J.R. Constance & Associates is a Clinical Laboratory Management Consulting company specializing in providing consulting services for hospital or health system based laboratories in a variety of areas.

J.R. Constance, MHA, MLS(ASCP)CM, the President of J.R. Constance & Associates, is a clinical laboratory scientist with over 35 years of experience in the clinical laboratory arena. He has worked in a variety of hospital settings, ranging from large university hospitals to small 25-bed critical access hospitals. J.R. has held positions ranging from bench tech and laboratory supervisor through laboratory director and outreach support director, and as interim director of Ancillary Services for a 250 bed district hospital in California with responsibilities for Laboratory Services, Diagnostic Imaging and Mammography, and Rehab Services. In 2007 he formed J.R. Constance & Associates.

J.R. is very active professionally and is a Past President of the American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science (ASCLS), the pre-eminent laboratory professional organization representing over 9000 laboratory professionals nationwide. He is also a member of the Clinical Laboratory Management Association.