Category: News

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United Nations spotlights hair drug testing in Brazil

May 2, 2018 By

International dignitaries and experts gathered at the United Nations to share with the world how Brazil uses hair drug testing to help keep its roads safe.

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Laboratorians: The backbone of our business

April 23, 2018 By

Our laboratory professionals are fundamental to our success because they carefully and meticulously execute every step in the drug testing process. At Quest, we celebrate the 30,000 lab professionals who work behind the scenes — including 665 laboratorians who work in our drug testing business.

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Federal drug testing forms are expiring and what you need to know

April 19, 2018 By

With the forthcoming expiration of federal drug testing forms, we encourage the use of electronic custody and control forms (eCCF) for both federal and non-federal drug testing.

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Drug testing brings possibility

April 17, 2018 By

One drug test can open up a world of opportunities and potentially change someone’s life. Watch our video series and meet Sandra, Matt, and Kate.

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Tour our Lenexa lab during SAPAA

April 11, 2018 By

Save the date to tour our Lenexa, KS drug testing laboratory during the 2018 SAPAA conference. SAPAA attendees can tour our laboratory on Tuesday, September 25 before programming begins or Friday, September 28 after the conference concludes.

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Our littlest addicts

March 29, 2018 By

Our country struggles with an opioid crisis and, unfortunately, adults are not the only ones impacted. According to Reuters Investigates, a baby is born dependent on opioids every 19 minutes and the number of children born with neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS) is rising.

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Cocaine’s resurgence

March 27, 2018 By

Cocaine does not get as much attention in the U.S. as opioids. But a very real epidemic is taking place and it comes in the heels of record-breaking coca plantation production in Columbia. The perfect storm has created cocaine use like we have not seen in years in the U.S.

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Quest opens largest toxicology lab in Latin America

March 23, 2018 By

The largest and most modern Latin American toxicology laboratory was recently opened by Quest Diagnostics and LABET in São Paulo, Brazil.

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Doping at the Olympics

February 22, 2018 By

The olympics can bring national pride as well as embarassment and dissapointment when violations to anti-doping rules surface.

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Recreational marijuana in Maine

February 20, 2018 By

On February 1, 2018, specific protections for employees or applicants, who use marijuana went into effect in Maine.