People news: Insulet, NHIA, NHIF

Friday, April 3, 2015

Insulet, manufacturer of the OmniPod Insulin Management System, has appointed Michael Levitz CFO starting May 4. He succeeds Allison Dorval, who has resigned to pursue other opportunities. Dorval will remain at Insulet through July 3 to help with the transition. Levitz has more than 15 years of experience with several medical device companies…The National Home Infusion Association has announced that Danette Frauenholtz, executive director at the University of Iowa Community HomeCare in Iowa City, has been been named chairwoman of the board of directors. She succeeds Paul Mastrapa, president of Walgreens Infusion Services, who has served as chairman since 2013…The National Home Infusion Foundation has awarded its inaugural Lynn Giglione Memorial NHIF Scholarship Award for Home and Specialty Infusion Nursing to Diane Tuemler for her leadership and commitment to patient care in the home and specialty infusion field. Tuemler is a homecare liaison nurse for Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, where she educates and prepares parents and caregivers to administer infusion therapy to their child at home.