CHESS is owned by Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center and Laboratory Corporation of America (LabCorp). The Company is committed to helping health care organizations throughout the United States prepare for the future as fee-for-service reimbursements continue to dwindle. Led by a team of medical, technology, and business experts who have a deep understanding of what it takes to transition value partners into this new value-based world, CHESS offers a single solution that incorporates ALL elements required to successfully make the move to value.
Wake Forest Baptist Health
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center is a nationally recognized academic medical center in Winston-Salem, N.C., with an integrated enterprise including educational and research facilities, hospitals, clinics, diagnostic centers, and other primary and specialty care facilities serving 24 counties in northwest North Carolina and southwest Virginia. Its divisions are Wake Forest Baptist Health, a regional clinical system with close to 175 locations, 900 physicians and 1,000 acute care beds; Wake Forest School of Medicine, a leader in medical education and research; and Wake Forest Innovations, which promotes the commercialization of research discoveries and operates Wake Forest Innovation Quarter, an urban research and business park.
LabCorp (Laboratory Corporation of America) provides leading-edge medical laboratory tests and services through a national network of primary clinical laboratories and specialty testing laboratories. With scientific expertise in esoteric pathology, LabCorp processes tests on approximately 470,000 specimens each day, applying advances in medicine and science to laboratory testing. LabCorp operates a sophisticated laboratory network, with corporate headquarters in Burlington, NC, and more than 34,000 employees worldwide. LabCorp’s 220,000 clients include physician offices, hospitals, managed care organizations, and biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies.