Top Stories for the Week of Oct. 15th 2007
INC Plans to Double Size by Adding 1,100 Staff at Raleigh Headquarters
Raleigh, N.C.-based INC Research, a contract research organization (CRO), was awarded $14.8 million by the Economic Investment Committee of North Carolina’s Department of Commerce to make a big commitment to expand operations in the state. INC has promised to add 1,093 new jobs and local investments of $19.2 million over the next four years.
Interspond Develops Automatic Patient Reimbursement System
Interspond, a trial management organization (TMO) based in Madison, Wis., has launched what it claims is the first electronic patient reimbursement (EPR) tool. The tool, RxPaying, uses an ATM debit card system to pay subjects directly after each visit. The system is completing its final phase of testing and should be up and running by mid-November.
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Company Profile: An interview with Cami Gearhart, chief executive officer, Quorum Review