Drug Testing

Drug Testing Options in Northwest Florida

Employers want to create a safe work environment for their employees, not surprisingly, employees want the same thing. According to a Gallup survey, employees typically favor drug testing of workers in safety-sensitive jobs 95 percent. People realize that the reality is that many of those injured in “serious” drug-related accidents at work are not the…

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Need to Qualify Your Workers for Hurricane Clean Up?

OSHA Testing | DOT & Non-DOT Drug & Alcohol Testing | Employment Physicals Hurricane Michael has devastated Panama City, Mexico Beach and much of the surrounding area. ProHealth is READY to serve the affected areas by helping businesses vet qualified workers FAST with: On-site and after hours collection services Able to service Panama City &…

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What is JUUL?

A lot of people today wouldn’t consider smoking: it’s smelly, dangerous and deadly – those TRUTH ads have made an impact. People know that smoking has a negative impact on overall health. But, there’s a new cig on the block – the e-cig, and the most popular of them all is JUUL. What is JUUL?…

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The Crackdown on Kratom

Have you ever noticed signs on the side of the road, probably in front of a gas station convenience store, stating: “Kratom Sold Here”? Have you ever wondered ‘What is that?’ I had and what I found out is pretty disturbing… In my search for info on kratom, I came across a New York Times…

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ProHealth & DATIA in the Big Easy

The folks at ProHealth understand that in the healthcare testing industry, nothing is ever stagnant. Concepts, policies, procedures, and new ideas are always surfacing and changing, sometimes on a daily basis. This is why we put so much value in continuing to learn and grow, even after schooling is over and the job is landed.…

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The 5 Ws of Nicotine Testing

Take a stroll through your local chain drug store & you’ll see all kinds of home drug testing kits: opiates, marijuana, benzodiazepines, and now we have home kits for nicotine testing. Why on earth is nicotine lumped in with these other “more harmful” drugs, and why are so many companies testing for it now? The simple…

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The American Opioid Crisis: Causes & Effects

“Opioid crisis”: Two words every American has probably heard many times lately. Our country is in the throes of a huge drug problem, and it seems to be one of the media’s favorite things to report on. But what exactly is happening? How did we get here, and can we fix it? Let’s start with…

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How to Begin the Pre-Employment Drug Testing for New Hires

Upon hiring a new employee, there are many necessary steps that must be taken. The new employee often needs to get a uniform and / or ID badge, they have to be trained or go to an orientation, and most of the time they have to be drug tested. Those things sound simple enough, but…

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Chain of Custody Forms: What Are They & Can They Be Altered?

If you’ve ever gotten a job, chances are, you’ve been drug tested. It seems simple enough: you go to the facility, give your sample, and in a day or so you get the results. Not surprisingly, the process is much more complex than what we see from the outside. Keep reading and we’ll explain the…

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Let’s Compare: Rapid vs Lab Based Drug Testing

Currently there are two main options for drug testing: Rapid and Lab Based. But, which one is better? Today, employers use drug testing as the most common way to screen potential employees, affirm insurance claims, and more. Simply put, it’s a part of life for millions of employees, employers and organizations everywhere. While these two…

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