Drug Testing in El Paso, Texas

US Drug Test Centers has more than 20,000 testing locations nationwide. We offer drug and alcohol testing in El Paso, Texas for both Department of Transportation (DOT) and non-DOT companies, along with individuals. We provide affordable urine drug testing, hair follicle drug testing, breath alcohol tests, and more in El Paso. We only work with SAMHSA-certified laboratories, and all test results are verified by a medical review officer (MRO).

Order a test online or call 866-566-0261 for more help.

Committed to Accuracy

We only work with SAMHSA-certified laboratories and have all test results confirmed by a medical review officer.

Unparalleled Convenience

With drug testing locations spread throughout El Paso, Texas, you never have to go far to find us. For speedy results, we offer instant urine drug testing and on-site mobile testing.

Endless Variety

We can screen for dozens of illicit substances via hair, urine, and breath. Additionally, we have hundreds of drug test panels to choose from.

98 Testing locations in El Paso, Texas

5400 Alameda Ave

El Paso Texas 79905

Phone: 866-566-0261

125 W Hague Rd

El Paso Texas 79902

Phone: 866-566-0261

12810 Edgemere Blvd

El Paso Texas 79938

Phone: 866-566-0261

2270 Joe Battle Blvd

El Paso Texas 79938

Phone: 866-566-0261

2260 N Zaragoza Rd

El Paso Texas 79938

Phone: 866-566-0261

 

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US Drug Test Centers

US Drug Test Centers

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.


Frequently Asked Questions About Texas Drug Testing

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 Jun 2023

Texas Drug Testing FAQs

Do employers in Texas need to comply with mandatory state-specific rules when drug & alcohol testing?
No. Texas does not have any mandatory drug testing statutes or regulations but it is recommended.
Is a Drug-Free Workplace policy required in Texas?
No, however, employers are strongly encouraged to have a written policy in place (Policy is specifically required to comply with the states’ voluntary law).
Are employers in Texas able to use drug screening for any other claim defenses or state-specific financial benefits?
Yes. Employers may be able to leverage a ‘Rebuttable Presumption of Intoxication’ defense to a Workers’ Compensation Claim, based on a positive drug test result. A positive drug test or refusal to test may also make an employee ineligible for unemployment compensation when terminated for misconduct. Employers wishing to leverage either of these benefits must voluntarily comply with very detailed program rules.
Does Texas authorize marijuana (THC) or cannabidiol (CBD) use?
Yes. Texas authorizes the medical use of cannabidiol (CBD) for very limited medical conditions. The law does not impact the workplace.
Can I be fired or lose a job offer in Texas if I fail a drug test?
In Texas, if you test positive on a drug test it cannot be grounds for termination or a rescinded job offer.
What are the medical and recreational marijuana-related rules in Texas?
In Texas, marijuana use, both recreational and medical use are not considered legal in the workplace and only low THC products are allowed.

Drug Testing Stats - El Paso, Texas

Drug and Alcohol Abuse Statistics from El Paso, Texas

Last Updated: February 6, 2024

  • When researching substance abuse rehabilitation centers, there are 11 facilities that offer treatment at no cost for patients.
  • Based on studies in Texas, adults 18 and older who binge drink 25% more than those who don't have 9 drinks each time.
  • 4.90 in every 10,000 died due to alcohol abuse in Texas.
  • Studies show that in Texas, 3.97% of underage people (under 21) who would excessively use alcohol were reported to have alcohol as the cause of death.
  • In Texas, 47.60% of drug related deaths were caused by Heroin.

The Opioid Epidemic

In Texas, 402 people die from an opioid overdose every single year. 47.20% of doctors write opioid prescriptions for their patients. Opioid use often leads to heroin use, which can happen via injection. And, interestingly, 205,500 cases of hepatitis C are attributed to intravenous drug use.

The Cost to Rehabilitate

Rehab facilities in Texas are fighting to stop the abuse of opioids and other drugs. There are 550 active clinics in the state, serving 35,995 individuals every year. The U.S. public’s total spend on outpatient services is 2.30% or $53.13 million, with the cost to individuals in inpatient rehab a whopping $56,623.

Citations

  1. The National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH), conducted annually by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
    https://www.samhsa.gov/data/nsduh/national-releases
  2. Provisional Multiple Cause of Death database contains mortality and population for U.S. counties.
    https://wonder.cdc.gov/mcd-icd10-provisional.html
  3. Alcohol Use in the United States: Age Groups and Demographic Characteristics
    https://www.niaaa.nih.gov/alcohols-effects-health/alcohol-topics/alcohol-facts-and-statistics

Available Collection Types

US Drug Test Centers offers the full range of collection types, including urine, hair and breath samples, each with its own advantages and applications for accurate substance screening.

Legal Drug Testing

Legal drug testing is a critical procedure often mandated by employers, law enforcement agencies, and organizations to ensure compliance with regulations and maintain safety in various settings. US Drug Test Centers can help you with your testing needds.

DOT Testing Services

DOT Testing Services are specifically designed to meet the stringent drug and alcohol testing requirements mandated by the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) for safety-sensitive positions in the transportation industry, ensuring compliance and public safety.

Laboratory Testing Services

Looking for nationwide laboratory testing? US Drug Test Centers has partnered with eNational Testing to offer laboratory testing such as blood titers (MMR, Varicella, Hep B), QuantiFERON (TB Blood) Testing, Mens & Womens health panels, allergy testing and much more! You can simply order a health lab test or panel online 24/7 and go in for testing the same day at over 2,700 locations nationwide.

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