Announcement: 2017 – 4th of July Holiday Hours

Our office will be closed Monday, July 3rd, 2017 at 5pm through the 4th of the July Holiday. We will return on Wednesday at our normal operating hours.

Happy 4th of July!

Nationwide Medical Review’s Web Directory

STATISTICS ON DRUG ABUSE IN AMERICA

    1. “MONITORING THE FUTURE”

(large research project at the University of Michigan)
http://www.nida.nih.gov/NIDA_Notes/NNVol12N2/DrugUse.html

    1. SMITHKLINE-BEACHAM LABS

“Positivity data”
http://www.gsk.com/
Keep in mind: the SmithKline “positivity rates” were obtained from testing of persons who knew they were subject to drug testing!

    1. NATIONAL HOUSEHOLD SURVEY ON DRUG ABUSE:

http://www.oas.samhsa.gov/nhsda/2k1nhsda/vol1/chapter2.htm#2.empl

    1. DRUG ABUSE WARNING NETWORK (DAWN)

Tracks data from emergency rooms nationwide
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INFORMATION ABOUT DRUGS OF ABUSE

    1. “DRUGS OF ABUSE” D.E.A. publication is at:

http://www.usdoj.gov/dea/pubs/abuse/

    1. TABULAR SUMMARY OF CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES:

http://www.drugabuse.gov/drugpages.html

    1. ANOTHER GOOD TABULAR SUMMARY:

http://www.arup-lab.com/drug_testing/drugref.htm

    1. DrugText SITE @ “Foundation for Drug Policy and Human Rights”, Amsterdam:

http://www.drugtext.org/

    1. WANT PICTURES ABOUT DRUGS & DRUG ABUSE?

http://www.drugs.indiana.edu/drug-picture.html

  1. HERE’S WHERE TO SEARCH FOR DRUG “SLANG”
  2. CLICK HERE TO REVIEW OUR SECTION ON THIS TOPIC

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NEWS & EDUCATION SITES (AND LISTS)

    1. WANT TODAY’S DFW NEWS?

(“Join Together” is probably the best general public info site on Drug & Alcohol abuse)
http://www.jointogether.org

    1. NCADI

NCADI: 800/729-6686   CSAP – Radio:   800/CSAP-RADIO
http://ncadi.samhsa.gov/

    1. “NIDA NOTES”

(Good concise publications on Drug & Alcohol abuse and prevention)
(A free subscription to the hard copy version is online!)
http://www.nida.nih.gov/NIDA_Notes/NNIndex.html

    1. HHS PRESS RELEASES ARE AVAILABLE

Free e-mail subscription form is on this page
http://www.hhs.gov/about/news/index.html

    1. NATIONAL SUBSTANCE ABUSE WEB INDEX

http://ncadi.samhsa.gov/research/default.aspx

    1. RADAR [Regional Alcohol & Drug Abuse Resource:]

(All RADAR sites can be reached from here!)
http://ncadistore.samhsa.gov/catalog/resources.aspx?h=resources&topic=64

      • RADAR INDIANA (BEST BY FAR!)

http://www.drugs.indiana.edu/drug-radar.html

      • RADAR CONNECTICUT

http://www.connix.com/~clearing/

      • ARGUMENT AGAINST LEGALIZATION

http://www.sarnia.com/GROUPS/ANTIDRUG/argument/argument.html

    1. NCADD WEBSITE

http://ncadd.org/

    1. LIBRARY IN THE SKY

http://www.nwrel.org/sky/index.php

    1. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR “WORKPLACE SUBSTANCE ABUSE” WEBSITE:

http://www.dol.gov/workingpartners/welcome.html

    1. ANOTHER USEFUL LIST OF LINKS

http://www.drugfreeworkplace.org/informationsources.htm

    1. OFFICE OF NATIONAL DRUG CONTROL POLICY

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FOR EMPLOYERS AND POLICY MAKERS

    1. U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR – SUBSTANCE ABUSE INFORMATION

http://www.dol.gov/workingpartners/welcome.html

    1. SUBSTANCE ABUSE PROGRAM ADMINISTRATORS’ ASSOCIATION (SAPAA)

This is also the Organization that publishes a complete list of collection sites
http://www.sapaa.com

    1. RESOURCES FOR POLICY MAKERS
      • EXCELLENT POLICY RESOURCE FROM DEPT. OF LABOR:

http://www.dol.gov/dol/asp/public/programs/drugs/main.htm

      • INSTITUTE FOR A DRUG FREE WORKPLACE

http://www.drugfreeworkplace.org/

      • NIDA WEBSITE FOR POLICY MAKERS (Highly Recommended)

http://www.nida.nih.gov/

  1. CLICK HERE TO REVIEW OUR SECTION ON THIS TOPIC

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COLLECTORS AND COLLECTION SITES

    1. DRUG & ALCOHOL TESTING INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION: SEARCH SITE

http://datia.org

    1. ANOTHER USEFUL “FINDER” FOR COLLECTION SITES:

http://www.ol2.com/prod_srv/collect/RTDSites.htm

    1. URINE COLLECTION MANUAL

http://www.dot.gov/ost/dapc/udsc.html

  1. CLICK HERE TO REVIEW OUR SECTION ON THIS TOPIC

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LINKS FOR MEDICAL REVIEW OFFICERS

    1. HERE ARE THE TWO CERTIFYING BOARDS FOR MRO’S

[Both have features to locate and download MRO list by state]

      • AAMRO

http://www.aamro.com/

      • MROCC

http://www.mrocc.com

    1. OTHER TRAINING FOR MRO’S
      • ASAM HOMEPAGE

ASAM newsletter can be viewed online & is excellent!
http://www.asam.org/ASAMChapterNewsletters.html

      • ASAM (MRO Training)

http://www.asam.org/certification_home.html

  1. CLICK HERE TO REVIEW OUR SECTION ON THIS TOPIC

LINKS ABOUT LABS AND LAB TESTING

    1. FOR A CURRENT LIST OF CERTIFIED LABORATORIES

http://workplace.samhsa.gov/DrugTesting/Level_1_Pages/CertifiedLabs.aspx

    1. MEDTOX

http://www.medtox.com/

    1. LAB ONE

http://www.labone.com/

    1. DDS (Non SAMHSA certified)

GOOD info on drugs of abuse!
http://www.drugabuse.gov/drugpages.html

    1. LAB CORP

http://www.labcorp.com/

    1. SMITHKLINE BEECHAM

http://www.gsk.com/

  1. CLICK HERE TO REVIEW OUR SECTION ON THIS TOPIC

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LINKS FOR SUBSTANCE ABUSE PROFESSIONALS

  1. CLICK HERE TO REVIEW OUR SECTION ON THIS TOPIC

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LINKS FOR ATTORNEYS

    1. OL2 “ON LINE LIBARY” [Excellent resource … even though under construction]

http://www.ol2.com [Some sections require fees for access]

    1. CECIL GREEK’S CRIMINAL JUSTICE PAGE

http://www.criminology.fsu.edu/p/cjl-main.php

    1. NATIONAL CRIMINAL JUSTICE REFERENCE SERVICE

http://www.ncjrs.gov/spotlight/forensic/Summary.html

  1. STATE BY STATE REGULATIONS
    http://www.dol.gov/asp/programs/drugs/said/StateLaws.asp
  2. INSTITUTE FOR A DRUG FREE WORKPLACE[Attorneys selling DFW manuals]
  3. http://www.drugfreeworkplace.org
  4. CLICK HERE TO REVIEW OUR SECTION ON THIS TOPIC

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FEDERAL REGS, RULES AND INTERPRETATIONS

    1. DOT RULES (Simplified overview/summary):

http://www.dot.gov/ost/dapc/udsc.html

    1. COMPLETE DOT DRUG & ALCOHOL REGULATIONS AT

[Note: Driver Fitness regulations are also posted at this site!]
http://www.occenvmed.net/dot

    1. 49CFR MERGED: (Updated and “merged with great competence!) “Advanced” users, take a look!

http://www.mrocc.com

    1. COAST GUARD REGULATIONS:

http://www.piersystem.com/external/index.cfm?cid=786

    1. FAA REGULATIONS

http://www.faa.gov/regulations_policies/faa_regulations/

    1. LIST OF APPROVED EBT’S FOR ALCOHOL TESTING

http://www.SAMIMRO.com/ebts/ebt.htm


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“ANTI DRUG TESTING” SITES

    1. HIGHTIMES MAGAZINE

http://www.hightimes.com

    1. AMERICAN CIVIL LIBERTIES UNION (ACLU):

https://www.aclu.org/

    1. NORML – A PRO-MARIJUANA/ANTI-TESTING LOBBY

http://www.norml.org

    1. ANTI DRUG-TESTING NEWSGROUPS:
news.alt.drugs news.alt.drugs.chemistry news.alt.drug
news.alt.drugs.culture news.alt.drugs.hard news.alt.drugs.pot
news.alt.drugs.cultivation news.alt.drugs.psychedelics

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