Quest Diagnostics Names Tracy L. Cinco-Abela Vice President and Treasurer

  Quest Diagnostics Names Tracy L. Cinco-Abela Vice President and Treasurer

PR Newswire

MADISON, N.J., Feb. 11, 2013

MADISON, N.J., Feb. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Quest Diagnostics (NYSE: DGX),
the world's leading provider of diagnostic information services, today
announced that Tracy L. Cinco-Abela has been named vice president and
treasurer.

Ms. Cinco-Abela has responsibility for all treasury activities, including
capital planning, capital markets and funding, financial risk management and
treasury operations. Most recently, she served as the company's assistant
treasurer. She reports to Robert A. Hagemann, senior vice president and chief
financial officer.

"Tracy'sextensive treasuryand finance experience,combined with
hersuccessful leadershipof majorcapital raising and deploymentinitiatives
for Quest Diagnostics, makes her a superb choice to be our next treasurer,"
said Hagemann.

Ms. Cinco-Abela joined Quest Diagnostics in 2007. Prior tothat, she held
positions of increasing responsibilityfor the General Motors
Treasurer'sOffice, where she gained considerable experience incapital
planning and funding, foreign exchange and commodities, cash management and
treasury operations.

Ms. Cinco-Abela earned her MBA from The Kellogg School of Management at
Northwestern University andan undergraduate degree from De La Salle
University in Manila, Philippines.

About Quest Diagnostics
Quest Diagnostics is the world's leading provider of diagnostic information
services that patients and doctors need to make better healthcare decisions.
The company offers the broadest access to diagnostic information services
through its network of laboratories and patient service centers, and provides
interpretive consultation through its extensive medical and scientific staff.
Quest Diagnostics is a pioneer in developing innovative diagnostic tests and
advanced healthcare information technology solutions that help improve patient
care. Additional company information is available at QuestDiagnostics.com.
Follow us at Facebook.com/QuestDiagnosticsand Twitter.com/QuestDX.

Quest, Quest Diagnostics, and all associated Quest Diagnostics registered or
unregistered trademarks are the property of Quest Diagnostics. All third-party
marks are the property of their respective owners.

Quest Diagnostics Contacts:
Dan Haemmerle (Investors): 973-520-2900
Wendy Bost (Media): 973-520-2800

SOURCE Quest Diagnostics

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