Lynn Giglione, industry advocate, dies

Friday, May 2, 2014

CRANBERRY TOWNSHIP, Pa. – Provider Lynn Giglione, a leader in home medical equipment and home infusion, died April 30, according to an announcement from the National Home Infusion Association (NHIA). Giglione joined the NHIA’s board of directors in 2005 and became the association’s first female board chairwoman in 2009. During her tenure at the association, Giglione helped establish the NHIA Standards for Ethical Practice and the NHIA Industry-Wide Data Initiative. During her career, Giglione held positions at Keystone Medical Equipment, Critical Care America and Apria, before joining Chartwell Pennsylvania in 1998. In 2011, she was named president. For more than a decade Giglione volunteered for the National Ovarian Cancer Coalition and was its chairwoman in 2008.