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Should Employers Test for Opioids and Prescription Painkillers?

Should Employers Test for Opioids and Prescription Painkillers?

Last updated on October 2nd, 2020 at 09:58 amThe opioid epidemic is hot topic these days and is a serious issue due to the growing problem of individuals abusing prescription painkillers. Many employers are now adding drug testing or expanding their existing testing to include opioids and other prescription pain killers in their drug free […]

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[Notice] New CCF Use Deadline Is June 30

[Notice] New CCF Use Deadline Is June 30

Last updated on October 2nd, 2020 at 09:58 amOverview of Federal Drug Testing Custody and Control Form Changes    In late 2017, the Department of Transportation (DOT) published a rule adding four semi-synthetic opioids to the drug testing panel. These semi-synthetic opioids which include hydrocodone, oxycodone, hydromorphone, and oxymorphone represent a substantial change to the […]

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Drug Test Positivity Rate at Decade High

Drug Test Positivity Rate at Decade High

Last updated on October 2nd, 2020 at 09:58 amGuest Blog –  Andrew Current, The Current Consulting Group, LLC This information is provided for educational purposes only.  Reader retains full responsibility for the use of the information contained herein. With support for marijuana legalization at an all-time high[1] and support for legalization of other substances rising[2], it is […]

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Urine, Hair, and Oral Fluid Drug Testing: A Q&A Approach to Drug Testing Methods

Urine, Hair, and Oral Fluid Drug Testing: A Q&A Approach to Drug Testing Methods

Last updated on January 21st, 2021 at 01:31 pm By Andrew Current, The Current Consulting Group, LLC  This information is provided for educational purposes only.  Reader retains full responsibility for the use of the information contained herein.   The Current Consulting Group was recently invited to a symposium at the United Nations in New York City on the state […]

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