- What do employer drug tests look for?
- How do I get my drug test results from LabCorp?
- Do they call if you fail a drug test?
- Can you fight a positive drug test?
- What happens if your drug test comes back positive?
- Is it legal for someone to watch you pee during a drug test?
- What is a 10 panel drug test LabCorp?
- Can I go to LabCorp without a doctor?
- How long does it take for drug test results to come back?
- Can I get my LabCorp results online?
- Why are drug test results taking so long?
What do employer drug tests look for?
A typical urine drug test for employment purposes screens for drugs including amphetamines, cocaine, marijuana, methamphetamines, opiates, nicotine, and alcohol.
Urine tests may be required as part of pre-employment screening or may be conducted randomly by employers, especially for employees in certain occupations..
How do I get my drug test results from LabCorp?
Getting Results Lab results are delivered to your LabCorp Patient™ portal account. Log in or register online. Please wait at least seven days after we report the lab test results to your doctor before looking for your lab test results online.
Do they call if you fail a drug test?
Following a negative result: If your test results are negative for drugs, it is common for a medical review officer (MRO) to contact your employer with the results. Your employer will then typically contact you regarding next steps of the hiring process.
Can you fight a positive drug test?
Some companies will allow strong candidates to retake a drug test. The best way to contest false-positive results is to reach out to your pharmacist and ask if prescription drugs and OTC medications you take on a regular basis can cause a positive drug test result.
What happens if your drug test comes back positive?
If the test results in a positive reading, meaning there is drug residue in the body, the results are forwarded to a medical review officer, who reviews the results and looks for any possible valid medical explanation for the results.
Is it legal for someone to watch you pee during a drug test?
Is that legal? Usually not. Some courts have found it to be an unfair invasion of privacy to watch employees urinate. However, most courts have held that it is reasonable to enforce other safeguards that protect against tampering with urine specimens.
What is a 10 panel drug test LabCorp?
Monitor 10-Drug Class Profile (LabCorp MedWatch®) Amphetamine; barbiturate; benzodiazepines; cocaine (and metabolite); creatinine; methadone; opiates; oxycodone/oxymorphone; pH; phencyclidine (PCP); propoxyphene; tetrahydrocannabinol (THC).
Can I go to LabCorp without a doctor?
We do not bill insurance. An independent physician will review and approve your test requests; no doctor’s visit is required.
How long does it take for drug test results to come back?
Drug test results typically take 24 to 48 hours, depending on the type of test being performed (e.g., urine, hair or DOT).
Can I get my LabCorp results online?
Labcorp Patient™ portal allows you to view, download and print your Labcorp test results, and provides tools to pay your bill online and schedule appointments. Lab test results are released to your ordering physician before you can view them online.
Why are drug test results taking so long?
Positive Initial Results Take Time to Confirm The good news for employers is that results are presented much more quickly when test results are negative. But as the MRO process is strongly regulated and must be performed a precise way, drug test results do occasionally take several days to confirm.