CMS Awards Grants as Part of Million Hearts Initiative to Reduce Risk of Heart Attack and Stroke
WASHINGTON, D.C. (July 26, 2016)—Friday, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced 516 awardees in 47 states, Puerto Rico, and the District of Columbia to help reduce the risks...
Apacheta Corporation Shares Mid-Year Growth
MEDIA, Penn. (July 26, 2016)—Apacheta Corporation, a mobile business-solutions provider, today announced the company has nearly doubled its customer base and increased revenue by 75 percent since...
QIRT Acquires Woodrow Healthcare Consulting
NEW YORK (July 27, 2016)—QIRT (Quality In Real Time), provider of home health and hospice coding, consulting, billing and education services, announced the acquisition of Woodrow Healthcare...
TwelveStone Health Partners Names New Business Development Specialist
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (July 27, 2016)—TwelveStone Health Partners, a leader in providing patient support in the post-acute care environment including pharmacy and a wide range of medical supplies and...
AAHomecare Surveys Medical Professionals on Impact of Competitive Bidding
WASHINGTON, D.C. (July 26, 2016)—The American Association for Homecare (AAHomecare) has launched a new initiative to survey medical professionals and other individuals in the caregiving continuum to...
Wheel:Life and Comfort Medical Partner for Peer Support Program
CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. (July 21, 2016)—Comfort Medical, LLC has partnered with Wheel:Life, its popular media publication and social community for wheelchair users, to introduce a peer support program...
Editors' Top 5, Week of July 25
Agencies Post Strong Quality Numbers But Patients Not Wowed Home health agencies across the country continue to step up on quality of patient care, but that doesn’t mean that more patients are...
CAIRE Opens New Texas Service Center
BALL GROUND, Ga. (July 22, 2016)—CAIRE Inc., a Chart Industries Company, has announced the opening of a new service center in Corpus Christi, Texas, set for August 1. Through a partnership with...
Strong International Presence Promised at Medtrade 2016
MEXICO CITY (July 22, 2016)—The last time Mexico City-based company Lyssette made an appearance at Medtrade in 2000, the HME industry was still enjoying a golden age of relative prosperity. At the...
San Francisco Homecare Agency Partners with Wanda to Improve Patient Care
SAN FRANCISCO (July 21, 2016)—Wanda , recognized for bringing new and proven technologies to home-centered care, today announced that the Glendale, Calif.-headquartered A to Z Home Health Care, Inc....
Pediatric Home Services Nurses Honored as Outstanding Nurses
ST. PAUL, Minn. (July 21, 2016)—Pediatric Home Service (PHS) is proud to announce that four of our nurses have been recognized in Mpls St. Paul Magazine’s 2016 Outstanding Nurses awards as finalists...
Program Integrity Investments Save Money for Medicare
WASHINGTON, D.C. (July 21, 2016)—CMS released a report showing that investments made in program integrity activities—which include stamping out fraud and deterring and reducing other improper...
Solve the KX Modifier Puzzle with this Mediware Webinar
LENEXA, Kan. (July 21, 2016)—Mediware Information Systems, Inc. is hosting a free webinar for attendees on Tuesday, August 16, 2016, at 1:00 Central, 2:00 EST, to discuss how you can secure...
Meet the New Global Ambassadors for Sunrise Medical
FRESNO, Calif. (July 21, 2016)—Sunrise Medical is proud to introduce the new One Team. One Will global team of ambassadors. This team is formed of 39 high-level athletes around the world representing...
Video Highlights Role of Independent Pharmacists in Patients' Lives
—Via NCPA—ALEXANDRIA, Va. (July 21, 2016)—A new online video announced today by the National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) illustrates the personal care that people receive at independent...