Terri.Thrasher at cchmc.org
Wed Jul 30 08:04:45 PDT 2014
At Cincinnati Childrens we require the person to have a medical assessment to be cleared working on this drug.
If cleared to work we ask the manager to watch them carefully. We do not do random drug screens.
Thank you for your email.
Terri L. Thrasher RN MSN
Sr. Director HR Professional Services
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
3333 Burnet Ave MLC 9006
Cincinnati, Ohio 45229
From: MCOH-EH [mailto:mcoh-eh-bounces at mylist.net] On Behalf Of Senior, Cathy (DRMC)
Sent: Wednesday, July 30, 2014 10:59 AM
Subject: [MCOH-EH] Methadone
We have a candidate for hire which is a known methadone user. This candidate does have a legal prescription for the drug but it makes me alittle nervous. We are considering doing random drug screens for a period of time just to be assurred that this person is not taking anything not prescribed. The candidate relates that the methadone is prescribed for severe pain and has been on it for the past year. Any thoughts and past experiences with this would be greatly appreciated.
Cathy Senior RN BSN CDE
Employee Health Director
Penn Highlands DuBois
100 Hospital Avenue
P.O. Box 447
DuBois Pa 15801
cesenior at phhealthcare.org<mailto:cesenior at phhealthcare.org>
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