June 27 (Reuters) - Quest Diagnostics Inc
* Quest Diagnostics announces intent to acquire Cape Cod Healthcare outreach laboratory business in Massachusetts
* Quest Diagnostics Inc - signed a nonbinding letter of intent to acquire outreach laboratory services business of Cape Cod Healthcare
* Quest Diagnostics Inc - financial terms were not disclosed.
* Quest Diagnostics Inc - acquisition is subject to review by Massachusetts health policy commission and completion of a definitive agreement
* Quest Diagnostics Inc - upon approval by HPC, organizations expect to complete transaction by January 1, 2018
* Quest Diagnostics Inc - CCHC’s hospital-based laboratories and inpatient and outpatient services it provides are not included in transaction
* Quest diagnostics inc - the two organizations also intend to explore opportunities to collaborate in population health and data analytics Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: