January 2011

Labs Struggling to Make EMR Connections

Physician Signature Rule Will be Burdensome

Ameritox Pays $16M Settlement

Sonic Buys Physicians Automated Laboratory

February 2011

Novartis Buys Genoptix for $470 Million

Aurora Buys Pathology Labs in Texas and Nevada

CMS to Pull Plug on Physician Signature Rule

More Dermatologists Building In-Office Labs


March 2011

Quest to Buy Athena Diagnostics                      for $740 Million

Quest to Buy Celera for $671 Million

Vitamin D is Fastest-Growing Lab Test

Sonic Healthcare USA Growing by 5%

April 2011

TC/PC Medicare Fraud Case Headed to Trial

Big Paydays for Quest and Labcorp CEOs

Judge Rules that Sales Rep Broke Non-Compete

Labcorp to Buy DNA Testing Firm for $85M

May 2011

Quest Diagnostics to Pay $241 Million to Settle Medi-Cal Lawsuit

Publicly-Traded Lab CEOs Paid Average            of $2.8 Million

Myriad Genetics to Buy Rules-Based Medicine for $80 Million

June 2011

Will Lab Test Pricing Change in California?

UPMC Pathologists to Provide Consults for Chinese Lab

Mohapatra’s Days at Quest Diagnostics Could be Numbered

July 2011

Florida Labs May be Next Target for Medicaid Pricing Lawsuit

No New Regulations for In-Office Labs Proposed for 2012

Bostwick Labs Gets $43 Million Loan

LipoScience Files for $86M IPO

August 2011

Analyst’s Report Highlights the High Cost of Hospital Lab Testing

Dallas Pathologist and AmeriPath Reach Settlement

Aurora Diagnostics Buys Two More Path Labs; CEO James New is Stepping Down

September 2011

More In-Office Labs Getting CAP Accreditation

Growth Slows in Anatomic Pathology Market

Labcorp Extends UnitedHealthcare Agreement

Labcorp Forms Lab Benefit Management Firm

October 2011

Japanese Firm to Pay $725 Million                    for Caris Diagnostics

Andrew Baker Stubbornly Pursuing Medicare Fraud Lawsuits Vs. Quest and Labcorp

Digital Pathology Market Posts Sluggish Growth

November 2011

More Medicare Lab Cuts Expected

Metalmark Capital Buys Bostwick Labs

Quest Diagnostics Is looking for a New CEO

December 2011

Palmetto Takes Aim at Code Stacking

Final 3 Medi-Cal Lawsuits Settled, But Questions On Lab Test Pricing Remain

Top 25 Urology Groups with In-Office Pathology Labs