Hair Drug Test
American Drug Testing, Inc. provides a hair drug test at testing centers in and throughout the local area. Most hair drug test centers are within minutes of your home or office and same day service is available at most hair drug testing Locations.
American Drug Testing can provide a drug or alcohol testing utilizing the Hair follicle drug test method and a Hair drug test can be tested for 5, 10, and 12 panel screenings. The detection period for a hair drug test is up to 90 days and results are reported in most cases in 3 -5 days.
To schedule a hair drug test or hair alcohol test at a hair drug testing location Call (800)-488-5350 or you can schedule the test on-line 24/7.
In addition, American Drug Testing also provides hair drug test screenings at testing centers located throughout the Country.
Hair Follicle Drug Testing and Employers
The hair drug test is becoming more frequently used by employers, courts and other governmental agencies due to the fact that the window of detection for illegal drug use for a hair is up to 90 days.
A hair drug test is a simple process whereby a drug testing collection specialist cuts approximately 120 strands of hair from the head or a specific amount from the body and submits the hair to a certified laboratory for analysis. A hair follicle drug test can be screened for a 5 panel, 10 panel or 12 panel test and can also include expanded opiates.
Court Ordered Hair Follicle Drug Tests
Hair drug testing is an increasingly common method of detection of substance abuse in legal proceedings and has several advantages including a non-invasive procedure and the ability to measure a large number of potentially illegal and toxic drugs. Many courts have begun accepting hair testing in place of urine or blood testing and hair testing has been determined to be legally and scientifically admissible evidence in a court of law.
Hair Drug Test Detection Period & Results Reporting
The hair drug test result is also reviewed by a licensed physician who serves as the medical review officer and generally, a negative hair drug test result is available in 2-3 business days. A positive hair drug test will be sent for confirmation testing and this result will be available in 3-5 business days. Cut off levels for a hair test are expressed in picograms per milligram (pg/mg) or as a weight of the drug per unit weight of hair.
The time frame for an illegal drug to be detected in a hair follicle drug test is approximately 7 days from the date of use, if you want to know if drugs where used yesterday a urine test is the best method, if you want to know if drugs where used last month, the hair drug test is the best available drug testing method. Instant hair drug tests do not exist, for an accurate and certified test result hair specimens must be sent for a laboratory for analysis.
Hair Follicle Requirements For Drug Testing
If a donor does not have an 1 ½ inches of hair on their head, body hair can be utilized however, if the donor is bald and has none or very little body hair, a hair drug test is not an available option, a urine or oral/saliva test should be utilized.
Multiple Ways To Schedule Hair Follicle Drug Testing
By phone: Call (800)-488-5350 and speak with a scheduling representative who will answer any questions you may have, register you for the test and send your donor pass to you via e-mail at which time you can procced directly to the testing center and take your test.
Schedule On-line 24/7: Schedule your drug or alcohol test, using your computer or smart phone on-line 24/7. Complete the donor information and payment process and receive your donor pass via email at which time you can proceed directly to the testing center and take your test. ( click here to order your test online 24/7 )
Please be aware that testing locations do not accept any form of payment and require a test registration/donor pass to administer a drug, alcohol or any other type of test. You must call (800)-488-5350 to register for a test or you may register a drug test online, no appointment is needed, but a test registration form is required.
Our hair drug testing locations have trained and certified professional hair follicle drug testing collection specialists and our hair drug testing centers are committed to providing courteous, helpful and professional assistance.
American Drug Testing, Inc hair drug testing centers recognize that needing a drug, alcohol or occupational health test can be at times very stressful, American Drug Testing, Inc drug testing facilities take the stress out of a stressful situation.