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Hair testing

Common questions about hair testing

March 9, 2021 By

An expert from Quest Diagnostics answers some of the most common questions about hair drug testing.

Urine testing

Seven facts about urine drug testing

January 26, 2021 By

Why is urine testing the most frequently used method for workforce drug testing? Get the facts about urine testing from Quest Diagnostics.

By the Numbers

National Survey paints an optimistic picture

October 24, 2019 By

The newest National Survey on Drug Use and Health report seems more hopeful than the last with fewer people using many forms of both prescription and recreational drugs.

Marijuana

A growing – and changing – crop

September 26, 2019 By

Marijuana itself has evolved from the mildly potent ditch weed of the 1960s and 70s, to a potent and potentially dangerous narcotic.

Oral Fluid testing

Ask the experts: Is oral fluid drug testing legal?

August 15, 2019 By

Is it legal? Our experts discuss using oral fluid for regulated and non-regulated workplace drug testing programs.

Urine testing

3 Ways Cheaters Cheat

August 13, 2019 By

A drug testing program is only as good as its safeguards. Learn some of the most common ways people try to cheat a drug test and how to stop the cheaters.

Urine testing

What is a regulated drug test?

July 9, 2019 By

A regulated drug test typically involves a urine or alcohol collection performed for specific agencies categorized as “safety-sensitive” workplaces because of the potential influence of their job on public safety.

eCCF

Webinar: the true value of electronic Custody and Control Forms (eCCF)

July 1, 2019 By

In our upcoming webinar, Flip the switch: why you should turn on digital drug testing, learn the true value of electronic Custody and Control Forms (eCCF).

Under the influence

Under the influence: prescription opioids

June 20, 2019 By

If someone close to you were struggling with opioid dependence, would you see the signs of addiction? We take a closer look at prescription opioid misuse.

Oral Fluid testing

Understanding oral fluid testing terminology

May 23, 2019 By

Oral fluid drug testing systems represent cutoffs as neat rather than diluted. Our expert explains the difference.