Category: Drug Testing

Drug Testing

Is your workforce drug testing strategy ready to meet the demands of a growing job market?

September 24, 2021 By

it’s important to evaluate your staffing agency’s approach to workforce drug testing to ensure it’s ready to meet the demands of a growing and evolving job market.

Hair testing

Welcome to the way-back machine called hair testing

August 4, 2021 By

Risk and opportunity are linked, but maybe not in the way you think. Because with hair testing, the elimination of risk is the opportunity.

Drug Testing

Old Federal CCFs… Now what?

July 23, 2021 By

All U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT)-mandated drug test collections will require a new Custody and Control Form. Find out what you need to do to be prepared for the fast-approaching change.

Drug Testing

Drug test collections – scheduling just got easier

June 22, 2021 By

The new Schedule at Check-in helps make drug test collection scheduling more efficient, consistent, and convenient for donors and employers alike.

Drug Testing

Avoid testing delays – transition to the new DOT CCF

June 3, 2021 By

Current DOT CCFs are expiring soon. Proactively prepare for this change and double-check your paper CCF inventory today. Act now to avoid testing delays.

Drug Testing

Drug positivity rates continue at historically high levels

May 26, 2021 By

Marijuana positivity continues double-digit increases to keep overall drug positivity at historically high levels, according to the latest Quest Diagnostics Drug Testing Index.

Hair testing

Ask the Experts: Hair drug test collections

May 18, 2021 By

The amount of hair needed for a hair drug test is approximately 100 milligrams made up of the first 1-½ inches from the root end. The hair is typically cut from the crown of the back of the head in a manner where it will not be as noticeable. Learn more about hair drug test collections.

Urine testing

Thwarting drug test cheaters

May 4, 2021 By

There are safeguards to help employers prevent a job applicant or employee who uses drugs from cheating or altering a drug test. Learn more.

Hair testing

Ask the experts: Hair testing vs. hair follicle testing

April 27, 2021 By

What is the difference between hair drug testing and hair follicle drug testing? We asked a Quest expert to explain.

News

Challenging the poppy seed defense

April 13, 2021 By

A Quest Diagnostics study helps to answer the question: Can eating poppy seeds produce a positive drug test for a job applicant or employee?