DATIA – The Drug & Alcohol Testing Industry Association

Last updated on November 27th, 2020 at 10:57 amMarch 2016 – DATIA, The Drug and Alcohol Testing Industry Association just completed their “Train the Trainer” Educational Conference in Houston Texas. The purpose of the conference is to improve the knowledge and expertise of drug screen collectors, Industry Trainers, Supervisors, and DERs (Designated Employer Representatives). […]

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VIDEO: Drug Testing for Medical Professionals

Last updated on November 6th, 2020 at 05:02 pmWhen people enroll in school medical programs such as nursing school, physical therapy, and physician’s assistant programs, drug testing is typically required. Testing may be conducted as part of the program enrollment and subsequently prior to certain internships, practicums, clinicals, or residency programs. These programs often provide […]

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VIDEO: Drug Testing For License Reinstatement

Sometimes life throws you a curve and you make a mistake that can be costly. Specifically, I am referring to drug and alcohol-related incidents that may lead to a suspension of your driver’s license or other professional licenses. This may be a drunk/drugged driving situation or drug/alcohol related charges and in order to get your […]

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How is Drug Testing like Halloween? Inside Drug Testing October 2020

Last updated on October 26th, 2020 at 02:26 pmHow is Drug Testing like Halloween? Both can be scary at times; especiallywhen problems arise. In many cases, the drug testing process is straightforward and stress-free. The individual goes to a collection site (or a collector comes onsite to your location), the specimen is collected, the paperwork […]

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2020 DOT Federal CCF with hand signing

DOT Issues Guidance on the Revised 2020 Federal Drug Testing Custody and Control Form

Last updated on October 6th, 2020 at 05:45 pmThe 2020 Federal Drug Testing Custody and Control Form (CCF) was revised and recently approved by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) on August 17, 2020.  The revised custody and control form can be viewed here: https://www.samhsa.gov/sites/default/files/workplace/2020-fed-ccf-proof.pdf There are several changes to the Federal Custody and […]

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