The Difference Between Cleaning and Disinfecting (And Why It Matters)

Since the COVID-19 Pandemic hit our shores earlier this year, we have all been trying to avoid catching the virus. Masks, gloves, social distancing; these are all excellent tools in preventing the spread of COVID-19. As the lockdowns began stores were also suddenly overwhelmed by consumers’ demand for cleaning wipes and disinfectant. We all wanted … Continued

How drug testing has changed because of COVID-19

Workplace drug testing requires new procedures during the COVID-19 outbreak, but must continue. David Bell, writing in HR Morning, tells of an incident where a test subject refused to take a drug test, fearing exposure to the COVID-19 virus: A test subject, while waiting to take a drug test, realized that a co-worker was coughing … Continued

Healgen COVID-19 IgG/IgM Rapid Test Receives FDA & EUA Approval

Verify Diagnostics is excited to announce that the Healgen COVID-19 Antibody Rapid Test Cassette has received FDA & EUA approval. The test is distributed by Verify Diagnostics and is an essential diagnostic tool that enables healthcare professionals to make determinations of patients’ status after contracting COVID-19. Benefits of the Healgen COVID-19 IgG/IgM Rapid Test include: The test is easy to administer and offers reliable results at … Continued

STAYING SAFE: Workplace Substance Abuse & Testing During Times of Crisis

INTRODUCTION As the COVID-19 crisis continues across the world, it’s important to remember that the drug testing industry still has a large role to play in the safety of employees and the industries they serve. Safety experts have found that substance abuse increases during times of national crisis. For example, after the 9/11 terrorist attacks … Continued