West Palm Beach, FL, August 15, 2016 --(PR.com
)-- Academy Medical, a service-disabled veteran-owned small business, announced a partnership with Rennova Health to provide pharmacogenomic and lab services in to VA, DoD, and IHS facilities. The allegiance with Rennova Health, a leading provider of lab services, offers Academy Medical access to Rennova Health’s specialized knowledge, expertise and network and allows Academy Medical to expand operations in the lab services environment.
“We are excited about the opportunity to expand our portfolio and offerings into the government channel by affiliating with Rennova Health,” said Dan Shaw, President, Academy Medical. “We have been working on this partnership for some time and are looking forward to this long lasting mutually beneficial relationship.”
The partnership leverages Rennova Health’s experience with lab services along with Academy Medical’s experience, schedules, and preferred vendor status with the US government. This improves access to care by offering innovative, cutting edge technology in a variety of settings, including veteran affairs medical centers, department of defense hospitals, and Indian health service centers.
“The signing of this contract with Academy Medical is an excellent step forward for Rennova Health, as it opens up an important, very large market for our testing services,” said Seamus Lagan, chief executive officer of Rennova Health. “In particular, we look forward to providing not only a broad panel of traditional tests, but also key pharmacogenomics tests. A growing number of pharmaceutical products contain guidance for pharmacogenetics biomarker testing in their labels, and the Department of Veterans Affairs in particular has shown an increased awareness of the utility of this type of testing. Importantly, this agreement with Academy Medical, while providing for a substantial broadening of the market for our laboratory tests, also provides for a reliable payment mechanism,” added Mr. Lagan.
About Academy Medical
Academy Medical, LLC is a certified Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business specializing in providing innovative orthopedic implants, allograft tissue, wound care products and other medical devices. Having established a purchasing relationship with over 125 government facilities worldwide, Academy Medical’s expansive network delivers value through solutions that provide direct access to the multi-million dollar federal medical marketplace.
About Rennova Health, Inc.
Rennova Health, Inc. (RNVA) provides industry-leading diagnostics and supportive software solutions to healthcare providers, delivering an efficient, effective patient experience and superior clinical outcome. Through an ever-expanding group of strategic brands that work in unison to empower customers, we are creating the next generation of healthcare.