ROCHESTER, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ACM Global Laboratories, one of the world’s largest independent central labs specializing in high-quality central laboratory testing and diagnostic services, has opened a new toxicology laboratory in Norwalk, Conn. The new laboratory will help Connecticut providers expedite treatment and improve care for patients with substance use disorders throughout the state.
“There is a critical need for dependable and accessible laboratory testing as demand grows in the wake of the national opioid epidemic,” said John Foley, president, ACM Global Laboratories. “The new laboratory will provide physicians and patients in Connecticut with local access to high-quality, prompt toxicology testing and results.”
ACM is an approved provider for Connecticut Medicare and Medicaid. The testing laboratory is located at 129 Glover Avenue in Norwalk. All counties in Connecticut will have access to lab services.
ACM is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Rochester Regional Health, a $2.2 billion integrated health care delivery system with more than 17,000 employees. ACM currently operates in more than 65 countries, with key offices in the United States, the United Kingdom, Singapore, China and India.
About ACM Global Laboratories
ACM Global Laboratories, an affiliate of Rochester Regional Health, is one of the largest global independent central labs in the industry. ACM is certified by the College of American Pathologists (CAP) and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). The company delivers high-quality laboratory testing and diagnostic lab services in support of both clinical trials research, toxicology and individual patient care. ACM provides a powerful combination of operational excellence, scientific expertise and unsurpassed global service to customers in more than 65 countries. ACM performs more than 20 million laboratory tests each year—spanning all medical disciplines including pathology, microbiology, molecular diagnostics, toxicology and more. For more information, visit acmGlobalLab.com or call +1-866-405-0400.
About Rochester Regional Health
Rochester Regional Health is an integrated health services organization serving the people of Western New York, the Finger Lakes and beyond. The system includes five hospitals; primary and specialty practices, rehabilitation centers, ambulatory campuses and immediate care facilities; innovative senior services, facilities and independent housing; a wide range of behavioral health services; and Rochester Regional Health Laboratories and ACM Global Laboratories, a global leader in patient and clinical trials. Rochester Regional Health is the region’s second largest employer. Learn more at RochesterRegional.org.