Though far from common, OIG subpoenas are increasingly appearing in DMEPOS locations
Providers be aware that insurers must follow certain statutes and regulations under ERISA
No Tears Here We in the industry do not cry crocodile tears over The Scooter Store's lamentations (Scooter Store Lays Off 200, February 2003). I am sure
Roscoe Medical/Chin Strap Sure-Fit features split-top design to ensure a no-slip fit for CPAP patients available with Velcro attachment or in a continuous
The new Medicare law signed by President Bush on Dec. 8, 2003, includes a number of reforms that affect Medicare beneficiaries and the home care providers
Invacare Acquires Infusion Therapy Distributor Elyria, Ohio Invacare has acquired the assets of ACS, a Deer Park, N.Y.-based division of Mediq PRN Life
You know things are changing when Barbie dumps Ken. After a romance that lasted 43 years, it seems Cali (California) Girl Barbie, hitting stores now with
In the movie The Graduate, main character Benjamin gets a bit of advice on the industry of the future If Benjamin were a home medical equipment provider
When Sandra and James Hoskin were leasing a small retail space in front of a Houston hotel in 1987, their landlord evicted them. He was selling the property
Some things are just so predictable. We can be sure summer is coming, that we will get older and that there will be days when our patience will be put
Washington President Bush says he will nominate Mark McClellan as administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. If confirmed, McClellan
Washington The General Accounting Office, at the request of several congressional Democrats, has decided to investigate whether the Bush administration
WHI to Provide Home Care Services for United HealthCare Deerfield, Ill. In February, Walgreens Health Initiatives, through Walgreens Home Care Inc., began
There are several essential steps for home care businesses to take in order to get ready for working under provisions of the Medicare Prescription Drug,
While the Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act (MMA) dictates that the Secretary of Health and Human Services develop quality
The number of people diagnosed with obstructive sleep apnea continues to rise, making this a lucrative, yet challenging, opportunity for the home medical
Just as with regulatory compliance, one of the keys to addressing the new Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act (MMA) successfully