Tag: DEA

DEA proposal to curb production of prescription drugs
On August 7, 2017 the DEA published a proposal to limit the manufacturing of several controlled substances starting in 2018. Continue reading

By   /  August 24, 2017

2017 National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day
On Saturday, April 29 safe disposal areas will be available throughout the country for anyone to turn in their unused prescription medications. Continue reading

By   /  April 14, 2017

Helping to keep medical professionals drug-free
Drug abuse by healthcare professionals and access to powerful medicines can put patients and other staff at risk. Continue reading

By   /  October 26, 2016

DEA report details heroin threat
A recent report by the DEA details the threat of heroin and opioid drug abuse in the United States. Continue reading

By   /  July 1, 2016

Comparing policies in states with legalized marijuana
A new, first-of-its kind survey from SHRM compares substance abuse policies in states where medical and recreational marijuana is legal. Continue reading

By   /  December 23, 2015

2015 National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day
The DEA has announced its tenth annual National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day, an event to help people dispose any unused prescription medications. Continue reading

By   /  August 26, 2015

CNN reports on synthetic drugs
Media reports tragic accounts of taking synthetic drugs. Quest Diagnostics monitors these ever-changing substances to add to our drug test panels. Continue reading

By   /  December 16, 2014

2014 Prescription Drug Take Back Day
Take Back Day aims to provide a safe, convenient, and responsible way for individuals to dispose of unused prescription drugs. Continue reading

By   /  September 24, 2014

DEA operation log jam
The DEA's Operation Log Jam was the first-ever nationwide law enforcement action against synthetic drugs. Continue reading

By   /  July 31, 2012

National Take-Back Day
The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) has scheduled another National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day, to be held on Saturday, April 28, 2012. Continue reading

By   /  April 19, 2012