Category: Drug Testing

Drug Testing

National drug and alcohol facts week: Prescription medications

January 25, 2019 By

National Alcohol and Drug Abuse Facts Week is a program to help educate our population most susceptible to developing drug and alcohol abuse disorders

Drug Testing

National drug and alcohol facts week

January 22, 2019 By

National Alcohol and Drug Abuse Facts Week is a program to help educate our population most susceptible to developing drug and alcohol abuse disorders.

Drug Testing

A Closer Look: Unit Codes and their purpose

December 14, 2018 By

Drug testing terminology is expansive and sometimes complex. For that reason we're providing clarity to one of the most commonly misused terms.

Drug Testing

Methamphetamine’s comeback

November 20, 2018 By

Rural America is being overwhelmed with a resurgence of methamphetamine. Recent reports suggest that the opioid crisis is overshadowing rising meth use.

Collections

Drug test collections: creating the optimal donor experience

November 12, 2018 By

Completing a drug test collection can be a positive experience if a donor follows the guidelines we’ve created for an optimal, hassle-free experience.

Drug Testing

3 little known drug testing facts

October 8, 2018 By

The goal of drug testing is to help establish and advocate for a healthy, safe work environment. Find out three facts you may not know about drug testing.

Drug Testing

Opioid overdoses at work

September 21, 2018 By

Overdose deaths at work from drugs or alcohol increased by 38% annually between 2013 and 2016. Learn how the CDC and NIOSH are responding to the crisis.

Drug Testing

Federal drug testing expanded opiate panel impacting positivity

September 13, 2018 By

The dangers associated with opioids misuse are likely elevated based on a testing population that includes drivers, pilots, and other safety-sensitive roles.

Drugs & Alcohol

Painkiller use around the world

August 31, 2018 By

Today, on International Overdose Awareness Day we take a look at American opioid use compared to the broader global landscape. The results inform why the epidemic is not slowing down.

Drug Testing

Customer survey: taking action from insight

August 13, 2018 By

At Quest Diagnostics, we’re working hard to do things differently – and better.