Corporate Ladder

• Option Care (Bannockburn, IL) has appointed James Hussey to its board of directors, boosting the number of members to six. Hussey is the president/CEO of NeoPharm, a biopharmaceutical company specializing in the development and marketing of new drugs for the treatment of cancer.

• Allied Healthcare (St. Louis) said Earl Refsland is rejoining the company as president/CEO and a director. As president/CEO of Allied from 1986 to 1993, Refsland guided the company through a period of strong sales and profit growth, as well as its 1992 initial public offering.