UAB is committed to providing a healthy drug-free and educational environment for all members of the UAB community, including faculty, staff, students, and visitors. The work environment is safer and more effective without the presence or effect of illegal drugs, controlled substances abuse, or alcohol. Employees who abuse alcohol or drugs are a danger to themselves, coworkers, patients, and students. Once made aware of an impairment or substance abuse issue, supervisors should immediately contact Employee Relations at 205-934-4701.

After-Hours Situations

For after-hours situations, review the Alcohol and Drug Testing for Reasonable Cause – HR Policy 634 and contact the Nursing Resource Coordinator (NRC) at 205-934-5068 for further assistance.