BioScrip Closes Underwritten Offering Of Common Stock
ELMSFORD, N.Y., April 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- BioScrip, Inc. (NASDAQ: BIOS) (the "Company" or "BioScrip") today announced the closing of the underwritten public offering of 14,375,000 shares of its common stock at a public offering price of $12.00 per share, including 3,968,750 shares of common stock offered by certain selling stockholders. Of the 14,375,000 shares offered, an aggregate of 1,875,000 shares of common stock were sold pursuant to the underwriters' option granted by the Company and the selling stockholders. The Company will not receive any proceeds from the sale of shares of common stock by the selling stockholders.
After payment of the underwriting discount and estimated offering expenses, the Company received net proceeds of approximately $118.2 million. Jefferies LLC, Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC and SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Inc. acted as joint book-running managers. Dougherty & Company and Noble Financial Capital Markets acted as co-managers.
The securities described above have been offered by BioScrip and the selling stockholders pursuant to a registration statement previously filed and declared effective by the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC"). A preliminary prospectus supplement and accompanying prospectus relating to the offering have been filed with the SEC and are available on the SEC's website at http://www.sec.gov. Copies of the final prospectus supplement and accompanying prospectus relating to this offering may be obtained from: Jefferies LLC, Attention: Equity Syndicate Prospectus Department, 520 Madison Avenue, 12th Floor, New York, New York, 10022, Telephone: 877-547-6340, Email: Prospectus_Department@Jefferies.com; Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC, 180 Varick Street, 2nd Floor, New York, New York 10014, Attention: Prospectus Department, Telephone: 866-718-1649, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org; or SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Inc., Attention: Prospectus Department, 3333 Peachtree Rd. NE, Atlanta, Georgia 30326, Telephone: 404-926-5744, Email: STRH.Prospectus@SunTrust.com.
BioScrip, Inc. provides comprehensive infusion and home care solutions. By partnering with patients, physicians, healthcare payors, government agencies and pharmaceutical manufacturers we are able to provide access to infusible medications and management solutions. Our goal is to optimize outcomes for chronic and other complex healthcare conditions and enhance the quality of patient life. BioScrip brings clinical competence in providing high-touch, comprehensive infusion and nursing services to patients in the most convenient ways possible. Through our customer services and treatments we aim to ensure the best possible therapy outcome.
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