Tag: Quest Diagnostics Drug Testing Index

Drug Testing

Does workforce drug testing work?

May 19, 2020 By

There is a wealth of research that shows that workforce drug testing can help to foster a healthy, safe, drug-free environment.

Drug Testing

5 drug positivity take-aways from our Industry Insights webinar

October 14, 2019 By

Read about the 5 take-aways from our recent webinar covering the latest data from the Industry Insights: Quest Diagnostics Drug Testing Index.

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Workforce drug positivity increases in more than one-third of U.S. industry sectors examined

September 11, 2019 By

One third of U.S. industry sectors experienced year-over-year double-digit increases in workforce drug positivity between 2015 and 2018.

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DATIA focus: Drug use in America climbs in customer-facing industries

April 15, 2019 By

Drug use by the US workforce increased each year - and by double-digits over 2 years - between 2015 and 2017, in 5 of 16 major US industry sectors analyzed.

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Drug Testing Index: A look at 2014-2018

May 10, 2018 By

The Quest Diagnostics Drug Testing Index reveals insights into patterns of drug use among the U.S. workforce on its 30th anniversary. Download our timeline.

Drugs & Alcohol

10 facts about opioids

October 10, 2017 By

We compiled the most recent data and headlines about substance abuse, addiction, overdose deaths, and health consequences of America's opioid crisis.

By the Numbers

Mapping drug use in the U.S. workforce

June 9, 2017 By

Our new interactive map, powered by Drug Testing Index data, illustrates workplace urine drug test positivity by drug type for the past 10 years.

By the Numbers

Cocaine continues upward trend

June 1, 2017 By

Cocaine positivity increased 12% in 2016, reaching a 7-year high of 0.28%, according to the latest Quest Diagnostics Drug Testing Index.

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Increases in illicit drugs, including cocaine, drive workforce drug positivity to highest rate in 12 years

May 16, 2017 By

The Quest Diagnostics Drug Testing Index shows increases in positivity for illicit drugs, such as marijuana and cocaine, across virtually all test types.

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Employers paying the price of substance abuse

May 9, 2017 By

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