Tag: SAMHSA

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

By   /  May 13, 2019

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

Sobering facts about the repeal of Obamacare
Nearly 2.8 million Americans with a substance abuse disorder would lose healthcare coverage if the Affordable Care Act is repealed. Continue reading

By   /  January 30, 2017

DUI rates in the U.S. hit new low
Federal data shows that the percentage of people driving under the influence of alcohol fell to a 13-year low in the United States. Continue reading

By   /  January 27, 2017

Add certainty with specimen validity testing
Quest Diagnostics offers specimen validity testing with varying levels of quality assurance to help ensure the integrity of a urine drug test. Continue reading

By   /  December 18, 2015

How donors cheat drug tests
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. Continue reading

By   /  December 16, 2015

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

By   /  October 12, 2015

Regulated electronic Custody and Control Form (eCCF) use approved
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. Continue reading

By   /  April 15, 2015