GREENVILLE, SC–(BUSINESS WIRE)–First medical laboratory services (PMLS) today announced that he has been named one of the Best Genetic Diagnostics Companies of 2020 by Healthcare Tech Outlook, a leading national healthcare publication. The designation, earned by the laboratory in Greenville, SC, comes with recognition for their delivery of the most advanced diagnostic testing solutions with accuracy and efficiency through the use of the latest advances in science and technology.
One of the reasons PMLS was selected by the publication is that it is a very complex laboratory with different types of testing offerings to meet many medical diagnostic needs. From PCR COVID-19 testing, antibody testing, pharmacogenomics, advanced cardiovascular testing and their panels on women’s health and wellness and diabetes, all PMLS testing is done under one roof with state-of-the-art laboratory equipment, providing fast turnaround of results for physicians and patients.
“We are honored to be named one of Healthcare Tech Outlook’s Top Genetic Diagnostics Companies of 2020,” said Kevin Murdock, Founder of Premier Medical Laboratory Services. “Our team of scientists and laboratory personnel are constantly striving to provide the most advanced solutions to diagnostic testing requests and to help physicians provide high-level care to their patients.”
In addition to naming PMLS a leading genetic diagnostics company, Healthcare Tech Outlook noted that Premier Medical Laboratory Services’ MDDiabeticPro panel includes the groundbreaking DIABETESpredict test, which is the first such predictive genetic test for type 2 diabetes. developed in collaboration with world-renowned physicians and physicians. Harvard and MIT scientists. The DIABETESpredict test is set to mark a new era in diabetes prevention and care by assessing risk of disease onset by examining individual genetic profiles and is currently available in the United States through PMLS.
In addition to their MDDiabeticPro panel, the article also acknowledges PMLS’ Comprehensive Respiratory Pathogen Panel and GI Panel, as well as their MDHeartPro Cardiovascular Panel, which more accurately describes a patient’s overall heart health than a standard lipid panel. often used by other laboratories. All of these testing services are performed within the 40,000 square feet of PMLS COLA and CLIA regulated lab in Greenville, South Carolina, alongside their recently added portfolio of COVID-19-related tests.
By employing the latest lab equipment, additional staff and a highly advanced lab information management system, OnGen, PMLS was able to expand its testing capacity and add quality PCR and antibody testing for COVID-19 to its diagnostic testing services. Additionally, the article explores how PMLS found solutions to overcome COVID-19 supply chain shortages in coordination with their sister company, Medical PTC, which manufactures its own viral transport media and specimen collection kits.
Healthcare Tech Outlook states, “PMLS is a highly sophisticated, high-end advanced diagnostic laboratory” with “robust diagnostic services.”
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ABOUT THE FIRST MEDICAL LABORATORY
Premier Medical Laboratory Services (PMLS) is a CLIA and COLA regulated laboratory based in Greenville, SC focused on delivering clinically meaningful results to practicing physicians. Premier Medical Laboratory Services offers a variety of highly specialized tests including: the only type II diabetes molecular susceptibility test available in the United States, advanced cardiovascular testing, hereditary cancer screening, carrier screening, women’s health, pharmacogenomics, serum allergy testing, blood health, Hepatitis C genotyping, respiratory pathogens, gastrointestinal pathogens, etc. In addition to its specialty programs, Premier Medical Laboratory offers a comprehensive menu of general chemistry, immunoassay and hematology testing. The company is also proud to offer a patient-friendly billing policy.
For more information, please visit www.PreMedInc.com or call 1.877.335.2455.