Tag: illicit drugs

Unearthing the roots of substance-abuse disorders
Our new white paper helps to demystify the complexities of addiction and examine the evolution of substance-abuse disorders over a lifetime. Get the facts and gain insights about how someone can struggle with addiction. Continue reading

By   /  March 20, 2018

U.S. Attorney General publishes memorandum on marijuana
On January 4, 2018, Attorney General Jeff Sessions released a new memorandum for all U.S. Attorneys summarizing the immediate direction on federal marijuana enforcement policy. Continue reading

By   /  January 18, 2018

Drug testing around the world
There are challenges and we are committed to solving them. In our case study, we focus on how we make international drug testing easy. Continue reading

By   /  December 6, 2017

Webinar: The Life of a Drug Test
In our upcoming webinar, Quest experts will give you a behind-the-scenes look at the drug testing process. Join us December 13 at 1 p.m. CT. Continue reading

By   /  November 28, 2017

Drug testing Do’s and Don’ts
Drug testing can be part of the employment process. Your part in the process is simple, yet important. We have compiled some helpful tips to help. Continue reading

By   /  November 14, 2017

Veterans, PTSD, and substance use disorders
Many veterans struggle with mental health issues as well as substance use disorders. Lean more about what resources exist to help increase awareness. Continue reading

By   /  November 10, 2017

Hair drug test procedures
We’ve created a hair drug testing guide to help add clarity to each step of the collections process. Continue reading

By   /  November 7, 2017

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. Cocaine, marijuana, and methamphetamine use is up broadly. Continue reading

By   /  May 16, 2017

Employers paying the price of substance abuse
Employers can now calculate the cost of substance abuse on their businesses with the Substance Use Cost Calculator. Continue reading

By   /  May 9, 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