Drug and alcohol tests are often required by employers to determine an employee’s fitness to begin work. These types of substance assessments help an employer gauge your safety and reliability in the work environment, and are often required for insurance purposes.
What Types of Drug Tests Are Available?
Several variations of alcohol and drug screenings are used to determine an employee’s sobriety and physical health, including the following:
- Blood drug tests
- Hair drug tests
- Urine drug tests
- Saliva drug tests
- Sweat drug tests
- Breath alcohol tests
The most common test is through urinalysis, because of its immediacy. This drug test can be completed with result in 5-10 minutes.
What Does the Test Cover?
Drug and alcohol exams test for the following:
How Is the Drug Screening Test Performed?
It depends which test your employer requires or which exam you opt to take. In any of the listed drug tests, a sample of the respective data will be collected, and then sent to a lab for review. The alcohol test is typically conducted separately.
Drug & Alcohol Screening Services at Broadway Health
- D.O.T. breath alcohol test
- D.O.T urine drug test
- Non-D.O.T breath alcohol test
- Non-D.O.T urine drug screen
- Non-D.O.T quick read urine drug test
- Non-D.O.T hair test
- Non-D.O.T oral fluid test
If you have more questions about a drug screening test, our employee healthcare is standing by to answer any concerns and help in any way that we can.
Make your drug and alcohol testing convenient, easy and affordable. Reach out to Broadway Health to learn more.