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InfuSystem sees progress

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11/17/2017

MADISON HEIGHTS, Mich. – InfuSystem has shifted its focus from expanding its fleet of infusion pumps to improving collections, and it’s starting to pay off, says Gregg Lehman, executive chairman of the board.

Mail-order market for diabetes on precipice of disaster

As Arriva prepares to close, stakeholders expect increased pressure on an already shaky infrastructure
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11/10/2017

CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. – With Arriva Medical, the largest mail-order supplier of diabetes testing supplies, closing its doors at the end of the year, industry stakeholders predict chaos.

Embattled Arriva Medical closes

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11/07/2017

CORAL SPRINGS and BOCA RATON, Fla. – Arriva Medical is closing its facility in Coral Springs and laying off 142 employees, the Sun Sentinel reports.

‘Disruptors’ put a dent in BioScrip’s earnings

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11/03/2017

DENVER – Company officials at BioScrip blamed a second straight quarter of net revenue declines on several “disrupters,” both expected and unexpected.

NHIA moves resources to point of care

‘This is going to be living, breathing tool’
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10/20/2017

ALEXANDRIA, Va. ­– Home infusion providers will soon have a host of clinical resources at their fingertips, thanks to the National Home Infusion Association’s plans to move those resources to a web-based application.

Dario wants to ‘simplify diabetes’

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10/20/2017

As people become more enmeshed with their mobile devices, there’s a growing opportunity to use smartphone technology to help patients better manage their health conditions.  

‘Education is the foundation of quality’

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10/20/2017

One of Nora Bondi’s earliest roles in her nursing career was as a clinical liaison, working with patients before discharge from the hospital to demonstrate home infusion care and answer questions. It was also one of her favorite roles.

Coding project reveals outdated guidelines

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10/20/2017

WASHINGTON – A coding redetermination project for custom diabetic inserts could be a sign of the times, where guidelines don’t keep pace with technology.

AASM stakes a claim to home sleep testing

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10/17/2017

DARIEN, Ill. – Only a physician can diagnose medical conditions such as obstructive sleep apnea and primary snoring, the American Academy of Sleep Medicine states in a new position paper on home sleep apnea testing.

CMS rescinds proposed orthotics rule

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10/13/2017

WASHINGTON – CMS has announced it is withdrawing a proposed rule that would have required any practitioner or supplier who provides custom orthotics to be licensed in states where it is required.

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