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U.S. Worker Use of Prescription Opiates Climbing, Shows Quest Diagnostics Drug Testing Index™
Date:9/16/2010

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For the full DTI report's charts and tables, please visit http://www-qa1.qdx.com/employersolutions/dti/2010_09/dti_index.html. About the Drug Testing Index™ (DTI)The Quest Diagnostics Drug Testing Index is published as a public service for government, media and industry and has been considered a benchmark for national trends since its inception in 1988.  It examines positivity rates – the proportion of positive results for each drug to all such drug tests performed by Quest Diagnostics – among three major testing populations: federally mandated, safety-sensitive workers; the general workforce; and the combined U.S. workforce.  Federally mandated, safety-sensitive workers include pilots, bus and truck drivers, and workers in nuclear power plants, for whom routine drug testing is mandated by the U.S. Department of Transportation and the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

About Quest Diagnostics Employer Solutions BusinessQuest Diagnostics' Employer Solutions Business offers a comprehensive menu of testing and collection programs to manage employers' pre-employment and employee drug testing, wellness services, national clinical testing, background checks and OSHA requirements. A national leader in drug testing, Quest Diagnostics performed approximately 7 million drug tests in 2009, and leads the industry in drug-testing program options and tools, including urine, oral fluid and hair testing; customized panels; sport-related testing for performance-enhancing drugs; specialized testing of healthcare professionals, and a drug testing program ROI calculator, available online at www.employersolutions.com/roi. Quest Diagnostics' Blueprint for Wellness (www.BlueprintforWellness.com), a health risk identification solution
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