As the state that is home to Las Vegas that normally rings in conjunctions with drugs and alcohol, the entire state has been plagued with an epidemic. From the Biggest Little City that is Reno to the small mining towns scattered in the Mojave Desert, Nevada is ranked in the top ten for drug and alcohol related abuse. It is also ranked 2nd in the country for abuse of prescription drugs with a 366% increase in sales of oxycodone in the last ten years. Alcohol abuse rates have managed to remain above national averages in Nevada as well.
With the majority of the population located in the Las Vegas area, the need for drug and alcohol testing centers has increased drastically over the last decade. Whether it's court-ordered testing, drug testing for probation or drug testing for employment, there is a demand for immediate testing throughout the state.
US Drug Test Centers have over 160 locations all over Nevada. We have 61 locations in Las Vegas alone, as well as 4 locations in Winnemucca, 7 in Elko, 4 in Carson City, 7 in North Las Vegas, 21 in Henderson, 18 in Reno. If you are in need of a test while visiting Las Vegas or before heading home we have locations within minutes of the strip (including one behind the Gold Coast casino across from The Palms). We also have a location in Boulder City in the Boulder City Hospital.
Nevada's unique relationship with drugs and alcohol has really given us a desire to help serve the community. Persons needing a drug or alcohol test including EtG and DOT tests can call today for information on same day testing and results for probation, legal cases, court-ordered testing and other legal matters.
We offer drug and alcohol testing throughout the state of Nevada. Urine testing and hair follicle drug testing are available at all of our facilities. Most locations offer immediate service and same day testing for individuals and employers. To schedule your drug or alcohol test, call US Drug Test Centers today at 1-866-566-0261.
See below for a complete list of our Nevada locations.
We are your complete drug-free workplace solution for employers. We provide drug testing for all reasons such as pre-employment, random, reasonable suspicion, post-accident, and return to duty. We have a state-of-the-art cloud-based software that allows you to order drug testing 24/7, store all drug test results and chain of custody forms (forever), and you can see the status of all completed drug testing. We have random drug and alcohol testing consortiums and follow all DOT rules and regulations to direct your company in the right direction to stay in compliance. We can create drug-free workplace policy manuals specific to your company’s needs, and we provide online trainings. Our online trainings are perfect for company Supervisors to learn what signs to look for if someone might be under the influence. We also have trainings that explain what Supervisors should know about the DOT rules and regulations in regards to the drug and alcohol testing program. We are a part of the Drug and Alcohol Testing Industry Association (DATIA), and we always stay up to date with all drug testing-related rules and regulations. If you have any questions about state-specific laws regarding drug and alcohol testing, please contact our office and one of our team members will be glad to help you. If your company would like more information regarding setting up a corporate account you can set up an account online or contact us at 866-566-0261.
This material is intended for informational purposes only and should not be relied upon for legal guidance. State & local laws change frequently and vary greatly. These are state & local laws and do not over rule the federal Department of Transportation laws & policies. Readers are advised to consult with their legal counsel or industry experts before acting based on this information. Last Updated Sep 2022
Yes. This state authorizes the medical and adult personal use of marijuana. The laws impact employee drug testing programs. Effective Jan. 1, 2020 employers will be prohibited from taking action on pre-employment drug tests that are positive for marijuana, with limited exceptions. The medical marijuana law provides some limitations on employers related to the discipline of medical marijuana patients. The medical marijuana law appears to place some reasonable accommodation obligations on employers.
Court ordered and probation drug and alcohol testing are available with same day service. All it takes is one easy phone call to get your court-ordered drug or alcohol test at a SAMHSA certified laboratory.
US Drug Test Centers works with major SAMHSA certified laboratories Quest Diagnostics and LabCorp. Five and ten-panel drug tests are available. Depending on your needs, we can test for:
Hair testing for drugs and alcohol testing with EtG is also available. Your drug test at US Drug Test Centers can be scheduled today with one easy phone call. Drug testing locations are available and convenient to where you live and work. An easy process – Our professional team of drug test consultants are available to assist you today.
Nevada employers looking to set up a drug-free workplace program can look no further. The professionals at US Drug Test Centers can help set up a complete comprehensive drug-free workplace program which includes:
If you have an existing program in place, we can help you update or make changes to workplace policy. Now that recreational marijuana use is fully legal in Nevada, it's important to address this in your workplace and make sure your employees understand how these new laws may, or may not, affect their employment.
Programs are available for DOT regulated companies to comply with regulations for DOT drug and alcohol testing. Random pools both stand alone and consortium are available. US Drug Test Centers provide drug testing programs for trucking companies from one driver to ten thousand drivers. Owner Operator drivers can be tested and enrolled into a random consortium very quickly in order to get into compliance with DOT.
For non-regulated employers and for individual drug tests, instant drug testing with same day drug tests results available from the US Drug Test Centers in Las Vegas. Same time and get those folks to work immediately with instant drug testing with same day drug tests results available from the US Drug Test Centers in Las Vegas.
Although many states have passed laws regulating or restricting an employer’s right to require drug testing, Nevada is not one of them. Nevada has no law addressing drug testing in private employment. This means that drug testing is not prohibited or restricted. The only exception is NAC 652 that defines and regulates point-of-care testing (POCT).
Facilities in Nevada providing instant or point of care drug testing are required to be licensed by the Nevada Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS). The Bureau of Health Care Quality and Compliance licenses and certifies medical laboratories, laboratory directors, and laboratory personnel in accordance with Nevada Revised Statutes and Nevada Administrative Code, Chapter 652 Medical Laboratories.
US Drug Test Centers has these licenses in Las Vegas and can perform instant point of collection drug testing with same day drug test results. Post-accident drug and alcohol testing is important for employers, as the outcome of this type of testing can lead to the denial of a workers comp claim. This can save employers a lot of money. If you implement a drug-free workplace policy and always conduct post accident drug and alcohol testing, there will be a return on investment for your drug-free workplace program.
Nevada employers can also save on unemployment claims when implementing comprehensive drug free workplace programs. The policy should outline that a positive drug test is misconduct and the employer terminating the employee for misconduct can avoid an unemployment claim.
Many attorneys are working with US Drug Test Centers for drug and alcohol testing for their clients. In Nevada with locations in every city, US Drug Test Centers can perform drug and alcohol testing services with same day service. Urine drug testing and hair testing available for employers and individuals. Testing for drugs of abuse and alcohol including EtG available with same day service.
Schedule your appointment with US Drug Test Centers today; call 1-866-566-0261.