AACC uses cookies to ensure the best website experience. Continuing without changing cookie settings assumes you consent to our use of cookies on this device. You can change these settings at any time, but that may impair functionality on our websites. Review our cookie and privacy policy


The COVID-19 pandemic and the need for rapid, reliable testing has heightened interest in saliva as a convenient and reliable testing medium for infectious diseases. Researchers and laboratorians are investigating oral fluid’s potential in detecting and monitoring other infectious diseases and cancers.

Ask the Expert

Bench Matters

Federal Insider

A report from the Department of Health and Human Services found huge increases in the use of telehealth by Medicare beneficiaries during the COVID-19 pandemic, with specialists such as behavioral health providers seeing the highest telehealth utilization relative to other providers.

Industry Playbook

Laboratory Stewardship

Laboratories have tried many tactics to guide ordering practices and optimize the laboratory test menu, but what happens if the laboratory does not have ownership of the entire menu? Is the chance to guide stewardship through the menu lost?

Regulatory Roundup

The Sample