HLTPAT005 Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing

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Worksheet ActivityHLTPAT005 Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testingStudent Name: ________________________________________________________Worksheets are used in sessions as another avenue of learning. These are designed to allow you to practice the learned concepts before assessment.Worksheets are not assessed, and we do not require copies.Activity 1: Alcohol and DrugsBriefly describe the responsibilities of the employer in regard to alcohol and drugs in the workplace.Briefly describe the purpose of self-testing for drugs and alcohol.List three (3) behaviours that may warrant alcohol or drug testing to be carried out in the workplace.Activity 2: DrugsProvide a one (1) sentence description of the impact the following drug types have on the body.StimulantsDepressantsHallucinogensAre the the drugs listed below stimulant, depressant or hallucinogen? Write the correct answer next to the drug in the table.DrugStimulant / Depressant / HallucinogenHeroinLysergic acid diethylamideGamma hydroxybutyrateMagic mushroomsMorphineMethadoneEcstasyCaffeineAdderallActivity 3: Drug TestingList five (5) different types of drug tests that can be carried out.Briefly describe why a breath test is the preferred method of testing for blood alcohol content.How long are each of the following drugs detectable for using the tests listed?DrugTest typeTime periodEcstasyBlood testMarijuana (single use)Hair testHeroinUrine testMethamphetamineUrine testHashishBlood testMagic mushroomsUrine testMethadoneSaliva testActivity 4: StandardsWhich Australian Standard covers procedures for the specimen collection, detection and quantitation of drugs in oral fluid.Briefly describe the role of NATA regarding testing laboratories.Briefly describe the two (2) parts of testing for drugs of abuse in urine according to AS/NZS4308:2008.List five (5) different ways in which client confidentiality can be maintained.Briefly describe what is meant by informed consent.Write one (1) sentence describing each of the three (3) levels of supervision regarding urine collection.SupervisedObservedNon-supervisedActivity 5: PreparationBriefly describe what a collector should do to prepare an area for urine collection.Correctly identify the following items of equipment.Activity 6: Quality ControlBriefly describe quality control.Are the following statements true or false?Circle the correct answer in the column provided.Control lines not appearing on a testing cup indicate a control failureT / FControl material must be kept in the fridge until useT / FControl material should be placed in a white lidded container and labelled with high or low, date opened and an expiry date two months from the date opened.T / FAfter activating the cup by inserting the key into the side you must wait 5 minutes before knowing if the test passed or failed.T / FWhen reading the results from an on-site testing cup the presence of a line indicates that a drug has been detected.T / FIn the event of a control failure this must be noted in the quality control record sheet before testing continues.T / FControl material is only usable for 60 days from openingT / FActivity 7: TestingAre the following results negative or non-negative? Write the correct answer below each image.What should you do in the event of a non-negative urine screening result?Circle the correct answer from the following options.Call the police immediatelyContact the employer to tell them the test came up positive for the restricted substanceSend the sample to the laboratory for further testing.Tell the client it was probably a mistake and to take the cup home and return tomorrow with a new sampleList three (3) things you should ask the donor to do when you hand over the urine cup for a sample.What is the drug class for the following labels on a urine testing cup?Write the class in the column provided.MOPBZOMETAMPCOCList three (3) examples of when a duplicate urine sample may be required.Briefly describe what you should do if a breathalyser alcohol screen does not return a 0.000 result.List four (4) things that an oral fluid kit can test for. ................
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