Diverse Team

Sonora Quest Laboratories/Laboratory Sciences of Arizona Supplier Diversity​ Program

Sonora Quest Laboratories/Laboratory Sciences of Arizona (SQL/LSA) is committed to establishing long-lasting, mutually beneficial relationships with qualified small businesses and diverse suppliers.

We believe in providing small businesses and diverse suppliers with an equal opportunity to compete for business. SQL/LSA strives to include qualified small businesses and diverse suppliers in our sourcing strategies because it helps:

  • Strengthen our communities
  • Lead to economic growth
  • Align with our overall business strategy to create an inclusive workplace
  • Reflect the diversity of the communities in which we operate ​

SQL/LSA Supplier Diversity Policy Statement​ 

To provide fair and equitable opportunities for qualified small, minority-owned, women-owned, disadvantaged/disabled-owned, veteran-owned, and LGBTQIA+ owned business enterprises and encourage participation in our procurement activities, including Requests for Proposals.

What is a Diverse Supplier?​ 

Diverse Suppliers are considered businesses that are 51% minority-owned, woman-owned, disabled-owned, service-disabled veteran-owned, LGBTQIA+ owned and/or small businesses.

Are You a Diverse Supplier? Getting Started With SQL/LSA Today!  

If you want to be considered for our Diverse Supplier network, SQL/LSA encourages you to register your organization in the Banner Health and SQL/LSA SupplierGATEWAYPortal. Suppliers will receive an auto-generated confirmation upon receipt of registration. 

Thank you for your interest. If you have any questions, please contact SupplierDiversity@sonoraquest.com.  

*Please note: This SupplierGATEWAY link will direct people to the Banner Health SupplierGATEWAY, which is also used by SQL/LSA to capture suppliers. SQL, a subsidiary of LSA, is an Arizona-based joint venture between Banner Health and Quest Diagnostics (NYSE: DGX) that makes up one of the nation’s largest integrated laboratory systems.