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Learn more about Drug Tests for Doctors
In response to a growing problem in the medical community (1 in 10 doctors suffers from drug or alcohol abuse), this proposition would require doctors in California to undergo drug tests and have the results of those tests forwarded to the California Medical Board. Doctors would also be required to inform authorities of other doctors whom they believe may be using drugs. Learn more or See recent drug testing news
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Yes, only for doctors performing invasive surgery and/or if the person has a history of drug abuse. 4 years ago from a Democrat in Yuba City, CA
A doctor who is abusing drugs/alcohol should be removed from practice and put in a treatment center. Once they have completed their treatment, they should be able to continue practice without sanctions. This would give them an incentive to ask for help. 4 years ago from a Democrat in Poway, CA
They should be treated same as other healthcare employee who work where there is screening for new hire and if for cause issues arise. 4 years ago from a Democrat in Escondido, CA
Only if there is probable cause to suspect the doctor may be making poor decisions based on drug use. 4 years ago from a Democrat in Brisbane, CA
Yes, but cannabis should be excluded. 4 years ago from a Democrat in Canyon, CA
Yes, and they should have to prove the need for any potentially addictive prescription drugs that show up as a result. 4 years ago from a Democrat in San Francisco, CA
Only doctors who perform invasive surgery. 4 years ago from a Democrat in Sacramento, CA
Only if the individual has a history of drug abuse that could lead to affecting his/her in the performance of their work. 4 years ago from a Democrat in Coyote, CA
Appropriate measures are already in place to deal with this problem and such testing is a violation of Privacy and could lead to more expansive intrusions. This is a complex problem and not amenable to simplistic solutions. 4 years ago from a Democrat in Poway, CA
No one should be drug tested. It's a breach of constitutional rights. 4 years ago from a Democrat in Auburn, CA
Yes, and alcohol and phychological testing!. 4 years ago from a Democrat in Ramona, CA