Member Alert (II) April 29: Kentucky-Based Laboratories Available to Run COVID-19 Tests

Several Kentucky-based laboratories have the capacity to run COVID-19 tests and are eager to serve the medical community and assist with the reopening of healthcare services. Public Health Commissioner Steven Stack, M.D. has requested that contact information for these labs be shared with KMA physicians.

Bluewater Diagnostics
Mount Washington, KY (Louisville area)
Lori Millner, PhD – Laboratory Director
lori.millner@bluewaterdxlab.com

Solaris Diagnostics
Nicholasville, KY (Lexington area)
Preetpal Sidhu, PhD – CEO
psidhu@solarisdx.com

BIOTAP Medical
Louisville, KY
Kristen Reynolds, PhD – COO
kreynolds@biotapmedical.com

CMS Call with ASCs and Freestanding EDs Tomorrow, April 30

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is hosting a call for Ambulatory Surgery Centers (ASCs) and Freestanding Emergency Departments (EDs) to provide targeted updates on the agency’s latest COVID-19 guidance. Agency officials will be available to answer technical and operational questions from providers on this topic.

CMS Call with ASCs and Freestanding EDs

Thursday, April 30th at 12:00 – 1:00 PM Eastern

Toll Free Attendee Dial-In: 833-614-0820; Access Passcode: 4366486

Audio Webcast Link: https://protect2.fireeye.com/url?k=bce35157-e0b65887-bce36068-0cc47a6a52de-acbb85b5ac9dc0a2&u=https://engage.vevent.com/rt/cms2/index.jsp?seid=2081