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CMS Denies Problems with Bidding, Makes Major Adjustment in Hawaii

WASHINGTON (April 17, 2014)—Recently in Hawaii, CMS made a notable exception to the bidding program. Despite...

ResMed Wins Two 2014 Red Dot Product Design Awards

SAN DIEGO (April 14, 2014)—ResMed, developer of products for the treatment of sleep-disordered breathing...

LogicMark, LLC Introduces SentryPal PERS

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (April 11, 2014)—LogicMark, LLC, provider of two-way voice communication, announced its new...

Public Comments Disclose Flaws in Medicare Program that Compromise Quality of Patient Care

WASHINGTON (April 18, 2014)—An array of clinicians and advocates for Medicare patients—as well as home...

StratiHealth Sponsors Clinical Trial to Evaluate Use of Respiratory Therapists

SAN DIEGO (March 30, 2014)—Respiratory therapists (RTs) represent the best resource to help improve the health...

Better Rest Solutions Makes Donations to ASAA for Sleep Apnea Awareness Day

UXBRIDGE, Mass. (April 15, 2014)—Better Rest Solutions, creator of the SoClean 2 CPAP Cleaning and Sanitizing...

Focus on the Future Annual Educational Conference and Tradeshow

OXFORD, Mich. (April 11, 2014)—Essentially Women, a member services organization for women’s health care...

OIG Releases Report on Home Health Face-to-Face Requirements

WASHINGTON (April 17, 2014)—On April 9, the Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General...

Denied Medicare Claims Overturned Following OMHA

WATERLOO, Iowa (April 18, 2014)—February’s OMHA Appellant Forum in Washington, D.C., afforded VGM members...

DeVilbiss Healthcare Awarded Patent for SmartCode Technology

SOMERSET, Pa. (April 10, 2014)—DeVilbiss Healthcare was recently awarded a patent for its innovative SmartCode...

Inova Labs Introduces LifeChoice Activox Sport Model

AUSTIN, Texas (March 3, 2014)—Inova Labs Inc., a manufacturer of innovative oxygen therapy solutions, announced...

Maryland Lawmakers, State Regulators Right-Size DME Regulations

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (April 8, 2014)—The Maryland-National Capital Homecare Association (MNCHA) applauds the passage...

Save My Medical Supplies Campaign Generates 725 Letters to Congress in 24 Hours

AAHomecare’s new consumer facing campaign, Save My Medical Supplies (savemymedicalsupplies.org), has generated...

Market Research Forecasts Strong Demand for HME

DALLAS (April 07, 2014)—Echoing the predictions of many experts, a Texas-based market research firm is forecasting...

FDA Approves Over the Counter Device to Relieve Pain

(April 11, 2014)—ExcelHealth Inc. announced its new dual channel electrotherapy TENS device for relief of...

Congressional Delegation Visits GF Health Products’ Manufacturing Facility

ATLANTA (April 4, 2014)—A delegation led by U.S. Representative Tom Petri (R-WI), Chairman of the Highways...

Allied Management Solutions Signs Supply Agreement with Amerinet for HME Solutions

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (April 4, 2014)—Allied Management Solutions, LLC (Allied), a home medical equipment (HME)...

SCA Personal Care Names VP of Marketing and Business Development, North America

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. (April 4, 2014)—SCA, a global hygiene and forest products company and maker of TENA personal...

GAO Releases Round 1 Rebid Report

The second major government report on the Round 1 Rebid to be issued was released yesterday by the Government...

OIG Releases Round 1 Rebid Report

(April 8, 2014)—Today, the Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General released its...

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