What is a Consortia/Third Party Administrator C/TPA

The term Consortia/Third Party Administrator was coined by DOT with the rewrite of 49 CFR Part 40 back in 2001.  C/TPA’s providing DOT drug & alcohol testing services should be intimately familiar with program 49 CFR Part 40, read it over and read it over again.  Refer back to this regulation often to insure your […]

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What makes a drug test legally defensible?

Any drug test performed with any specimen (urine, hair, etc) should be tested with an initial screening method and then followed up with a confirmation test if the screening result is non negative.  The lab performs initial drug screening using immunoassay. An immunoassay is a test that uses antibodies to detect the presence of drugs […]

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What is your lab and MRO contact information?

MRO: Dr David Nahini3 Screen9501 Northfield BlvdDenver CO  80238Phone:  877-295-3381Fax:  [email protected] SAMHSA Certified Labs: LabCorp1904 Alexander DriveResearch Triangle Park, NC  27709Phone: 800-833-3984Fax: 919-481-5421 Quest Diagnostics, Inc.10101 Renner Blvd.Lenexa, KS 66219Phone: 866-697-8378Fax: 877-222-3580 Alere Toxicology1111 Newton StreetGretna, LA 70053504.361.8989Fax: 504.361.8298 […]

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