Sunnyvale, California Drug Testing
Our testing locations do not accept payment and require a drug test order form at the time of testing. Please click the "Order a Test" button to order your test. Once your order has been processed, your drug test order form will be emailed to you.
About Sunnyvale, California
Sunnyvale is located in Santa Clara County, California, in the south bay region of the San Francisco Bay Area. The city has a population of over 150,000 people. Sunnyvale is part of the SIlicon Valley and major cities surrounding Sunnyvale are San Jose, Santa Clara, Mountain View, and Los Altos. Moffett Federal Airfield comprises the city’s northwest border.
There are numerous company headquarters in Sunnyvale. Juniper Networks, Fortinet, Advanced Micro Devices, NetApp, Spansion, Yahoo!, AppliedMicro, and Ariba all are based in the city. Many aerospace and defense companies, such as Lockheed Martin, Honeywell, Northrop Grumman Electronic Systems, Finisar, and Spirent, have offices and facilities in Sunnyvale. The top employers in Sunnyvale are Lockheed Martin Space Systems, Apple Inc, and Yahoo! Inc.
Full Circle Farms in Sunnyvale is the largest community-based urban farm in Silicon Valley. It spans over 11 acres. Sunnyvale’s oldest and largest community garden is called Charles Street Gardens. It is located across the street from the Sunnyvale Public Library.
Facts about Sunnyvale
- Sunnyvale is one of the few U.S. cities to have a single unified Department of Public Safety, where all personnel are trained as firefighters, police officers, and EMTs, so they can respond to an emergency in any of the three roles.
- Sunnyvale’s sister city is Iizuka, Japan.
- Sunnyvale is a subject of interest in Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Angel fans as "Sunnydale", the name of the show's fictional town. One of the show's authors even created a faux website that gave Sunnydale the same ZIP Code as Sunnyvale.
- Sunnyvale is the location of Cyberdyne Systems Corporation in The Terminator series.
- In the 1980s movie WarGames, the game company Protovision and NORAD's space division are located in Sunnyvale.
SAMHSA Report for California
Reports published by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration estimate that there are 2,643,000 people over the age of 12 who are dependent or abuse illicit drugs or alcohol in California. Though Sunnyvale is nowhere near epidemic levels, drug testing and drug free workplace programs help to directly address substance abuse issues in a community.
Benefits of Hair Follicle Drug and Alcohol Testing in Sunnyvale, California
Employers throughout the United States are now implementing hair testing programs due to the benefits this alternative specimen offers. Hair follicle drug testing is becoming increasingly popular. Hair testing can detect the drugs/metabolites taken up to 90 days, can evaluate long-term patterns of repetitive drug use, and is flexible in drug panels and can also test for EtG alcohol in hair. Same day service is available for hair testing with a 3-4 business day turnaround for final hair drug testing results.
Expanded Panel Drug and Alcohol Testing in Sunnyvale, California
Aside from the traditional 5 panel test, we also have an expanded 10 panel test. These additional configurations can include Benzodiazepines (such as Xanax), Barbiturates, Methadone, Propoxyphene, Methaqualone (Quaaludes) and Oxycodone including Oxymorphone and Oxycodone. Traditional facilities routinely provide testing for both the 5 panel and 10 panel drug tests.
Alcohol Specific Testing in Sunnyvale, California
US Drug Test Centers in Sunnyvale can also run alcohol specific tests. These include a variety of urine tests, hair tests, and breath alcohol testing. The EtG hair test measures the average ingestion of Ethyl Alcohol over a three month period. While this does not detect current impairment it can indicate a behavioral issue.
Healthcare Professional Drug and Alcohol Testing in Sunnyvale, California
Our Healthcare Professional Panel is also available in Sunnyvale. This panel tests for specific, highly addictive prescription medications that are readily accessible to workers in this field. This is a urine test which determines the presence or absence of the most abused prescription drugs or their metabolites. Our Healthcare Professional Panel is also an excellent standard for allied health students.
Requesting a Drug and Alcohol Test Online
Ordering a drug and alcohol test online is as simple as filling out a basic form. Once you have submitted this form and payment has been received, you will be emailed a donor pass within 24 hours. We will order your test for a facility within 25 miles of the zip code you have provided. The patient will need to take this pass, as well as their photo ID, with them to the drug and alcohol testing facility. The donor pass remains valid for 7 days.
Sunnyvale’s Most Accurate Drug or Alcohol Testing
How do I know if the test is accurate? All of US Drug Test Centers' specimens go to a SAMHSA certified laboratory for testing. SAMHSA has an active advisory board that keeps its employees and administrators abreast of current and changing laws when it comes to drug testing. There are Mandatory Guidelines for Federal Workplace Drug Testing Programs that must carry consistencies throughout every agency and company that SAMHSA laboratories supplies. The advisory board has professionals that are uniquely qualified in their respective fields to review scientific evidence in the area of drug and alcohol treatment and testing practices.
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