ACLA Blog

  • Laboratory Developed Tests: Ground Zero in the Push Towards Personalized Medicine

    June 12, 2018
    For the many patients who suffer from rare or complex conditions, the certainty that comes from knowing a diagnosis and moving forward with a treatment plan is one of the most powerful – and personal – moments in health care. That certainty and clarity comes from the ground-breaking innovations underway in bringing new laboratory developed tests to millions of Americans across the country. LaboratoryContinue Reading »...
  • Recent NILA report highlights harmful impacts of misguided PAMA implementation on labs and seniors

    May 15, 2018
    A report recently published by the National Independent Laboratory Association (NILA), highlights the ways in which the Protecting Access to Medicare Act (PAMA) is undermining the nation’s clinical laboratory infrastructure. Specifically, the report demonstrates the harmful impacts the legislation has already had on community and regional labs across the country and the threats current PAMA implementation poses to seniors’ access to lifesaving clinical tests.Continue Reading »...