Drug Testing ROI Calculator

Welcome to the Quest Diagnostics Drug Testing Return on Investment Calculator.

Drug abuse in the workplace can be costly. Quest Diagnostics Drug Testing Calculator helps estimate the savings to your business and ROI of employing a drug testing program.

Drug Testing Needs Assessment

Our Needs Assessment asks you 10 simple questions about your program.

Are you confused by all the choices available for workplace drug testing? Quest Diagnostics makes it easy to sort through your options. Our online Drug Testing Needs Assessment asks you 10 simple questions about the features and benefits you want in your workplace drug testing program. You'll then instantly see how each solution rates against your preferences.

A Comprehensive Guide to Establishing a Workplace Drug Testing Program

Your company can accurately and reliably screen job applicants and employees with the right plan in place

Substance abuse takes a heavy toll on businesses, costing billions of dollars in lost productivity and increased healthcare spending each year. Drug testing programs aim to filter out drug users and deter drug use in the workplace.  Our guide can help you design an effective program with what is most appropriate for your business, industry, workforce type and location. Some important criteria to consider are: reasons for testing, drug test solutions (urine, oral and hair), substances to screen for and drug test collections.

Oral Fluid Marijuana Screening White Paper

Research evaluates the stability of THC using the Oral-Eze® Oral Fluid Collection System

Data shows that Oral-Eze® provides consistent, reproducible drug recovery and stability of THC when compared with other oral fluid testing devices.

Drug Testing Toolbox Webinar

Compliance specialist shares on-the-job experience to help you design an effective, drug-free workplace program.

Lisa Ruehle, Compliance Specialist, shares on-the-job experience and practical tips to help you design an effective drug-free workplace program.

Challenging the Poppy Seed Defense White Paper

Research by Quest Diagnostics compares the impact of the consumption of raw poppy seeds and poppy rolls in urine and oral fluid drug tests.

Research from Quest Diagnostics helps employers to understand if eating poppy seeds can produce a positive drug test for a job applicant or employee.

Express Results™ Online Case Study

An instant drug testing solution designed to deliver fast, dependable results

Express Results Online allows you to streamline your workplace drug testing program.

Drug Test Collections Webinar

Evaluating your Options

In this webinar, our collections expert shares insights to help you better evaluate your drug test collection services options.

Webinar on synthetic drugs

Synthetic drugs: What you need to know

Learn about usage trends, challenges and more in the ever-changing synthetic drug marketplace.

Download the latest Drug Testing IndexTM

Illicit drug positivity rate increases sharply in workplace

The percentage of American workers testing positive for illicit drugs such as marijuana, cocaine and methamphetamine has increased for the second consecutive year in the general U.S. workforce, according to insights from more than 10 million workplace drug test results.

Webinar on instant drug testing

Instant drug testing: What’s new? What’s legal? What’s right for your company?

Learn the pros and cons of instant vs. lab-based drug testing from our experts as you design an effective workplace screening program. 

Webinar: avoid 12 common (and costly) mistakes

Maximize the effectiveness of your substance abuse prevention program

Practical tips from industry expert in workplace drug testing on the pitfalls of setting up a substance abuse prevention program, as well as how to maximize the overall effectiveness of your program.

Webinar on drug testing trends

Tracking the trends: insights from the Drug Testing IndexTM

Discussions on the latest drug test positivity data by workforce type, testing reason, drug category and specimen type with Dr. Barry Sample, Director of Science and Technology, Quest Diagnostics.

Marijuana: A look at the science & state legislation

Get a better understanding of the legal and regulatory environment in this informative webinar

Register for a free webinar presentation featuring expert speakers addressing the effects of marijuana use, common terms, state laws, and insights from recent Drug Testing Index™ data about marijuana positivity in the workplace.

Preparing for drug testing compliance

Webinar on drug testing compliance

Ace the audit: How to prepare for regulated drug testing compliance

Practical tips from Compliance Expert Lisa Ruehle to ensure you're prepared for an audit of your federally regulated drug and alcohol testing program.

Lab-based vs. instant oral fluid drug testing

Compare oral fluid drug testing options and identify the advantages of each testing technology

In this white paper, Quest Diagnostics explores the differences between lab-based urine and oral fluid testing. All of the questions above are answered along with practical suggestions about how to implement an employee drug testing program based on both of these options.

Drug testing collections without the compromises

How collection site availability and rapid responsiveness is essential for successful drug testing programs

Specimen collection is a critical step in the drug testing process. Discover all the ways that Quest Diagnostics Employer Solutions has set themselves apart to ensure collection is available, responsive, and sensitive to the concerns of donors.

25th anniversary of DTI

2013 Drug Testing IndexTM 25th anniversary edition

Download a copy of the 2013 Drug Testing Index, a 25 year analysis of workplace drug use

Drug use among American workers has declined dramatically over the past 25 years. In a landmark edition of the Drug Testing Index, Quest Diagnostics shares a timeline of the evolutions in our industry that have contributed to that progress towards safer workplaces.

Drug testing ROI calculator

Calculate the ROI of workplace drug testing

Learn the costs of workplace drug use and calculate your savings with our ROI calculator

Absenteeism, accidents, claims, and theft are just some of the costs of workplace drug use. See the ROI of implementing a drug testing program in this white paper.

Go green with eReq

Go green and reduce drug testing program costs

eReq electronic custody & control forms

Paperless drug testing can yield big savings. Read the experience of one Fortune 100 manufacturer in this case study.

Hair sample for drug testing

Tips for resellers seeking a drug testing partner

How to integrate hair testing into a comprehensive drug screening program

Look for more than hair testing when evaluating providers. This case study will help you with all the components that help create an effective, long-term partnership.

Oral-Eze® Oral Fluid Collection System

The benefits of blue

Fast, reliable oral fluid drug testing

Quest Diagnostics Oral-Eze® Oral Fluid Collection System and its sample adequacy indicator help to ensure that an adequate volume of oral fluid is collected to yield a valid laboratory test result. 

Manager working late

The critical factors in your company’s drug testing program

Is your company aware of the common risks in employee drug screening?

Is your company aware of these common risks? Ever changing regulations in employee drug testing can keep a manager up at night. Take a look at the strength of your existing operational procedures with these tips. 

Hair sample for testing

The accuracy of hair testing

Hair testing drug recovery study proves process accuracy and dependability

Our hair testing process proven to result in excellent recovery of drug concentration across all five drug classes.

Instant drug testing

Webinar on instant drug testing

Worth the wait? Instant vs. lab-based drug testing

An instant drug testing program provides fast, dependable results when you don’t have time to wait. Explore the pros and cons of instant vs. lab-based drug testing. 

Oral-Eze® Oral Fluid Collection System

Webinar on oral fluid drug testing

Drug users need not apply: 10 ways that oral fluid drug testing benefits employers

Samples that are simple to collect. Remote collection at any location. Superior detection of recent drug use. Learn the 10 benefits of oral fluid testing that make it simple and cost-effective for employers.

Hair sample for drug testing

Webinar on hair drug testing

Hair testing 101: Combing through the science

Quest Diagnostics lab experts present the science of this increasingly popular test while dispelling some of the myths around drug screening with hair.

Hair testing case study

What to look for in a hair testing provider

Our case study discusses the benefits of hair drug testing, the most effective method to look back at patterns of abuse

A Fortune 50 customer that moved their hair testing programs to Quest Diagnostics talks about the value of a comprehensive program with great customer service. Download the case study to learn more about how Quest Diagnostics looks beyond test results to be there whenever a company needs them.