ARCpoint Labs is a full-service national third-party provider/administrator of accurate, reliable, and confidential diagnostic testing for individuals, companies, and legal and healthcare professionals. We’ve been in the drug and alcohol testing business for over 18 years, and our staff has over 60 years of combined industry experience.
Our testing expertise includes:
- Clinical healthcare
- Corporate wellness programs
- Employment/background checks
- Steroids and other performance-enhancing drugs (PEDs)
Why did you open a drug and alcohol testing facility?
Leslie Elliott, Owner- Arcpoint Labs of Bakersfield, raised 2 boys in Kern County and witnessed the challenge of raising children in a time where drug use was not abnormal. Elliott believe equipping parents and employers with insight into drug use and the tools to help children and employees make better decisions around drug and alcohol use. Elliott also spent several years in the pharmaceutical industry and has a strong understanding of the biology of drugs and their effects as well as the chemistry behind testing for drug use. Elliott’s husband, has owned a small oil-field service company has witnessed first hand the challenges of working with drug testing facilities that do not value the employee’s time or that make a negative impression on employees.
What was your background? How many years?
Arcpoint Labs of Bakersfield is in it’s 5th year. Elliott spent the previous 10 years in the pharmaceutical industry and the prior time in the sales and marketing arena, selling a variety of products and services.
Other community involvement? Organizations?
SBA Emerging Leaders graduate 2017. Bakersfield Chamber of Commerce ambassador.