Category: Drug Testing

Drug Testing

Why choose Quest Diagnostics

January 5, 2021 By

Quest Diagnostics is the only SAMHSA-certified and CAP-FDT-accredited laboratory to offer in-house testing for all three of the most popular drug test types: urine, oral fluid, and hair.

Urine testing

Back to basics – What you need to know about each drug test specimen

December 22, 2020 By

Our webinar series teaches you the fundamentals of the most popular drug test specimens to help employers execute a successful workforce drug testing program. Watch now.

Drug Testing

Comprehensive drug testing solutions

December 15, 2020 By

Drug testing can be complicated, but it doesn’t have to be. We can help employers choose the elements that are most valuable for their employees.

Drug Testing

New insights from the National Survey on Drug Use and Health

December 8, 2020 By

It is important for employers to examine trends and data, such as NSDUH, that helps to inform a workforce drug testing program.

Drug Testing

What’s the purpose of drug testing?

December 1, 2020 By

Drug tests have been characterized by some as “big brother” practices, but it’s hard to imagine an employer open to having alcohol and drug use at work.

Hair testing

Proposed guidelines for hair drug testing

November 24, 2020 By

SAMHSA has proposed scientific and technical guidelines for the inclusion of hair in Federal drug testing programs. Note: These are only proposed Guidelines and hair testing is not approved for any Federally mandated drug (eg, DOT) testing. Read all public comments online including those from Quest.

Drug Testing

Lab quality you can count on

November 10, 2020 By

Our laboratories have checks and balances that include a two-step testing process, quality assurance team, and lab inspections to champion quality in workforce drug testing.

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Top 5 tips to avoid the most common drug testing mistakes

November 3, 2020 By

Implementing a drug test program should take time and thoughtful consideration, but it does not need to be complicated. Our tools and resources can help you navigate the options and consider details that help your organization to build a safe, healthy, and drug-free workplace.

Drug Testing

Know the risks of marijuana

October 20, 2020 By

Increased awareness on the potential risks of marijuana is needed as more states continue to pass legislation around the drug.

Drug Testing

The cost of an accident at work

October 13, 2020 By

Drug testing is an important tool to help employers reduce on-the-job accidents and maintain a drug-free work environment.