Which type of Drug Testing should employee’s take?
5 Panel Drug Testing Centers
When determining which type of drug testing to take, the most common used by a Drug Free Work Place or for individuals needing a pre-employment, random or post accident test is the 5 panel drug test. This drug screen detects Cocaine, Amphetamine, Methamphetamine. Opiate and Marijuana (THC). The 5 panel drug test is also the test required by the Department of transportation (DOT) and other Federal Government Agencies. Court ordered drug tests in most case’s also use the 5 panel test with alcohol added as an additional screen when required. While 5 panel drug tests are available which will provide immediate results. DOT, court ordered or tests for employment positions that are designated as Safety Sensitive are required to be sent to a HHS-Certified laboratory and reviewed by a Medical Review Officer .