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ResMed Swift FX for Her nasal pillows system with new mask designed specifically for females with sleep apnea; ultra-flexible headgear and minimalist frame two headgear options: pink or light blue... Read more >
I've been conducting a very personal poll over the past few years. As I've gone to see my own set of doctors (my primary care physician and various other specialists), I've asked what they know... Read more >
The much-hyped promise of the baby boom generation is by now ingrained into the national consciousness. Home care providers and health care clinicians of every stripe agree that demand will grow for... Read more >
Fisher & Paykel Healthcare ICON CPAP small footprint incorporates company's technologies including SmartStick, ThermoSmart and SensAwake three models: Auto detects interruptions to normal... Read more >
The CDC estimates about a third of the U.S. population is obese, and the numbers are growing. It's an alarming trend that has engendered a wide range of home care products, even though providers can... Read more >
The Hubscrub Co. Model 20/70 fourth generation mobile automated cleaning and infection control system larger wash chamber; disinfectant-only application; over 500 disinfectant cycles with one gallon... Read more >
Diabetes statistics are still staggering, and they show no signs of losing steam. Like so many other booming medical categories, CMS put mail-order diabetic supplies on its competitive bidding list... Read more >
HomeCare has published any number of articles on the promise of retail in HME. I know, because I've either written or contributed to a lot of them. So has Jack Evans, one of the industry's... Read more >
The first-month sales at a new retail home medical equipment business in Walnut Creek, Calif., were $20,000. Another new retail HME location in Lynchburg, Va., sold $1,400 one of the first days it... Read more >
For an HME company that provides products and services to patients covered by Medicare and Medicaid, marketing is guided by federal statutes and regulations that protect and guard the integrity of... Read more >
Among the effects of our current societal focus on health care has been more awareness of health-related costs. In the case of orthopedic softgoods, this trend is evidenced by a consumer who tends to... Read more >
Asa Products Mobo Shift single-speed, three-wheeled cruiser with a reverse gear for easy backwards movement; easy-to-use gear shift that, once engaged, requires only pedaling in reverse dual-... Read more >
We'd had the reservations for months. My whole family was getting together. We'd picked out a great condo right on the beach. We would be there to watch the fireworks sparkle down on the waves July... Read more >
Freedom Concepts Discovery Series DCP 12 mobility device allows young, special needs individuals to experience a bike ride; quick release mechanisms allow device to adapt easily from one rider to... Read more >
The kick-off at VGM Group's Heartland Conference was its traditional hog roast and fireworks. But there was a lot more going on at the annual event, held June 7-10, and most of it was all about... Read more >