BROOKLYN, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Advanced Clinical Laboratory Solutions, Inc. (ACLS), an independent clinical laboratory specializing in clinical toxicology and pharmacogenetics that provides convenient, high-quality testing services and accurate, timely test results to patients, physicians and medical centers across the country, has signed a clinical laboratory services contract effective Aug. 1, 2016, with POMCO. POMCO is one of the nation’s largest third-party administrators integrating customized services to develop comprehensive, cost-effective solutions for benefits administration, risk management and business process outsourcing needs.
Steven D. O’Brien, executive director, Network Development, POMCO, says, “We selected ACLS as a participating national laboratory network provider based upon its capabilities for offering physicians and their patients greater access to high quality toxicology testing at smaller laboratory facilities throughout the country. Improved scheduling opportunities, faster turnaround of test results, accurate reporting and more competitive pricing – the hallmarks of nimbler and more responsive labs – are important advantages.”
POMCO leverages a strategic account management philosophy and advanced technology platforms to identify every opportunity to mitigate risk for its employee benefits, risk management and business process outsourcing solutions. Established in 1978, POMCO has offices throughout the U.S.
Leon Reyfman, M.D., CEO, ACLS, says, “We look forward to serving POMCO’s participating physicians who prefer using a single, high-quality, full-service laboratory. Our business model focuses on maintaining exceptional customer service, and we will never lose sight of meeting expectations for quality and rapid, accurate reporting of test results.”
An effective approach to drug testing includes greater use of random testing of urine and saliva when those matrices match the intended assessment process. ACLS offers medical research, quality and expedient testing that exceeds current standards of clinical toxicology, providing clients with the highest toxicology and clinical testing in the industry, including drug testing of urine and oral fluids, and pharmacogenetics for personalized prescribing.
ACLS is a provider of diagnostic laboratory testing, information and services that enable physicians and other healthcare professionals to make decisions to improve health. Clinical laboratory testing is an essential element in the delivery of healthcare services. Physicians use laboratory tests to assist in the detection, diagnosis, evaluation, monitoring and treatment of diseases and other medical conditions. For more information, visit https://www.aclsdiagnostics.com/.