Category: Oral Fluid testing

Quest comments for oral fluid mandatory guidelines
HHS published Oral Fluid Mandatory Guidelines which opened a 60-day comment period. Here are our comments in response to the questions posed by HHS. Continue reading

By   /  August 3, 2015

Oral fluid mandatory guidelines comment period now open
The HHS is asking industry professionals to review the Oral Fluid Mandatory Guidelines for federally-mandated drug testing and provide feedback. Continue reading

By   /  June 11, 2015

Proposed guidelines impacting workplace drug testing programs
The Department of Health and Human Services published two notices that could lead to important changes in federal drug testing requirements. Continue reading

By   /  May 20, 2015

New Oral-Eze packaging
Quest Diagnostics revealed new packaging for the Oral-Eze oral fluid collection system for workplace drug testing. Continue reading

By   /  December 4, 2014

Detection of recent marijuana use continues to increase significantly in oral fluid testing
Data from the Quest Diagnostics Drug Testing Index shows that the detection of marijuana in oral fluid has increased for the second consecutive year. Continue reading

By   /  November 20, 2014

Ask the experts: Under the influence
Is oral fluid is the best drug test specimen type for determining whether an employee is under the influence of drugs – particularly marijuana? Continue reading

By   /  September 8, 2014

Ask the experts: Oral fluid collections
The vast majority of Oral-Eze collections are simple, fast, and provide specimens that can be tested without any issues. Continue reading

By   /  June 26, 2014

Lab-based vs. instant oral fluid drug testing
While urine testing is the industry standard and is primarily used for pre-employment screenings, oral fluid is the best at detecting recent drug use. Continue reading

By   /  March 21, 2014

New to drug testing: Oral fluid testing
While urine is the industry standard for drug testing, oral fluid is the best option for detecting recent drug use. Continue reading

By   /  March 5, 2014

Webinar: Worth the wait? Instant vs. lab-based drug testing
Instant drug testing is one of several terms used to describe a testing method that yields an immediate result where the drug test is administered. Continue reading

By   /  May 31, 2013