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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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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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Video Blog – Training for Supervisors – Reasonable Suspicion

Last updated on October 21st, 2020 at 11:36 am Operating as a drug free workplace program, an employer should have a policy, supervisor training, employee education, employee assistance and drug testing.  Supervisor training is required in many cases for DOT drug and alcohol testing programs and for many State drug free workplace training. All DOT drug […]

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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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Understanding Drug Testing State Laws

Last updated on October 6th, 2020 at 06:36 pmHow do States regulate drug free workplace and drug testing programs? Understanding the variety of laws that could impact a workplace drug testing program and how those laws work together can a very challenging part of creating a drug-free workplace program. With mandatory and voluntary laws, case […]

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The Importance of a Drug-Free Workplace Policy

Last updated on October 2nd, 2020 at 10:16 amA drug free workplace policy saves money for employers. This information is provided for educational purposes only. Reader retains full responsibility for the use of the information contained herein.  Content provided by The Current Consulting Group, LLC – Bill Current and Sharon Bottcher A drug testing policy […]

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The Pros and Cons of Marijuana Testing

Last updated on August 24th, 2020 at 10:24 amThere is much confusion about marijuana drug testing in the workplace, employers need to make decisions.  What are the pros and cons? Guest Author: Katherine Miller of Current Consulting Group, LLC  This information is provided for educational purposes only. Reader retains full responsibility for the use of […]

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