May 25, 2018 - Holly Foxworth

Can Pre-Employment Exams Save Lives? As a Nurse, I Say Yes!

Earlier in my career working in an emergency department, I learned to expect the unexpected.  In fact, I thrived in chaos and welcomed the opportunity to be a part of a team that helped save the lives of those in need.  But when it comes to occupational health, the focus lies in prevention; preventing unnecessary Read More »

April 29, 2018 - Holly Foxworth

Silica Tesing Compliance – No Time to Waste

Who is at Risk? Any employee who is exposed to respirable crystalline silica is at risk.  OSHA defines respirable crystalline silica as very small particles at least 100 times smaller than ordinary sand you might find on beaches and playgrounds, created when cutting, sawing, grinding, drilling, and crushing stone, rock, concrete, brick, block, and mortar. Activities such Read More »

December 18, 2017 - Holly Foxworth

How Will You Manage the New 2018 DOT Drug Testing Mandates?

Did you hear the news? Significant changes are being made to the urine drug testing panel, effective January 1, 2018. Holly FoxworthHolly is an ER nurse by trade, but loves content marketing.  She was born outside the box and believes everything is better with “sprinkles and sparkles”.  She is passionate about impacting lives and uses Read More »

November 16, 2017 - Holly Foxworth

Understanding the 6 Most Common Types of Drug and Alcohol Testing

Employee:  Hello, I’m here to have a drug test. Clinic Staff:  Okay, what kind of test are you needing? Employee:  I don’t know; my boss just told me to go and get tested. Then your phone rings.  It’s the clinic explaining they have your employee at their facility for drug testing, but unsure of the Read More »

July 14, 2017 - Holly Foxworth

Blindfolds are Tricky – Clear Vision for Pre-Employment Testing

Quick story – Remember the days of seeing the circus stunts where the acrobats would ride the wheel along the tightrope with blindfolds?  Unfortunately, so did I.  As a young girl, I had the idea to ride my bike into the garage in the blind, pretending to be in the circus. Just as I topped the driveway incline, Read More »