HomeCare Magazine Hires the Ultimate Liz Lemon
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (March 24, 2017)—Cahaba Media Group, publisher for niche business audiences in the homecare, construction and pumps and systems markets, announces that Elizabeth (Liz) Carey will...
AAHomecare Recommends Fixes for Competitive Bidding to Tom Price
—via AAHomecare (March 23, 2017)—Earlier today AAHomecare shared HME industry recommendations for fixing significant problems with CMS’s DMEPOS competitive bidding program with HHS Secretary Tom...
New Oxygen Therapy Provides Relief for Diabetic Foot Ulcers
LONDON (March 23, 2017)—A recent study evaluating the use of continuous diffusion of oxygen (CDO) therapy in people suffering from diabetic foot ulcers has shown that they may benefit significantly...
Respiratory Stakeholders Push Back Against CPAP Bundling Proposal
—via AAHomecare, WASHINGTON, D.C. (March 22, 2017)—As first reported in late January, CMS included bundling CPAP devices, related accessories, and services on a monthly basis for Round 2019 of...
Brightree Integrates with ResMed
ATLANTA (March 22, 2017)—Brightree a provider of cloud-based software for helping post-acute care companies improve business performance and patient outcomes, today announced that its home medical...
SIGVARIS Introduces New Inelastic Compression Wraps
PEACHTREE CITY, Ga. (March 21, 2017)—SIGVARIS now offers three inelastic compression wraps that include a one-of-a-kind initial pressure measurement system. This new system not only allows clinicians...
VGM Addresses Industry Concerns to Secretary Price
WATERLOO, Iowa (March 21, 2017)—VGM Group, Inc. has submitted a formal letter of regulatory priorities to Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Tom Price. The letter outlines...
Editors' Top 5, Week of March 20
Empower Employees to Improve Home Health Referral Outcomes As the homecare industry grapples with the transition to value-based purchasing and the impacts of Pre-Claim Review in certain states,...
GF Health Products Accepts Award for Excellence in Exporting
ATLANTA (March 17, 2017)—Georgia Governor Nathan Deal and first lady Sandra Deal, in conjunction with the Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD), presented Graham-Field with the GLOBE (...
How the World Prioritizes Sleep
AMSTERDAM, the Netherlands (March 17, 2017)—In celebration of World Sleep Day, Royal Philips today released its report, “Unfiltered Sleep: A Global Prioritization Puzzle,” which showcases the results...
Essentially Women Calls for Speakers for FOCUS Conference
WATERLOO, Iowa (March 17, 2017)—Essentially Women’s annual conference, FOCUS: The EW Conference, is more than six months away, and event organizers announced that they’re now accepting presentation...
ResMed Releases Top Sleep Apnea Research Findings of 2016
SAN DIEGO (March 17, 2017)—In recognition of World Sleep Day, ResMed, a provider of sleep disorder diagnosis and treatment, has picked its top five sleep apnea research findings of 2016. Chosen...
Heartland 2017 Announces Keynote Speaker
WATERLOO, Iowa (March 16, 2017)—Kevin Lacz, former U.S. Navy SEAL and author of the New York Times best-selling memoir, “The Last Punisher,” will be giving the keynote address at VGM’s Heartland...
Texas Homecare Franchise Under New Ownership
ROSEVILLE, Calif. (March 15, 2017)—Always Best Care Senior Services, one of the leading senior care franchise systems in the United States, announced that its southwest Houston franchise has been...
SCAN to Host Colloquium on Aging and Independence
LONG BEACH, Calif. (March 15, 2017) SCAN, a senior-focused organization with the mission of keeping seniors healthy and independent, today announced it will cohost a colloquium on aging and...