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NxStage Medical Inc, developer of Home Hemodialysis system, names Robert G. Funari Chairman Of The Board
NxStage Names Robert G. Funari Chairman Of The Board
LAWRENCE, Mass., April 25, 2013 — /PRNewswire/ — NxStage Medical, Inc.® (NASDAQ: NXTM) announced today that Robert G. Funari has been appointed as the non-executive Chairman of the Board effective immediately. Mr. Funari is the former Chairman of Crescent Healthcare and has served on the NxStage Board of Directors since January 2013.
Infection Rates and Associated Pathogens in Patients on Nocturnal Home Hemodialysis Over a Six Year Period
Hemodialysis.com Author Interview: Marisa Battistella, BSc Phm, Pharm D, ACPR
Pharmacy Clinician Scientist
Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto
University Health Network
Hemodialysis.com: What are the main findings of the study?
Dr. Battistella: Our study consisted of a 6 year retrospective analysis of the 90 NHD patients.
We evaluated the culture and sensitivity of all samples drawn in NHD patient, prescribed antibiotics and clinical demographic data such as age, gender, race, primary renal disease, comorbidities and duration of dialysis.
February 14, 2013
NxStage Initiates 2013 ‘Call to Action’ Campaign with Launch of Hemodialysis At Home: A Better Way For a Better Life
New project aims to raise awareness about benefits of home hemodialysis (HHD) and advocate for reimbursement policy changes with CMS
LAWRENCE, Mass., Feb. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — NxStage Medical, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXTM) is reinforcing its efforts with patients, care partners and renal professionals to increase awareness about the benefits of home hemodialysis (HHD) and advocate for reimbursement policy changes with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) specifically as it relates to reimbursement for HHD training.