Keep your school drug-free by hiring Melody’s Southwest Consortium. We provide mobile testing services to all areas in the 4 state region (Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico, Louisiana).


Student Testing

Poor Performance? Tardiness? Low Morale? Negativity? Accidents? Statistics show that Drug & Alcohol use cause 87% of workplace incidents and affect the entire workforce negatively. Drug Free for the safety and efficiency of the workplace - a goal for all.

Employee Testing

Melody's Southwest Consortium will use breath, urine, hair, saliva, and/or fingernail testing to ensure the most accurate results are reported to protect your "Community."

Test Methods

Certified by the Department of Transportation (DOT) to conduct federally-required drug & alcohol testing. For Drivers (FMCSA), Pipeline and Welders (PHMSA), Transit/Public Transportation (FTA), Aviation and Maintenance (FAA), Railroad and Maintenance (FRA), Coast Guard (USCG).

Federal Department of Transportation (DOT)
Trends in Drug and Alcohol Testing

Trends in Drug and Alcohol Testing

Currently, over 65% of Texas companies and 20% of Texas school districts use Drug and Alcohol testing and more and more are signing on, realizing that testing saves them money and helps maintain a safer work/ learning place. Random testing is also trending as more and more companies/schools realize that a healthy community is a "clean" community.

3 Reasons to Drug Test Your Prospective Employees

1. You want to increase productivity at your Texas area business

As a business owner, you’ve worked hard to establish a professional reputation for your company. According to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, employees who use drugs are:

  • More likely to miss work
  • More likely to be involved in an accident at work
  • More likely to file a workers compensation claim
  • More likely to cause coworkers to feel unsafe creating negativity towards management and towards their job as a whole.


2. You'll save on workers compensation insurance rates

Are you tired of paying outrageous rates for workers compensation insurance? Providing proof of an Alcohol & Drug testing workplace policy should reduce your rates

3. It's required by the Federal Department of Transportation

Department of Transportation employees are required by federal law to be in a certified DOT Drug & Alcohol random program. Melody’s Southwest Consortium, a certified Collection and Third Party Administrator will ensure your continuing Company, City, State, or Federal compliance. Over 20 years of experience our "One Stop Shop" will take care of all your needs.
Melody’s Southwest Consortium will provide reliable and timely drug testing services – collection (on or off site), reporting, and/or Administering of your program.  We service all areas in the 4 state region (Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico, Louisiana) let us help you maintain a Drug Free workplace of professionalism for “Our Community”. Call us now at 325-658-9966 for your free consultation.