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Latest Infusion Therapy Stories

2012-01-18 10:00:00

January 25, 2012, Marks 31st Celebration NORWOOD, Mass., Jan. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Infusion therapy is delivered through intravenous (IV) catheters across all healthcare settings. If you've been on the receiving end of an IV catheter, you know you want an expert who can get it right the first time. Nurses who specialize in infusion therapy, and in particular, credentialed nurses (Certified Registered Nurse Infusion--CRNI®), are an integral part of the...

2011-09-15 07:09:00

CINCINNATI, Sept. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CarePoint Partners (CarePoint), a leading alternate site infusion therapy and specialty pharmacy provider, announced that it has acquired Mountain State Infusion Services (Mountain State) in Charleston, West Virginia. This marks the company's 14th acquisition in less than four years. CarePoint now operates eight locations in West Virginia, Ohio and Pennsylvania and is one of the largest independent infusion therapy providers in the United States,...

2011-08-30 18:11:00

BETHLEHEM, Pa., Aug. 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- B. Braun Medical Inc. (B. Braun) late yesterday filed a multi-count patent infringement suit against its competitor, CareFusion 303, Inc. (CareFusion). The case involves CareFusion's Alaris® System infusion pumps and smart medication systems. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081022/NYW008LOGO ) Five B. Braun patents are being asserted in the lawsuit, which was filed in the United States District Court for the...

2011-08-29 06:45:00

Needleless Connector Device Classification Confusion in Europe Stifles Sales Growth Potential VANCOUVER, Aug. 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - According to a new report by iData Research (www.idataresearch.net), the leading global authority in medical device market research, the European infusion therapy device market, which includes needleless connectors, infusion pumps and intravenous (IV) sets, was valued at an estimated EUR443 million in 2010. This market is expected to reach almost...

2011-07-18 11:40:00

BETHLEHEM, Pa., July 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to expand its offerings for infusion therapy in both the acute care hospital and outpatient markets, with an initial focus on home infusion, B. Braun Medical Inc. (B. Braun) announced today an exclusive alliance with CME America to distribute the BodyGuard® line of electronic infusion pumps. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081022/NYW008LOGO ) The five-year exclusive distribution agreement allows B....

2011-05-20 11:16:00

LAKE FOREST, Ill., May 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hospira, Inc. (NYSE: HSP), a leading provider of clinical information and medication delivery technologies, today announced that the company has received regulatory approval from Health Canada for its software upgrade to the Symbiq(TM) infusion system. As a result, Hospira has resumed shipments of Symbiq pumps in Canada and is working with current customers in the region to upgrade to the new version of the software. "With the upgraded...

2011-05-17 06:45:00

Nation-Wide Infusion Pump Product Recalls Intensifies Market Competition VANCOUVER, May 17 /PRNewswire/ - According to a new report by iData Research (www.idataresearch.net), the leading global authority in medical device market research, the U.S. infusion therapy device market will exceed $5 billion in 2010, which include needleless connectors, infusion pumps and intravenous (IV) sets. By 2017, the market is estimated to reach over $6.6 billion fueled by the rising use of infusion...

2011-05-10 10:00:00

NORWOOD, Mass., May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Infusion nurses from around the world will focus on increasing their clinical knowledge at the Infusion Nurses Society's (INS) 38th Annual Convention and Industrial Exhibition in Louisville, KY, May 21-26. The "Bridges to a Global Alliance" gathering will feature nearly 80 educational sessions, hands-on Simulation Labs, industry-sponsored Exhibitor Theaters, and more than 80 representatives of the top infusion related companies in...

2011-04-04 09:14:00

LAKE FOREST, Ill., April 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hospira, Inc. (NYSE: HSP), a leading provider of clinical information and medication delivery technologies, today announced that the company has submitted a 510(k) application with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for modifications to the Symbiq(TM) infusion system. The submission is one of the first developed to align with the recent FDA draft guidance for 510(k) infusion pump clearances. "With this submission complete, we are...

2011-04-04 07:00:00

CINCINNATI, April 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CarePoint Partners (CarePoint) today announced at the National Home Infusion Association Annual Conference in Orlando, Florida that it has acquired Infusion Technologies, a provider of home infusion therapies including antibiotics, IVIG, nutrition, the associated nursing services and a variety of specialty injections, with locations in North Miami and Tampa. This new market presence strengthens the CarePoint Partners footprint in Florida by...