The Changing Face of Employment Drug Screening

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  • Event Time: Noon Central

It’s critical for health care organizations to mitigate substance abuse in the workplace. Most employers have an employment screening process that includes drug testing, but maintaining compliance with the changing industry regulations can be complicated.

This webinar explores a number of issues and recent developments that may require you to re-evaluate your drug screening practices. Certiphi Screening’s General Counsel Alexander Erlam and Associate General Counsel/Director of Compliance Sadeq Khan will review topics such as the Americans with Disabilities Act; often-overlooked legal requirements that may apply when conducting employment drug screening, including notification requirements under the Fair Credit Reporting Act as well as various state notification laws; medical marijuana in the employment context; and issues and common misconceptions that arise when employers seek to test for heroin or newly developed “designer” drugs.

What You Will Learn:

  • Challenges to employment drug screening practices under the Americans with Disabilities Act
  • Drug testing notification requirements
  • Medical marijuana in the employment context
  • Issues and common misconceptions surrounding testing for heroin and "designer" drugs


Our Signature Learning Series events are exclusively offered to hospital personnel. There is no charge to attend.

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