Tag: DTI

Under the influence: Methamphetamines
Methamphetamine use doesn't dominate headlines, however the drug has made a comeback in the United States and is the culprit of it's very own kind of epidemic. Learn more about the drug, it's effects on the body and what the latest data from Quest Diagnostics has to say about workplace positivity trends. Continue reading

By   /  May 31, 2018

Cincinnati: A 7-day look into heroin addiction
In Cincinnati, 60 journalists, photographers, and videographers sought out to document the life of those affected by heroin and opioids. Continue reading

By   /  September 29, 2017

Addiction recovery: A celebration of life
National Recovery Month in September raises awareness about substance use disorders and celebrate individuals in recovery. Continue reading

By   /  September 6, 2017

Data shows escalating drug use in the U.S. workforce
Typically, there is at least 30 percent more self-reported drug use by people who work for an employer without a drug testing program. Continue reading

By   /  January 24, 2017

Navigating global drug testing webinar highlights
Quest Diagnostics experts clear the path towards creating a successful, drug-free workplace program abroad. Continue reading

By   /  December 14, 2016

By The Numbers: Oral fluid positivity
Oral fluid positivity has surged in the past 3 years, largely driven by double-digit increases in marijuana positivity. Continue reading

By   /  October 12, 2016

2016 National Drug-Free Work Week
This year’s annual observance of the National Drug-Free Work Week is October 10 through 15. Continue reading

By   /  October 10, 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

Reasons for testing: Follow-up drug testing
Follow-up drug testing is for employees who have previously tested positive for illicit substances or violated a company’s drug and alcohol policy. Continue reading

By   /  March 8, 2016

White House addresses opioid abuse epidemic
President Obama announced his proposal to invest $1 billion in new mandatory funding to expand access to treatment for prescription drug abuse. Continue reading

By   /  February 29, 2016