ICYMI: Choose Healthy Life’s National Black Clergy Health Conclave convened leaders including UWNYC’s President & CEO Sheena Wright, Revs. Al Sharpton and Calvin O. Butts III and others. CHL has established public health navigators in 120 churches across 13 states trained to provide access to COVID-19 testing and vaccinations and other health resources to address health disparities and inequities. Quest proudly supports this important discussion on key ways we can work together to educate and support the community in the fight against COVID-19.
ICYMI: Quest Diagnostics Chairman, CEO and President Steve Rusckowski convened with several healthcare leaders to discuss the importance of collaboration to build proactive solutions and create a more equitable healthcare environment during the Modern Healthcare webinar “Collaborating to address health inequities in underserved communities.” Missed the live event?
SECAUCUS, N.J., November 10, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Quest Diagnostics (NYSE: DGX), the world's leading provider of diagnostic information services, announced it has been recognized as one of the World's Best Employers of 2021 by Forbes magazine.
For the last twenty months, 50,000 Quest colleagues have given their all every day to support our nation through the COVID-19 crisis. The experience has shown the character of our company—and has also taken a toll on our colleagues.
As a way to say thanks to employees for the contributions they’ve made in fighting the pandemic, Steve Rusckowski, our Chairman, President and CEO, is giving employees a High 5: five actions the company is taking to support and recognize our colleagues as we approach the end of the year.
Professional development program strives to eliminate health disparities among underserved populations by cultivating a pipeline of minority scholars for leadership roles in healthcare
KANSAS CITY, Mo., November 3, 2021 /3BL Media/ - The Bluford Healthcare Leadership Institute (BHLI), committed to eliminating health disparities among minority and vulnerable populations, recently hosted its annual leadership program, to provide undergraduate scholars professional development opportunities and internships at premier healthcare systems across the nation.
The leadership program is supported by Quest Diagnostics, the world’s leading provider of diagnostic information services.
Quest Diagnostics is sponsoring an upcoming Modern Healthcare webinar on November 10th that will feature leaders from across healthcare discussing how they are coming together to build proactive solutions and reduce healthcare disparities in underserved populations.
Over 1,150 school districts in Texas can elect to participate in the testing program ResponsiveEd First Major School System to implement the Quest-Ginkgo solution
SECAUCUS, N.J. and IRVING, Texas and BOSTON, October 27, 2021 /3BL Media/ -- Quest Diagnostics (NYSE:DGX), the nation's leading provider of diagnostic information services, recently announced it has formed an agreement with the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) to provide COVID-19 Kindergarten through Senior (K-12) school testing services to support safer classroom learning throughout the state of Texas. Ginkgo Bioworks (NYSE: DNA), through its Concentric by Ginkgo program, will provide support services, such as online reporting and site staffing, for the program through its
As a company that believes an inclusive and diverse workforce better positions us to serve our communities and customers, we prioritize offering equitable compensation to all employees and to supporting the advancement of women and minorities. We are proud to present the following information on our efforts to hire, support, develop, and compensate all employees equitably.
Promoting an inclusive culture
Sourcing, hiring, promotion, and talent management
When it comes to the well-being of our employees, mental and emotional health are just as important as physical wellness. With the increased prevalence of mental health issues in connection with COVID-19,¹ Quest continues to invest in ensuring our employees and their families have the support they need.
“Quest is committed to supporting employees’ mental and emotional health with services that empower them to bring their best selves to work.” - Jay Wohlgemuth, MD, Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, Quest Diagnostics
SECAUCUS, N.J., October 15, 2021 /3BL Media/ -- Quest Diagnostics, the world’s leading provider of diagnostic information services, has received FDA emergency use authorization (EUA) for its Quest Diagnostics Collection kit for COVID-19 (COVID-19 Collection kits), which are intended to be used as part of a program to collect anterior nares (nasal) swab specimens for molecular testing at the laboratory.**