drug-and-alcohol-testingBuilding Blocks Medical provides a range of in-house drug and alcohol screening services which are undertaken by qualified and accredited Nurses and Technicians, in accordance to AS4308.

Our Drug and Alcohol Testing services can form part of a pre-employment screening package, or can be undertaken as a stand-alone service. Testing is available on both a routine basis or ad-hoc.

Our range of in-house tests include:

  • favicon Laboratory Drug and Alcohol Urinalysis
  • favicon Instant Drug and Alcohol Urinalysis
  • favicon Instant Alcohol Breathalyzer
  • favicon Hair Strand Analysis
  • favicon GCMS Confirmatory Testing
  • favicon Saliva Swab Testing
  • favicon Kronic Testing for Cannabinoids

Further pathology testing of non-negative drug results are conducted by NATA accredited laboratories.

Calibrated breathalysers are used for alcohol testing.

Building Blocks can also provide onsite drug and alcohol testing services, billed as either a full or half-day according to client requirements.

Turn-around Times For Drug And Alcohol Testing

The following turn-around times apply to testing that has been performed at one of our 8 direct clinics:

  • favicon Laboratory drug and alcohol test results will be available on the SAME DAY if the test is performed before 12-noon.
  • favicon Laboratory tests performed after 12-noon may be available on the SAME DAY – but guaranteed for the following morning.
  • favicon GCMS confirmatory test results for non-negative screenings, drug-assay classes and cannabinoids are available within 48 hours.
  • favicon Kronic test results are returned within 3 days.