Tag: 6-AM

Increases in illicit drugs, including cocaine, drive workforce drug positivity to highest rate in 12 years
The Quest Diagnostics Drug Testing Index shows increased positivity for illicit drugs across virtually all specimen types and in all testing groups. Continue reading

By   /  May 16, 2017

By the Numbers: Heroin positivity continues to rise
Heroin positivity increased 146% between 2011 and 2015 in the general U.S. workforce according to the Quest Diagnostics Drug Testing Index. Continue reading

By   /  December 15, 2016

By the Numbers: Positivity by drug
Detection rates of amphetamine, heroin and marijuana have increased annually for the past five years according to the Drug Testing Index. Continue reading

By   /  October 6, 2016

Quest Diagnostics Drug Testing Index: Drug positivity in U.S. workforce rises to highest level in a decade
Following years of declines, the percentage of U.S. workers testing positive for illicit drugs has steadily increased to a 10-year high. Continue reading

By   /  September 15, 2016

Spotlight on the prescription drug epidemic
The passing of Prince is helping to bring public awareness about the prescription drug epidemic our country is facing. Continue reading

By   /  June 16, 2016

Drug Testing Index: Illicit drug test positivity rate increases
The percentage of American workers testing positive for illicit drugs has increased for the second consecutive year according to Quest Diagnostics. Continue reading

By   /  June 3, 2015

Series: Assessing drug use trends in the United States – Heroin
Join us over the next several weeks as we use several renowned sources to compare and contrast the latest trends in drug use. Continue reading

By   /  April 9, 2015