Lab report furnished by Quest Diagnostics, included Medical Review Signature sheet and will hold up in court. This is not a self-administered test that has no validity in court.
Hair testing for drugs will provide up to a three month (90 day) history of past drug use. This is primarily used in divorce and/or child custody situations however; it is also an excellent tool for drug detection in new employees (Pre-Employment testing). This hair test will also hold up in court since it is administered by a trained and certified third party. It is necessary for the donor to provide a photo I.D. to the collector and there is virtually no possibility of adulterating (polluting) the results.
Hair testing will detect the following drugs and drug metabolites:
Drug Test Consultants of PA uses Quest Diagnostics, the nation's leading provider of diagnostic testing services for all of their lab work. Quest Diagnostics has a combined network of over 3,000 Patient Service Centers throughout the United States, plus an additional 5,000 third party preferred collection sites. Quests labs routinely do hair, urine and saliva analysis (DOT as well as non-DOT), and they use an FDA-cleared testing system.
When compared to urine specimen testing, hair testing provides nearly twice the number of positives and a longer detection windowSummary of benefits of hair testing:
FDA-cleared testing system
Provides up-to-90-day detection of drug use
Forensically defensible results
Observed collection means less chance of adulteration
Nearly twice the number of positives as urine testing
Nationwide hair testing collection network
Hair TestingProduct ID : HSS5