At The Podium
Employee Drug and Alcohol Testing
Nathan L. Whatley
Like most other workplaces, the healthcare industry has its own unique set of headache-inducing challenges. The prevalence of prescription drug and substance abuse is just one of them.
In his presentation titled “Employee Drug and Alcohol Testing,” McAfee & Taft labor and employment attorney Nathan Whatley discusses the factors contributing to substance abuse in the healthcare workplace and what steps employers must take to comply with Oklahoma’s Standards for Workplace Drug and Alcohol Testing Act.
Topics covered include:
- Common risky and illegal behaviors in the healthcare workplace
- An overview of the Standards for Workplace Drug and Alcohol Testing Act
- Types of testing allowed under Oklahoma law
- What every employer drug and alcohol testing policy must include