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    Drug testing

    So, just got called by the hospital and was told I have til 10pm tonight to come and take a piss test. I guess anyone who worked this last weekend has to do this.

    So, my question is..I'm curious why we have to go in and do this with no reason why. Can employers do this without giving a reason?

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    Originally Posted by ourn View Post
    So, just got called by the hospital and was told I have til 10pm tonight to come and take a piss test. I guess anyone who worked this last weekend has to do this.

    So, my question is..I'm curious why we have to go in and do this with no reason why. Can employers do this without giving a reason?
    You probably signed a consent to random and/or after-incident drug testing when you were hired.

    Drink lots of water.

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    Lots of places do this. Random drug test, usually a condition of employment. I'm no HR specialist, but you probably consented to it when you applied.

    Edit: Doh! Troker beat me to it.

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    Originally Posted by Troker View Post
    You probably signed a consent to random and/or after-incident drug testing when you were hired.

    Drink lots of water.
    Diluted samples are considered to be positive. Usually.

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    I'm not worried about the test, just want to know what's going on. I'm assuming there was/is missing narcs from our omnicell.

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    Drug testing

    I thought it had to be random. Saying a whole shift has to come in is not random.

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    Originally Posted by McRib View Post
    Diluted samples are considered to be positive. Usually.
    False. I've passed twice high as a pterodactyl with 80% plus water... luck?

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    Originally Posted by McRib View Post
    Diluted samples are considered to be positive. Usually.
    Yup. Coworker had to take another test because his urine was "too clear".

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    that's why you use the middle part of your piss for coloring and tuck it under your sack until it's 94 degrees+.

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    Originally Posted by soonerprices View Post
    I thought it had to be random. Saying a whole shift has to come in is not random.
    When drugs are involved at the place of employment (hopsital, pharmacy, etc) and some are missing, gotta call everyone in.

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    Originally Posted by RockFlagandEagle View Post
    When drugs are involved at the place of employment (hopsital, pharmacy, etc) and some are missing, gotta call everyone in.
    Ah. They don't keep drugs around in my profession.

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    Originally Posted by Peach Fuzz View Post
    False. I've passed twice high as a pterodactyl with 80% plus water... luck?
    Possibly, I'll try tucking it under my sack next time.

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    just put it up under the hood for a few

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    What kind of drugs did you take?
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    I drug test my employees, just so I know who to hang out with at the christmas party.

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    Re: Drug testing

    Originally Posted by soonerprices View Post
    Ah. They don't keep drugs around in my profession.
    None that you know of, anyway.
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    Originally Posted by Peach Fuzz View Post
    False. I've passed twice high as a pterodactyl with 80% plus water... luck?
    Yes. Water, cranberry juice, herbs - all wives tales. Sometimes those cleansers from head shops work but they can also pop up as a masking agent. The only safe way is to be clean when you take it. And hiding piss to keep it up to body temp only works if you have clean piss and not your own.

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    I'm in.

    What drugs are we testing?
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    don't do drugs, no worries if you can avoid them altogether

    sucks they are making you take it, but if you're good then get it over with...they are trying to catch someone for something I imagine

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    Originally Posted by McRib View Post
    Diluted samples are considered to be positive. Usually.
    I've never heard of a diluted sample being considered positive. They are considered diluted and they make you take the test again. that's even if they bother. Usually if it's not positive you are good even if it is diluted and they just pass you.

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    Originally Posted by Reclaimer View Post
    I've never heard of a diluted sample being considered positive. They are considered diluted and they make you take the test again. that's even if they bother. Usually if it's not positive you are good even if it is diluted and they just pass you.
    Depends on what the requesting entity is using the test results for.

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    Originally Posted by soonerprices View Post
    Ah. They don't keep drugs around in my profession.
    yes they do. they're called students.
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    Originally Posted by Reclaimer View Post
    I've never heard of a diluted sample being considered positive. They are considered diluted and they make you take the test again. that's even if they bother. Usually if it's not positive you are good even if it is diluted and they just pass you.
    Well I've never heard of a diluted sample coming out of the body. I do know of people getting busted by diluting it afterwards. Piss is piss.

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    Originally Posted by Peach Fuzz View Post
    False. I've passed twice high as a pterodactyl with 80% plus water... luck?
    What percentage water would you need if you were high as an archeoptryx?
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    Re: Drug testing

    The teens used to come in late in the evening and by Certo. The stuff for canning so I asked one if they make drugs with it and he said "naaaaw mama we use dis to pass da piss tess at skoo "
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    Originally Posted by KCRuf/Nek View Post
    Yes. Water, cranberry juice, herbs - all wives tales. Sometimes those cleansers from head shops work but they can also pop up as a masking agent. The only safe way is to be clean when you take it. And hiding piss to keep it up to body temp only works if you have clean piss and not your own.
    Water works, though many tests now also show over-hydration. My dad has sold drug testing equipment since I was 14. I've done plenty of research.

    You are correct though, the only way to assure you won't fail is to be clean.

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    i'll sell you clean pee.
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    Originally Posted by ourn View Post
    So, just got called by the hospital and was told I have til 10pm tonight to come and take a piss test. I guess anyone who worked this last weekend has to do this.

    So, my question is..I'm curious why we have to go in and do this with no reason why. Can employers do this without giving a reason?

    It's probably in your contract and I know one time everybody at our station was called in for a UI. We didn't know it at the time but a couple Percocet were found on the floor of the station. It's possible somebody dropped some pills or weed.

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    dont do drugs, mmm kay?

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    Originally Posted by Aurora View Post
    The teens used to come in late in the evening and by Certo. The stuff for canning so I asked one if they make drugs with it and he said "naaaaw mama we use dis to pass da piss tess at skoo "
    same thing as pectin? IIRC that has something to do with canning to. supposed to make you clean the **** out I guess
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    Make sure to take some Ranitidine tonight. It will clear anything bad.

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    Closers don't get drug tested.

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    Originally Posted by bushmaster06 View Post
    i'll sell you clean pee.
    I used to know a guy that sold his 5 year old's pee. He couldn't keep it in stock.

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    Originally Posted by McRib View Post
    Depends on what the requesting entity is using the test results for.
    Also depends on the protocols that the company has established. My company considers a diluted urine sample a "non-negative" and will require another sample. When you go in for the second sample they tell you not to consume more than 24 oz of water to avoid another diluted sample. Two non-negatives in a row will trigger a hair follicle sample. Dont do drugs.

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    Originally Posted by KCRuf/Nek View Post
    I used to know a guy that sold his 5 year old's pee. He couldn't keep it in stock.
    Seems like a good gig

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    Originally Posted by Aurora View Post
    Seems like a good gig

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    Works like a charm...

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    Went in and pissed before heading to OU game bc we had to do it by 10pm. The rumors flying around was someone had prescription pain pills stolen from their purse and the other rumor was someone found empty morphine carpujects in one of the locker rooms.

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    Originally Posted by ourn View Post
    Went in and pissed before heading to OU game bc we had to do it by 10pm. The rumors flying around was someone had prescription pain pills stolen from their purse and the other rumor was someone found empty morphine carpujects in one of the locker rooms.
    Are you guys hiring? Sounds like a fun place to work!!

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    Originally Posted by Aurora View Post
    The teens used to come in late in the evening and by Certo. The stuff for canning so I asked one if they make drugs with it and he said "naaaaw mama we use dis to pass da piss tess at skoo "

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    A few bad apples that can't use drugs responsibly have ruined it for the rest of us.
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