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Infusion foundation launches satisfaction survey


ALEXANDRIA, Va. – The National Home Infusion Foundation will launch a survey to develop a standardized set of patient satisfaction questions for home infusion providers to use in organizational assessment tools.

BioScrip completes offering


DENVER – BioScrip has completed a public offering of common stock, netting approximately $83.15 million.

BioScrip makes buy, announces public offering


DENVER – BioScrip, a provider of infusion and homecare management solutions, has entered into an agreement to buy the business of HS Infusion Holdings.

Outcomes prove value


SAN ANTONIO – Although it may seem like a no-brainer that patients who receive infusion therapy at home fare better—and at less cost—than other patients, providers need hard data to make their case to payers, says Paul Mastrapa.

BioScrip shows progress


ELMSFORD, N.Y. – BioScrip today reported third quarter revenues from continuing operations of $247.3 million, a 6.8% increase over the same period last year. Gross profit was $63.1 million, a 3.9% increase, and net loss was $24.2 million, the company reported.

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.

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.

BioScrip buys CarePoint Partners


ELMSFORD, N.Y. – BioScrip has agreed to acquire CarePoint Partners for $223 million, bringing together two of the major players in home infusion therapy, according to a press release.

Medical Specialties Distributors expands


STOUGHTON, Mass. – Medical Specialties Distributors (MSD), an alternate-site infusion therapy provider, has acquired Medical Technologies Resources (MTR), a Columbus, Ohio-based provider of infusion pumps and a healthcare billing service, according to a press release.

CareFusion pays $41M to resolve allegations


SAN DIEGO – CareFusion, a manufacturer of home infusion pumps and respiratory products, has reached an agreement in principle to pay $41 million to the government to resolve an investigation related to prior sales and marketing practices and its relationships with healthc