The good folks at ARUP Laboratories don't grow pale at the sight of blood. The clinical reference lab performs tens of thousands of tests daily on blood, body fluids, and tissue for health care clients including teaching hospitals, hospital groups, clinics, government entities, and other labs across the US. Its test menu includes thousands of assays, ranging from routine screenings (such as allergy and infectious diseases tests) to highly complex genetic and molecular tests. The organization also offers consulting and information services, including online access to test results. ARUP Laboratories is owned by the University of Utah.
ARUP Laboratories conducts 99% of its test processing at its main laboratory facilities in Utah. The lab operates around-the-clock and processes 30,000 to 35,000 specimens per day. Beyond its routine lab testing services, the not-for-profit organization also maintains the ARUP Institute for Clinical and Experimental Pathology, which works to improve laboratory research and develops and improves diagnostic tests.
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ARUP Laboratories serves customers across the US, including more than half of the nation's teaching and children's hospitals. In addition to independent hospitals and hospital groups, the firm serves group purchasing organizations, commercial labs, military institutions, and doctor's offices.
Formerly known as Associated Regional and University Pathologists, the company changed its name to ARUP Laboratories in 2011. The firm was founded in 1984 as an enterprise of the University of Utah's Pathology Department. – less