Melody’s Southwest Consortium is a Texas-based firm providing comprehensive drug-free workplace services to schools, cities, counties, and companies since 1991. Melody’s Southwest Consortium administers drug testing programs for several industries regulated by the Department of Transportation, i.e., Federal Motor Carriers Safety Administration (FMCSA) Federal Transit Administration (FTA), Pipeline Hazardous Material Safety Administration (PHMSA), & the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).
Southwest Consortium’s staff of administrative experts and certified technicians assures you the highest quality employer compliance programs that fully satisfy the D.O.T. regulations. Southwest Consortium services and testing programs have been favorably accepted and approved by motor carriers, major oil companies, aviation, cities, counties, & schools from Regions VI, VII, VII, X, XII, XIII, XV, and XVIII throughout the State of Texas.
The consortium staff will provide assistance in the review and development of polices and programs to comply with DOT regulations,trained and certified technicians for alcohol testing & accurate specimen collections with secure chain of custody, Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) certified laboratory drug testing, prompt review and reporting by a certified Medical Review Officer (MRO), qualified Substance Abuse Professionals (SAP) for assessment and referral treatment, confidential off-site record maintenance, and on-going training programs for employees and designated employer representatives (DERs).
Melody’s Southwest Consortium will modify and/or adapt the Consortium services to each client’s needs.