Substance Abuse Screening
Background Checks for Nannies is proud to partner with Quest and LabCorp to provide its clients with access to a wide range of testing locations across the United States. Our services can support any substance abuse screening need – urine, blood, hair follicle and breath alcohol tests. Our system offers a fully integrated solution to compliment your background check program.
WHAT IS THE SCREENING PROCESS
Substance Abuse in the US
In 2015, there were 27.1 million users of illicit drugs, which corresponds to roughly 1 out of every 12 Americans = 8.5%
Marijuana is the most commonly used illegal substance with 17.4 million users, accounting for 64.2% of illicit drug use = 5.5%
There were 176.5 million users of alcohol in the US in 2014 = 55.3%
17.8 million Americans age 12 or older have been diagnosed with Alcohol Use Disorder – about 1 in every 18 people – accounting for 10% of alcohol use = 5.6%