American Clinical Laboratory Association

Saving Access to Laboratory Services Act

In November 2023, Congress passed a short-term spending package that includes a one-year delay of implementation of Medicare payment cuts to clinical laboratory services. ACLA remains focused on securing a permanent solution to this problem through enactment of the bipartisan Saving Access to Laboratory Services Act (SALSA) in 2024.

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ACLA 2024 Annual Meeting: Thursday, March 14, 2024

Join us at the ACLA 2024 Annual Meeting, taking place at The Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Washington, DC!

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Supporting Patient Health:

Value of Laboratory Tests and Diagnostics

Accurate, reliable test results help provide a complete picture of health and align all players in the health system towards patient-centered care.

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ACLA’s 2023 Advocacy Agenda

Learn more about key elements of ACLA’s 2023 advocacy agenda

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Who we are

The American Clinical Laboratory Association (ACLA) is the national trade association representing leading laboratories that deliver essential diagnostic health information to patients and providers by advocating for policies that expand access to the highest quality clinical laboratory services, improve patient outcomes, and advance the next generation of personalized care.

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