of the Federal Drug Testing Custody and Control Form (CCF) was issued by the Department of Transportation (DOT). Continue reading

By   /  September 26, 2011

HHS federal CCF advisory deadline
The US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is allowing the use of the 2000 Federal Custody and Control Form (CCF) through November 30, 2011. Continue reading

By   /  September 16, 2011

Adulterant testing using TestSure
To help ensure the integrity of urine drug tests, it’s important to perform specimen validity testing. Continue reading

By   /  September 12, 2011

Industry survey – The effectiveness of workplace drug testing
More than half of employers (57%) conduct drug tests on all job candidates. While only 29% do not conduct drug tests on any job candidates. Continue reading

By   /  September 8, 2011

Lab-based testing for ecstasy
Quest Diagnostics uses state-of-the-art technology to screen for ecstasy. Continue reading

By   /  October 5, 2009