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Infusion scholarship deadline approaching


ALEXANDRIA, Va. – The National Home Infusion Association is accepting applications for two scholarships.

Familiar face takes helm at NHIA


ALEXANDRIA, Va. – Tyler Wilson has been named president and CEO of the National Home Infusion Association. He succeeds Russell Bodoff who retires Aug. 7. Bodoff has served as president and CEO since 2007.

NHIA pushes back on ASP


WASHINGTON – The House of Representatives on June 17 passed a bill that included a provision that would switch payment for Part B home infusion drugs to an average sales price model—a model that is unsustainable, say infusion stakeholders.

In brief: Gov’t announces historic takedown, GAO finds fragmented oversight of Medicaid


WASHINGTON – A nationwide sweep led by the Medicare Fraud Strike Force has resulted in charges against 243 individuals, including 46 doctors, nurses and other licensed medical professionals.

Report 'rehashes' savings proposal


WASHINGTON – A recent report from the Office of Inspector General that says CMS overpays for infusion drugs isn’t all that different from a similar report in 2013, say infusion stakeholders.

People news: Insulet, NHIA, NHIF


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.

NHIA conference: Time to 'amplify' message


PHOENIX – With new legislation in hand, the National Home Infusion Association (NHIA) says this year’s annual conference is shaping up to be a “crossroads event.”

Infusion stakeholders seek ‘headwind’ to push bills


WASHINGTON – The National Home Infusion Association (NHIA) plans to turn up the heat this month on a new pair of bills.

NHIA releases updated coding standards


ALEXANDRIA, Va. – The National Home Infusion Association (NHIA) has released the 2015 edition of the NHIA National Coding Standard.

Lawmakers re-introduce home infusion bills


WASHINGTON – Stakeholders are back with new bills that seek to require Medicare to cover home infusion therapy.