ARJ Ranks in Top 10 Percent for Home Infusion Care

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For years, our patients have been our biggest supporters. They expect the best and understand our commitment to deliver compassionate, convenient care. That’s why it’s no surprise ARJ Infusion Services ranks in the top 10 percent for patient satisfaction in home infusion care across the region.   Areas of success • Nurses’ concern for comfort and… Read more »

Final Destination: One Happy Future

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Beau, who turns 14 this year, has a special interest in World War II history and loves learning about airplanes. He goes to school in the morning and catches up on homework and video games at night. In most ways, Beau’s life mirrors the lives of his friends. Except Beau was diagnosed with severe hemophilia… Read more »

Staying Power: Overcoming a Chronic Condition

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In the past I’ve written on the importance of advocating for you and your family’s access to care. I’ve seen firsthand how families are tested every day. This can be the painful chronic disease itself, searching for patient assistance, lobbying to be heard by your state representative, work-life balance, and the list goes on. I… Read more »

IVIg: Four Letters, Countless Benefits

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How replacement therapy is changing healthcare today. Edie Williamson, M.S.N., R.N., ARJ’s Director of Nursing, discusses IVIg replacement therapy—and how it can improve patients’ quality of life.   What is IVIg? IVIg—short for intravenous immune globulin—refers to highly purified antibodies that are separated from the plasma of healthy human donors. It’s often recommended as a… Read more »

Your Infusion Report

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The Infusion Report highlights our commitment to our patients, their families, and our team at ARJ. It’s our way of sharing the latest industry news, innovations, and healthcare trends that affect you and your family―because we know information and education is vital to your care. Our patients inspire us every day. In each issue we… Read more »

MedTrakRx Selects ARJ Infusion Services as ‘Best-in-Class’ Specialty Pharmacy Provider

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New partnership offers cost-conscious care options to patients with rare and chronic conditions   MedTrakRx, one of the nation’s fastest-growing pharmacy benefit managers, selected ARJ Infusion Services, a nationally recognized specialty pharmacy, to provide home infusion therapies to patients with complex, rare, and chronic conditions. ARJ will be responsible for providing pharmacy and infusion nursing… Read more »

How Lisa Sackuvich Built ARJ Infusion Services

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Thinking Bigger Business, June 2015 Contributing Writer: Dawn Bormann   When she launched ARJ Infusion Services back in 2000, Lisa Sackuvich couldn’t get a bank loan. At the time, she was a mom with three children, living on a nurse’s salary. Not exactly a banker’s dream client. But she understood something that bankers didn’t. After decades… Read more »

Turning Expertise Into a Venture

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Kansas City Business Journal, May 2016   Lisa Sackuvich spent 20 years in healthcare as an infusion nurse before a trusted mentor offered her a piece of advice (after a 12-­hour-plus shift) that caused her to act: “If you’re going to work this hard for someone else, you should work this hard for yourself.” That… Read more »

Supporting Case Managers Across Kansas City

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Leading nonprofit group awards ARJ for ‘Making a Difference’ ARJ Infusion Services is honored to be recognized for our dedication to making a difference and improving the lives of people throughout Kansas City. Case Management Society of America–Kansas City (CMSA–KC) presented its prestigious “Making a Difference” award to ARJ at their annual conference on May 11, 2016…. Read more »