Home infusion providers make gains

Friday, December 2, 2016

MedTrakRx, a pharmacy benefit manager, has selected ARJ Infusion Services, a specialty pharmacy, to provide home infusion therapies to patients with complex, rare and chronic conditions. ARJ will be responsible for providing pharmacy and infusion nursing services to MedTrakRx members with hemophilia, immune deficiencies, inflammatory disorders and neurological conditions. The annual cost of therapies to treat these conditions ranges from $35,000 to more than $400,000…Option Care Enterprises, a national provider of home and alternate treatment site infusion services, has been selected as a contracted provider of a new 20% formulation of subcutaneous immunoglobin therapy for primary immunodeficiency (PI). Immunoglobin is a lifelong therapy provided to prevent recurrent infections in patients with PI, which affects as many as 6 million people worldwide.