Quest Diagnostics expects the transactions, including the acquisition of UMass Memorial's anatomic pathology outreach laboratory business, will contribute one percent to consolidated revenues beginning in 2013, be neutral to earnings per share in 2013, and accretive to earnings per share in 2014.
About UMass Memorial Medical Center UMass Memorial Medical Center is the region's trusted academic medical center, committed to improving the health of the people of Central New England through excellence in clinical care, service, teaching and research. As the hub of an integrated health care system, it partners with four community member hospitals: Clinton Hospital, HealthAlliance Hospital, Marlborough Hospital and Wing Memorial Hospital. Plus, UMass Memorial Medical Center is the clinical partner of the University of Massachusetts Medical School. UMass Memorial Medical Center has been an innovator in laboratory medicine and research and has operated one of the largest academic diagnostic laboratories in New England.
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