Steven Allen, M.D. is the medical director, Safety First division. He has been with the company since 2007 and has over 30 years experience in the medical field, specializing in family and occupational medicine.
At BHS, Dr. Allen oversees all aspects of Safety First’s medical review services while providing quality assurance review of the drug testing process. He ensures the accuracy and integrity of lab results by determining if there are legitimate medical explanations for laboratory-confirmed positive, altered and/or invalid drug test results. Dr. Allen works daily with Safety First’s administrative staff to review complex tests and provide guidance to ensure quality. He also works directly with the president of Safety First to review appropriate procedures and policies.
Dr. Allen currently owns and operates Pine Level Family Care located in Pine Level, AL. His additional experience includes serving as medical director at Jackson Hospital (Montgomery, AL), National Emergency Services (Georgia) and Grady General Hospital (Georgia) among others.
One of his many professional accomplishments was serving on the Presidential Roundtable and Inner Circle. Dr. Allen has also provided disaster relief services to many communities in need including after Hurricane Katrina and during the 2011 Alabama tornado outbreak.
Dr. Allen completed his undergraduate degree in pre-med (chemistry) at Auburn University and his medical degree in family medicine at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, where he served as chief resident. He maintains membership in numerous therapeutic and hospital associations including the American Academy of Family Practice. Dr. Allen maintains licensures in Alabama, Georgia and Mississippi.