Tag: SAMHSA

Oral Fluid testing

New oral fluid guidelines for Federal testing

November 21, 2019 By

SAMHSA published scientific and technical guidelines for the inclusion of oral fluid specimens in federal testing. Find out what employers need to know.

Drug Testing

National Prevention Week Inspires Action

May 13, 2019 By

National Prevention Week is a campaign dedicated to increasing awareness about mental health and substance use disorders, igniting change around the country.

News

Cincinnati: A 7-day look into heroin addiction

September 29, 2017 By

In Cincinnati, 60 journalists, photographers, and videographers sought out to document the life of those affected by heroin and opioids.

News

Addiction recovery: A celebration of life

September 6, 2017 By

National Recovery Month in September raises awareness about substance use disorders and celebrate individuals in recovery.

News

Sobering facts about the repeal of Obamacare

January 30, 2017 By

Nearly 2.8 million Americans with a substance abuse disorder would lose healthcare coverage if the Affordable Care Act is repealed.

Alcohol

DUI rates in the U.S. hit new low

January 27, 2017 By

Federal data shows that the percentage of people driving under the influence of alcohol fell to a 13-year low in the United States.

Webinars

Navigating global drug testing webinar highlights

December 14, 2016 By

Quest Diagnostics experts clear the path towards creating a successful, drug-free workplace program abroad.

Urine testing

How donors cheat drug tests

December 16, 2015 By

The use of oxidizing adulterants is one of the most common ways donors try to cheat a urine drug test. Our chart shows different kinds of adulterants.

News

National Drug-Free Work Week: October 12-17

October 12, 2015 By

This year’s annual observance of the National Drug-Free Work Week is October 12 through 17.

eCCF

Regulated electronic Custody and Control Form (eCCF) use approved

April 15, 2015 By

On April 13, the DOT published a Notice of a Final Rule which allows employers, collectors, labs and MROs to use eCCFs for regulated drug testing programs.