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  1. Aegis Data on Sports Drug Testing: Frequent Testing Deters Usage Among Student Athletes

    Over the years, Aegis has crafted or reviewed many substance abuse policies and has found that each and every policy is defined as a deterrent program.…

    Over the years, Aegis has crafted or reviewed many substance abuse policies and has found that each and every policy is defined as a deterrent program. How each institution or organization achieves this goal varies, but the data unequivocally suggests that the frequency of drug testing correlates with deterrence. In 2015, about 1 in 5 young adults aged 18 to 25 (19.8 percent) were current users of…

  2. Aegis Sciences Corporation announces Aegis FLUID™

    Aegis Sciences Corporation announces Aegis FLUID™

    Nashville, TN - June 28, 2017 – Aegis Sciences Corporation, a leading healthcare sciences and forensic toxicology laboratory, is pleased to announce Aegis…

    Nashville, TN - June 28, 2017 – Aegis Sciences Corporation, a leading healthcare sciences and forensic toxicology laboratory, is pleased to announce Aegis FLUID™, a suite of electronic connectivity options that enable supply orders, laboratory test orders, and laboratory results to flow easily between clients and Aegis without the use of paper. “Providing an all-inclusive suite of connectivity options…

  3. Dr. Frank Basile Joins Aegis Sciences Corporation as Chief Executive Officer

    Dr. Frank Basile Joins Aegis Sciences Corporation as Chief Executive Officer

    Nashville, TN - April 17, 2017 – Aegis Sciences Corporation, a leading healthcare sciences and forensic toxicology laboratory, is pleased to announce that…

    Nashville, TN - April 17, 2017 – Aegis Sciences Corporation, a leading healthcare sciences and forensic toxicology laboratory, is pleased to announce that Dr. Frank Basile has joined the company as Chief Executive Officer. Dr. Basile brings more than 20 years of extensive knowledge as a physician, strategy consultant, and healthcare executive. “We are very pleased to welcome Dr. Basile to Aegis,”…

  4. Abstracts from Aegis Sciences Corporation Chosen for CLMA’s KnowledgeLab 2017

    Abstracts from Aegis Sciences Corporation Chosen for CLMA’s KnowledgeLab 2017

    Nashville, TN - March 31, 2017 - Abstracts from several Aegis Sciences Corporation team members were chosen for exhibition on March 26-29, 2017 at the…

    Nashville, TN - March 31, 2017 - Abstracts from several Aegis Sciences Corporation team members were chosen for exhibition on March 26-29, 2017 at the Clinical Laboratory Management Association’s (CLMA) annual event, KnowledgeLab 2017. Participation in CLMA’s Increasing Clinical Effectiveness (ICE) initiative required the submission of abstracts that describe improved patient outcomes associated with…

  5. Aegis Announces Partnership with Cutting-Edge Nutrition and Wellness Startup

    Aegis Announces Partnership with Cutting-Edge Nutrition and Wellness Startup

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Nov. 7, 2016)– Aegis Sciences Corporation is pleased to announce a partnership with Habit, a new company backed largely by Campbell's…

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Nov. 7, 2016)– Aegis Sciences Corporation is pleased to announce a partnership with Habit, a new company backed largely by Campbell's Soup Co. Habit develops personalized nutrition plans based on a consumer’s biological and metabolism data provided by consumers, as well as their personal health goals, such as weight loss or increased energy levels. Wellness and nutritional coaching…

  6. Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory Receives Accreditation from College of American Pathologists (CAP)

    Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory Receives Accreditation from College of American Pathologists (CAP)

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (May 10, 2016) – Aegis Sciences Corporation, one of the nation’s leading forensic toxicology and healthcare sciences laboratories, announced…

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (May 10, 2016) – Aegis Sciences Corporation, one of the nation’s leading forensic toxicology and healthcare sciences laboratories, announced that its Molecular Diagnostics (MDx) Laboratory, located at 501 Great Circle Road, received accreditation from the College of American Pathologists (CAP). This voluntary accreditation program was created with the primary objective of improving…

  7. 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…

  8. 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…

  9. 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…

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

    Two-year Clinical Scientist fellows program offers a unique training experience for the next generation of pharmacists pursuing work in industry, research…

    Two-year Clinical Scientist fellows program offers a unique training experience for the next generation of pharmacists pursuing work in industry, research and academia.