What are employers saying about marijuana legalization, workplace testing, and XALIVA™ THC?

RICOVR Healthcare recently answered these questions with independent third-party research of 200 employers across industries and focused on HR management professionals as respondents. Highlights of the research are below.  Amid legalization a majority said it was important to maintain a marijuana- (THC) free workplace to maintain safety. This means prohibiting use before coming to work […]

Impairment from Marijuana (THC) and Workplace Drug Testing Methods

By RICOVR Healthcare Joseph Seimetz, PhD, Senior Scientist & Kyle Muse, CMO The latest science on marijuana (THC) impairment According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), smoking marijuana impairs a number of driving-related skills such as reaction time, decreased divided attention, cognitive performance, route planning, decision making, and risk taking. (1) In one […]

Community Safety amid Marijuana Legalization: A Conversation with Detective Andrew Redfield Jr

DET. ANDREW REDFIELD

Q:What is your background Detective Redfield? A: I’m currently a Police Detective in NJ with over ten years of progressive law enforcement experience. During my tenure as a Detective, I have been involved in investigations pertaining to various crimes such as attempted murder, human trafficking, controlled dangerous drug offenses, serious motor vehicle collisions involving impaired […]

Marijuana Legalization & HR Policy: A Conversation with HR Leader Brett Felmey

Q: What is your background, Brett?   A: I’ve been in Human Resources management roles with Fortune 500 companies and a member of SHRM for the last 20 years.   Q: Marijuana is now legal for recreational use in 18 states in addition to 36 states that allow medical use. How has marijuana legalization affected […]

Urine vs. Saliva Marijuana Drug Testing – A Better Method

  By RICOVR Healthcare Dr. Himanshu Bhatia, CEO and Founder and Kyle Muse, CMO Nov.1, 2021 The current state of marijuana testing There are over 50 million urine-based drug tests for marijuana conducted each year in the U.S.1 Urine tests have been endorsed by the Federal Government through Health & Human Services (HHS) since the […]

Five Reasons Physicians Make Excellent Entrepreneurs

Excellent Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurship is a particularly complex subject and one that is often difficult to define. Society benefits significantly from entrepreneurship, not only because entrepreneurs create wealth and generate employment, but because they inspire others to push beyond the usual paradigms that shape economic status. A strong need for such a paradigm shift is in the healthcare […]