Navigation Links
CarePoint Partners Kicks Off Food Drive to Help Fight Hunger in Twenty-One Local Communities
Date:4/1/2011

CINCINNATI, April 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CarePoint Partners, one of the largest, fastest growing independent home infusion therapy companies in the United States, launched a food drive today throughout its twenty-one locations in eight states to help the less fortunate in the communities where it operates. Called the "Got Food?" campaign, the drive will be conducted throughout the month of April. CarePoint Partners is partnering with its healthcare provider customers like hospitals and doctors' offices to collect the food and is also using its offices as local drop-off stations. All food collected is being donated to local food banks for distribution to the needy.

The "Got Food?" campaign was inspired by the company's Nutrition Now program, which provides nutrition care in a home environment. "We know that well-nourished people respond better to medical treatment and report an improved quality of life," says Nutrition Now program manager, Marianne Duda, MS, RD, LD/N, CNSD. We are hopeful that our food drive will not just feed the hungry, but will also draw attention to the important role that nutrition plays for those who suffer from related disorders."

To make donations to the food drive, contact your local CarePoint Partners office by finding the location closest to you on their website at www.carepointpartners.com. Results of the food drive will be announced in May 2011.

About CarePoint Partners

Started in 2007, CarePoint Partners operates a network of home infusion and specialty pharmacies in the eastern and southern regions of the United States. Based in Cincinnati, Ohio, CarePoint provides these services via 21 sites in eight states including Florida, Louisiana, Ohio, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Texas and West Virginia. Infusion therapy involves the administration of medications and nutrients using intravenous, subcutaneous and epidural methods.  Home infusion therapy allows patients to receive IV medications without the inconvenience or cost of a hospital visit.  

For additional information on CarePoint, visit the company website at www.carepointpartners.com.


'/>"/>
SOURCE CarePoint Partners
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. CarePoint Partners Acquires Houston-Based ivA Lifetec, Further Expanding Network of Regional Home Infusion and Specialty Pharmacy Providers
2. CarePoint Partners Receives Louisiana Dietetic Association Corporate Award
3. Harvard Medical School-Partners HealthCare Center for Genetics and Genomics Successfully Completes Evaluation of AutoGenomics 2C9-VKORC1 Panel to Assess Warfarin Sensitivity
4. Multiple Myeloma Research Consortium (MMRC) Partners with Novartis to Advance Phase II Study of Deacetylase Inhibitor
5. Harvard Medical School-Partners HealthCare Center for Genetics and Genomics Successfully Completes Evaluation of AutoGenomics 2C9-VKORC1 Panel to Assess Warfarin Sensitivity
6. HistoRx and Radiation Therapy Oncology Group Initiate Brain Tumor Biomarker Research Partnership
7. The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Institute Announce Groundbreaking Partnership to Accelerate Drug Approvals
8. PDHI Launches ConXus Rewards, Announces Partnership With Hallmark Insights to Support Incentive-Driven Wellness Programs
9. UNICEF Partners With Causes on Facebook to Launch Charity Gift Feature
10. HealthMedias Strongest Single Quarter Results: Growth Driven by Product Enhancements, New Partnerships
11. iCAD Announces Partnership for Initiating Clinical Testing of Its Virtual Colonoscopy CAD Product
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/20/2017)... , April 20, 2017  AbbVie (NYSE: ... 99 percent (n=145/146) of chronic hepatitis C virus ... 5 or 6 and compensated cirrhosis (Child-Pugh A) ... (SVR 12 ) with its investigational, pan-genotypic regimen ... rates were seen following 12 weeks of G/P ...
(Date:4/20/2017)... 20, 2017 Eyevensys, a private ... non-viral gene expression technology that enables the safe, local, ... address a wide range of ophthalmic diseases, announces it ... products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) to advance its technology into ... ...
(Date:4/20/2017)... Research and Markets has announced the addition of ... By Service (Manufacturing, Research), By Country, (Brazil, Mexico, Colombia, Argentina, ... to their offering. ... The Latin American pharmaceutical contract manufacturing services market is anticipated ... drug registration cost in Latin American countries and continuous economic ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:4/25/2017)... ... April 25, 2017 , ... Vetoquinol USA® , a ... UCII, part of the EQUISTRO line, at this week’s Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event ... the immunologic level. , The scientifically-developed Flexadin UCII supports the body’s normal repair ...
(Date:4/24/2017)... ... April 24, 2017 , ... Michael Vick announced his ... the quarterback position. The former overall number one pick in the 2001 NFL Draft, ... He holds the record for the most career rushing yards by a quarterback (6,109) ...
(Date:4/24/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... April 24, 2017 , ... ... Educational Research Association’s Outstanding Public Communication of Education Research Award. The award honors ... including education communities. It recognizes a scholar who has demonstrated the capacity to ...
(Date:4/24/2017)... ... , ... Sean Fay is the undisputed king of the infomercial. With clients ... George Foreman Grill (which sold more than 100 million units worldwide), he has created ... Now, due to changes in the broadcast media landscape, the once ever-present infomercial has ...
(Date:4/24/2017)... McLean, Virginia (PRWEB) , ... April 24, 2017 ... ... have announced that they are seeking public support to bring their novel lifesaving ... in appearance, wearable device packed with medical-grade sensors, specially designed to read a ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):