BioScrip, Inc.

BioScrip, Inc.

Sector: Drugs Drug Proprietaries And Druggists' Sundries Region: NY, United States

: | Nasdaq: BIOS

BioScrip, Inc. provides home infusion and other home healthcare services that partners with patients, physicians, hospitals, healthcare payers and pharmaceutical manufacturers to provide clinical management solutions and the delivers access to prescription medications and home healthcare services. Its services are designed to improve clinical outcomes to patients with chronic and acute healthcare conditions while controlling overall healthcare costs. The company operates its business through three segments: Infusion Services, Home Health Services and Pharmacy Benefit Management Services. The Infusion Services segment provides services consisting of home infusion therapy, respiratory therapy and the provision of durable medical equipment products and services. It also include the dispensing and administering of infusion-based drugs, which typically require additional nursing and clinical management services, equipment to administer the correct dosage and patient training designed to improve patient outcomes. The Home Health Services segment provides services including the provision of skilled nursing services and therapy visits, private duty nursing services, hospice services, rehabilitation services and medical social services to patients primarily in their home. The Pharmacy Benefit Management Services segment includes discount card programs, design programs and claims processing to offer customers and patients access to pharmacy products and services through network pharmacy providers. BioScrip was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Elmsford, NY.

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