I guess it’s time to keep up with the other “big drug store chain” as a couple years ago Walgreens made a business swap to secure the Omni-Care infusion business. Nobody really pays a lot of attention to this business until something happens and that did occur with a security breach with Walgreen’s infusion subsidiary Crescent not too long ago.
Walgreens and Omnicare Swap Businesses–Giving Long Term Pharmacy Care to Omni and They Get Omni’s Home Infusion Business
Coram has a network of 85 infusion sites as shown on their website.
The website has a patient education area to where you can watch videos on how to care for your catheter. how to flush it and trouble shooting your venous access device. I mention this as it gives an idea of what they do at Coram. BD
CVS Caremark announced on Wednesday that it had agreed to buy the Coram infusion business from the Apria Healthcare Group for about $2.1 billion.
Coram provides infusion therapies for the treatment of acute and chronic ailments like immune deficiencies, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis and nutritional deficiencies to more than 20,000 patients each month, primarily at their homes. It also has a network of more than 85 infusion sites.
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