SCACMSouth Central Association for Clinical Microbiology
References in periodicals archive ?
Noting that lab services and their associated marketplace are different from DMEs because lab testing is "a service, requiring technical expertise and analytical work by the laboratorian who plates, reads, and analyzes test results used to determine whether or not a patient has an infectious or chronic disease," SCACM believes that competitive bidding poses serious threats to beneficiaries' access to quality laboratory testing.