The Drug & Alcohol Testing Industry Association (DATIA) has awarded Accredited Drug Testing, Inc. the National Accreditation For Administration of Drug and Alcohol Testing Programs Status. This accreditation means that Accredited Drug Testing’s facility, operations, and personnel meet the highest standards in areas such as regulatory compliance, client confidentiality, accountability, company service standards, operational practices, business ethics, and professional competency for drug and alcohol testing program management.
What is it?
A primary requirement of the NAADATP Program is that principal(s) of Accredited Drug Testing, Inc. have attended comprehensive training on standards of program management and have passed an industry developed exam on these policies and procedures. According to DATIA’s Executive Director, Laura Shelton, “as a Nationally Accredited Facility for the Administration of Drug and Alcohol Testing Programs, Accredited Drug Testing’s clients can be assured that they are committed to providing superior program services while adhering to the highest professional standards. We congratulate them on this achievement.”
Who gave it?
The Nationally Accredited for Drug and Alcohol Testing Program Management (NAADATP) program was created by quality-minded leaders in the drug and alcohol testing industry interested in raising the level of proficiency in drug and alcohol testing program management. This program aims at upholding the highest standards of program management in the company’s operations and personnel.
Less than 50 companies receive this honor every year and the application and selection process are rigorous. Accredited Drug Testing should be very proud of this honor and the work put into receiving it.
The Drug and Alcohol Testing Industry Association (DATIA) was founded in 1995 and has grown to represent over 1500 member companies, and expanded its scope. DATIA now represents the entire spectrum of drug and alcohol service providers including collection sites, laboratories, consortiums/TPAs, MROs, and testing equipment manufacturers. American Drug Testing is a member of DATIA and hopes to continue their incredible partnership together.