Category: New to Drug Testing

New to drug testing: Alcohol testing
Alcohol intoxication can impair brain function and motor skills and impair one’s ability to work. Continue reading

By   /  February 20, 2014

New to drug testing: Specimen validity testing
Collectors keep donors from contaminating specimen, but also take measures at the laboratory to help ensure that your test results are accurate. Continue reading

By   /  February 14, 2014

New to drug testing: Employer Solutions Portal (ESP)
With the user's needs in mind, we designed a new online drug testing order and results system called the Employer Solutions Portal. Continue reading

By   /  February 7, 2014

New to drug testing: Contingency plan
With four labs around the U.S., we have enough geographic diversification to allow us to weather most of the storms that Mother Nature throws at us. Continue reading

By   /  January 31, 2014

New to drug testing: Designated Employer Representative
The DER is the point of contact between the employer, donor and drug testing provider, and they receive drug test results on behalf of the employer. Continue reading

By   /  January 23, 2014

New to Drug Testing: Ask the experts
Our new column, “Ask the Experts” will feature real questions asked by our readers and will be answered by our industry experts. Continue reading

By   /  January 17, 2014

New to drug testing: Drug testing TV
We utilize YouTube so employers can have the opportunity to see the products and the people that make their drug testing programs successful. Continue reading

By   /  January 10, 2014

New to drug testing: New Year’s resolution
Improve the safety of your business by implementing a new drug testing program or by potentially enhancing the program you currently have in place. Continue reading

By   /  January 3, 2014

New to drug testing: Year in review
2013 was an exciting year and joining Quest Diagnostics was definitely a highlight. I hope that 2013 was a great year for you and your family as well. Continue reading

By   /  December 23, 2013

New to drug testing: Cold medicine’s effect on drug test results
Some cold medicines contain drugs such as hydrocodone, codeine and sympathomimetics, which have been reported to affect drug test results. Continue reading

By   /  December 20, 2013