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  1. Medical Monitoring

    If you’re managing chronic pain with medication, you may be wondering why toxicology screens are needed and why you’re asked to participate in them. More…

    If you’re managing chronic pain with medication, you may be wondering why toxicology screens are needed and why you’re asked to participate in them. More than identifying prescription abuse, medical monitoring helps ensure proper medications at correct doses, and helps prevents harmful drug interactions or other forms of toxicity. Further, new advances in genetic testing offer more personalized care…

  2. Local Coverage Determination

    On July 29, 2015, Cahaba GBA, the A/B Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC) for Jurisdiction J, which includes coverage of Tennessee and thus our laboratory,…

    On July 29, 2015, Cahaba GBA, the A/B Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC) for Jurisdiction J, which includes coverage of Tennessee and thus our laboratory, issued a revised Future Local Coverage Decision, Pathology and Laboratory: Quantitative Drug Testing, LCD 35920 (the “LCD”). The LCD has an effective date covering services performed on or after October 15, 2015. The LCD addresses the scope…

  3. Aegis Sciences Corporation Receives A2LA Accreditation

    Aegis Sciences Corporation Receives A2LA Accreditation

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (August 8, 2015) – Aegis Sciences Corporation, headquartered in Nashville, TN, and one of the nation’s leading laboratory sciences companies,…

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (August 8, 2015) – Aegis Sciences Corporation, headquartered in Nashville, TN, and one of the nation’s leading laboratory sciences companies, announced today that the company’s Wilma Rudolph Sports Testing Laboratory® has received American Association for Laboratory Accreditation (A2LA) under the Chemical Testing ISO/IEC 17025:2005 Accreditation Program. Aegis pursued A2LA accreditation…

  4. Aegis Sciences Launches Fellowship Program with the Belmont University College of Pharmacy

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (July 1, 2015) – Aegis Sciences Corporation today announced the launch of a pharmacy fellowship program in partnership with Belmont University.…

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (July 1, 2015) – Aegis Sciences Corporation today announced the launch of a pharmacy fellowship program in partnership with Belmont University. The fellows will complete an intensive two-year postgraduate training program focused on drug information, evidence-based practice, teaching, and research. The Clinical Scientist fellows selected for the 2015-2017 program are Kate Claussen,…

  5. Aegis Sciences Corporation Partners with the Taylor Hooton Foundation

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Feb. 5, 2015) – Aegis Sciences Corporation, founded in 1990 as a sports anti-doping laboratory,  and the Taylor Hooton Foundation, the…

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Feb. 5, 2015) – Aegis Sciences Corporation, founded in 1990 as a sports anti-doping laboratory,  and the Taylor Hooton Foundation, the national leader in the effort to a national campaign to end the rampant use of Appearance and Performance Enhancing Drugs, anabolic steroids and dietary supplements among America’s youth, announced a three-year partnership beginning in 2015. This partnership…

  6. Aegis Acquires Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory Diagnovus

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Jan. 6, 2015) – Aegis Sciences Corporation, one of the nation’s leading laboratory sciences companies, announced today the acquisition…

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Jan. 6, 2015) – Aegis Sciences Corporation, one of the nation’s leading laboratory sciences companies, announced today the acquisition of Diagnovus LLC, a molecular diagnostics laboratory providing individualized genetic information fundamentally changing the way physicians treat patients.  “The asset acquisition of Diagnovus allows Aegis to expand our healthcare laboratory testing…

  7. Aegis Now Offers Testing For Nearly 50 Different Synthetic Cannabinoids

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (December 15, 2014) – Aegis Sciences Corporation, one of the nation’s leading forensic toxicology and healthcare sciences laboratories,…

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (December 15, 2014) – Aegis Sciences Corporation, one of the nation’s leading forensic toxicology and healthcare sciences laboratories, announced it has significantly expanded its testing profile of  synthetic cannabinoids in blood specimens. This enhanced profile includes 46 synthetic cannabinoid compounds making it the most comprehensive analysis available for synthetic cannabinoids…

  8. Dr. Tim Robert, PhD, recognized at the 40th anniversary of The Quillen College of Medicine, ETSU

      Dr. Tim Robert, Ph.D., Chief Science Officer of Aegis Science Corporation, was recognized at the 40th anniversary of The Quillen College of Medicine,…

      Dr. Tim Robert, Ph.D., Chief Science Officer of Aegis Science Corporation, was recognized at the 40th anniversary of The Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University (ETSU) on November 1, 2014. Dr. Robert was the recipient of the first ever doctoral degree awarded by ETSU in 1979 and it was earned through the biomedical sciences program at the Quillen College of Medicine. The Quillen…

  9. Academy of Health Science and Law

    Officials from Aegis Sciences Corporation, McGavock High School and the Academies of Nashville gathered Friday, August 22, at 9:00 a.m. to celebrate the…

    Officials from Aegis Sciences Corporation, McGavock High School and the Academies of Nashville gathered Friday, August 22, at 9:00 a.m. to celebrate the official naming of the Aegis Sciences Corporation Academy of Health Science and Law. The Aegis leadership team has been involved with the Academies of Nashville since the program’s early development. Out of a desire to be good corporate citizens and…

  10. Aegis Sciences Corporation Receives Accreditation from College of American Pathologists (CAP)

    Aegis Sciences Corporation Receives Accreditation from College of American Pathologists (CAP)

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (May 9, 2014) – Aegis Sciences Corporation, one of the nation’s leading forensic toxicology and healthcare sciences laboratories, announced…

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (May 9, 2014) – Aegis Sciences Corporation, one of the nation’s leading forensic toxicology and healthcare sciences laboratories, announced accreditation from the College of American Pathologists (CAP) for its laboratory located at 515 Great Circle Road. This voluntary accreditation program was created with the primary objective of improving the quality of clinical laboratory services.…