Medtrade Early Registration Ends September 18
ATLANTA, (August 31, 2015)—Early registration for Medtrade, the Fall edition of the nation’s premiere HME trade show, ends at midnight on Friday, Sept 18. Medtrade will once again be held in its...
HomeCare Editors' Top 5 Week of August 31
Racial Gap In Attitudes Toward Hospice CareHospice use has been growing fast in the United States as more people choose to avoid futile, often painful medical treatments in favor of palliative care...
VMI Launches Its First Commercial ADA Compliant Minivan
PHOENIX (August 26, 2015)—Vantage Mobility International (VMI) announced that the first commercial use, ADA complaint Toyota Northstar E360 rolled off its assembly line today in Phoenix,...
Michael C. Feenan Joins SCA
NEW YORK (August 26, 2015)—SCA, a leading global hygiene and forest products company with Americas headquarters in Philadelphia, recently announced that Michael C. Feenan has joined the company...
Drive Medical Acquires HurryCane Brand
PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y. (AUGUST 25, 2015)—Drive Medical, a global manufacturer of durable medical equipment, announced today that is has acquired the entire product line of the consumer brand...
Enter the Biannual Innovative HME Retail Product Awards
ATLANTA (August 25, 2015)—Know of a great retail product? If so, call up the manufacturers and urge them to enter the biannual Innovative HME Retail Product Awards, a tradition at Medtrade (...
AAHomecare Releases Analysis of Medicare Claims Backlog
WASHINGTON, D.C. (August, 26, 2015)—The American Association for Homecare (AAHomecare) today released an analysis of the Office of Medicare Hearing and Appeals (OMHA) appeals backlog, using...
Medicare ACOs Continue to Improve Quality of Care
WASHINGTON, D.C. (August 25, 2015)—The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services today issued 2014 quality and financial performance results showing that Medicare Accountable Care...
Registration Now Open for Round 1 2017 DMEPOS Competitive Bidding
Registration is now open to all suppliers interested in participating in Round 1 2017 of the Medicare Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Supplies (DMEPOS) Competitive Bidding...
Drive Medical Update On Devilbiss Integration Plans
PORT WASHINGTION, N.Y. (August 14, 2015)—Drive Medical announced today that it has completed a significant portion of its restructuring plan to integrate DeVilbiss Healthcare into Drive....
Paralympian Bert Burns Partners with Melio Leg Bag Systems
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND, UK (August 14, 2015)—Albert Medical Devices, maker of Melio—the revolutionary self-emptying leg bag system that you can control with a touch of a button (and tells you...
Hometeam to Open 15 Offices Over Next Year
NEW YORK CITY (July 23)—Hometeam, a fast growing company providing in-home care for older adults that will change the way Americans experience in-home aging, today announced it will open 15 new...
Don't Miss Monday at Medtrade
ATLANTA (August 14, 2015)—The friendlier format at Medtrade Spring earlier this year will also be in effect at Medtrade, October 26-29, at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta.The...
HomeCare Editors' Top 5: Week of August 24
Bad Health Outcomes For Adults Who Don’t Get Help As TeensYoung people with health problems left uncared for in adolescence face higher risks of leading unhealthy lives as adults, a new study...
Playmaker CRM Named to the 2015 INC. 5000 List
FRANKLIN, Tenn. (August 17, 2015)—PlayMaker CRM, the leading cloud-based customer relationship management (CRM) software for the post-acute care industry, announced today they received the...