Elligo Health Research Teams with Laguna Clinical Research Associates


AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Elligo Health Research, a leading integrated research organization with relationships and access to more than 150 million patients and their data, today announced its partnership with Laguna Clinical Research Associates (LCRA). The companies will partner with approximately 20+ urgent care centers in diverse communities – with Laguna providing top-notch medical services and offering clinical research as a care option through Elligo to diverse patient populations – while focusing on uniting the best clinical experts with the best research infrastructure, creating the ultimate clinical trial execution solution for improved patient access and engagement. This unique new model engages healthcare providers and research-capable patients to extend these resources while enabling access to standards-based eSource data directly from clinical research sites.

“LCRA is thrilled to partner with Elligo to jointly pursue our common goals: advancing diverse representation in research, community engagement, and access to research as a care option,” said said Dr. Milton Haber, owner of LCRA. “With 15 ongoing trials, over 700 patients enrolled last year, and a 90% Latino population, our focus is a natural fit for expansion with Elligo.”

“The partnership with Elligo allows us to build on our successful model of emergency care and clinical research implementation, which combines the rapid implementation of clinical trials with the utmost care and safety of our patients,” said LCRA CEO Dr. Veronica Procasky, JD. is a clear opportunity to extend our commitment to delivering the highest quality of medicine and clinical research.

“Partnering with LCRA will allow Elligo to provide access to clinical research for other ethnically diverse patients,” said Elligo CEO John Potthoff. “Bringing more research as an option to patient care by extending to even more diverse populations offers significant benefits for current patients and the future of cutting-edge medical treatments.”

About Eligo Health Research®

Elligo Health Research, a research organization facilitating healthcare, uses electronic health records and the trusting relationship between patient and physician to ensure that all patients have access to clinical research as a care option. Powered by our Go straight® Intelligo approach and novel® Clinical Technology Research Stack, our team provides access to top healthcare, patient and research technology experts. We engage physicians and patients who would otherwise not participate in clinical research and accelerate the development of new pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device and diagnostic products. Learn more at elligodirect.com.


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