February 7, 2017 — Bloomfield-based Cigna and a Massachusetts health company have launched a national program aimed at lowering the cost of care for people undergoing dialysis for end-stage kidney disease. The health insurer and Waltham, Mass.-based Fresenius Medical Care …

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February 7, 2017 — Bloomfield-based Cigna and a Massachusetts health company have launched a national program aimed at lowering the cost of care for people undergoing dialysis for end-stage kidney disease. The health insurer and Waltham, Mass.-based Fresenius Medical Care …

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February 7, 2017 – Value-based reimbursement model uses incentives to engage health care providers Helps drive improved health, affordability and patient/provider experience Cigna’s first value-based reimbursement arrangement for kidney disease specialty BLOOMFIELD, Conn., and WALTHAM, Mass. – Cigna (NYSE: CI) …

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February 7, 2017 – Value-based reimbursement model uses incentives to engage health care providers Helps drive improved health, affordability and patient/provider experience Cigna’s first value-based reimbursement arrangement for kidney disease specialty BLOOMFIELD, Conn., and WALTHAM, Mass. – Cigna (NYSE: CI) …

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Jan. 19, 2017 – Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Awards 18 End Stage Renal Disease Seamless Care Organizations to Fresenius Medical Care, the Largest ESCO Operator in the United States WALTHAM, MASS. – Fresenius Medical Care North America, the country’s leading …

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Jan. 19, 2017 – Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Awards 18 End Stage Renal Disease Seamless Care Organizations to Fresenius Medical Care, the Largest ESCO Operator in the United States WALTHAM, MASS. – Fresenius Medical Care North America, the country’s leading …

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Nephrology Business | January 17, 2017 — Fresenius Medical Care CEO Ronald Kuerbitz has left the dialysis product and service provider to head up new health care services and technology company agilon health. Fresenius appointed William Valle as his successor, …

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Nephrology Business | January 17, 2017 — Fresenius Medical Care CEO Ronald Kuerbitz has left the dialysis product and service provider to head up new health care services and technology company agilon health. Fresenius appointed William Valle as his successor, …

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Jan. 13, 2017 – Bad Homburg, Germany  – Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGaA (“the company”, “FMC” or “Fresenius Medical Care”), the world’s largest provider of dialysis products and services, today announced a leadership change in North America. William (Bill) Valle …

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Jan. 13, 2017 – Bad Homburg, Germany  – Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGaA (“the company”, “FMC” or “Fresenius Medical Care”), the world’s largest provider of dialysis products and services, today announced a leadership change in North America. William (Bill) Valle …

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December 27, 2016 — Through a partnership with Johns Hopkins Hospital, Fresenius Kidney Care, one of the nation’s largest dialysis treatment providers, will expand its network of dialysis centers with eight new locations in the Baltimore area. Under the agreement a new …

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December 27, 2016 — Through a partnership with Johns Hopkins Hospital, Fresenius Kidney Care, one of the nation’s largest dialysis treatment providers, will expand its network of dialysis centers with eight new locations in the Baltimore area. Under the agreement a new …

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December 27, 2016 — Eight new dialysis centers in and around the Baltimore area are now part of a collaboration between Fresenius Kidney Care and The Johns Hopkins Hospital, the health care providers announced last week. The deal also includes a …

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December 27, 2016 — Eight new dialysis centers in and around the Baltimore area are now part of a collaboration between Fresenius Kidney Care and The Johns Hopkins Hospital, the health care providers announced last week. The deal also includes a …

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Eight New Area Dialysis Centers Offer Full Range of Kidney Care Including Maryland’s Only Dedicated Center for Treating Children with Chronic Kidney Disease BALTIMORE, MD. – Dec. 22, 2016 – People with kidney failure in Baltimore and the surrounding area can now …

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Eight New Area Dialysis Centers Offer Full Range of Kidney Care Including Maryland’s Only Dedicated Center for Treating Children with Chronic Kidney Disease BALTIMORE, MD. – Dec. 22, 2016 – People with kidney failure in Baltimore and the surrounding area can now …

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NN&I Staff | November 30, 2016 — Patients who skipped vaccination were 53% more likely to be hospitalized during the flu season the first year, 87% more likely the second year and 158% more likely to be hospitalized the third year …

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NN&I Staff | November 30, 2016 — Patients who skipped vaccination were 53% more likely to be hospitalized during the flu season the first year, 87% more likely the second year and 158% more likely to be hospitalized the third year …

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Skipping Flu Shot Increases Hospitalization Risk by up to 158 percent, According to Fresenius Medical Care Study Presented at 2016 Kidney Week Meeting Waltham, Mass. – November  18, 2016 – Hemodialysis patients who skipped the influenza vaccine were significantly more likely to …

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Skipping Flu Shot Increases Hospitalization Risk by up to 158 percent, According to Fresenius Medical Care Study Presented at 2016 Kidney Week Meeting Waltham, Mass. – November  18, 2016 – Hemodialysis patients who skipped the influenza vaccine were significantly more likely to …

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Clinical Findings Underscore Company’s Leadership in Advancing the Science Behind Understanding Renal and Chronic Disease Care WALTHAM, Mass. – Nov. 17, 2016 – Fresenius Medical Care North America (FMCNA), the continent’s leading provider of kidney care products and services, today announced that …

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Clinical Findings Underscore Company’s Leadership in Advancing the Science Behind Understanding Renal and Chronic Disease Care WALTHAM, Mass. – Nov. 17, 2016 – Fresenius Medical Care North America (FMCNA), the continent’s leading provider of kidney care products and services, today announced that …

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Listen to audio story | Nov. 3, 2016 Lumberton, North Carolina — What do you do when your life depends on access to power and water – and you’re suddenly cut off from both? End-stage renal disease (ESRD) patients in …

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Listen to audio story | Nov. 3, 2016 Lumberton, North Carolina — What do you do when your life depends on access to power and water – and you’re suddenly cut off from both? End-stage renal disease (ESRD) patients in …

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