CAIRE Releases MAP Policy for Online Retailers
BALL GROUND, Ga. (August 30, 2016)—CAIRE Inc., a Chart Industries Company, announced today the implementation of a Minimum Advertised Price Policy (MAP Policy) applicable to all distributors,...
SIGVARIS Completes Acquisition of BiaCare
WINTERTHUR, Switzerland (August 29, 2016)—SIGVARIS, a manufacturer of graduated compression, is excited to announce it has completed its acquisition of BiaCare’s business, located in Holland,...
5 Tips for Healthy Aging from Envolve Health
ST. LOUIS (August 29, 2016)—In honor of Healthy Aging Month, the health experts at Envolve, an integrated healthcare solutions company, are pleased to share five tips for preserving your mind, spirit...
Apacheta Corporation Launches Summer Updates
MEDIA, Penn. (August 29, 2016)—Apacheta Corporation, a mobile business solutions provider, today announced the release of its summer 2016 product updates, which include multiple post-service updates...
Philips Sponsors Film About Leonard Nimoy's Life to Raise Awareness About COPD
AMSTERDAM (August 29, 2016)—Royal Philips today announced its sponsorship of the documentary “COPD: Highly Illogical—Remembering Leonard Nimoy.” The documentary seeks to educate viewers about COPD...
HomeCare Editors' Top 5: Week of August 29
“More At Peace:” Interpreters Key To Easing Patients’ Final Days Interpreters routinely help people who speak limited English—close to 9 percent of the U.S. population, and growing—understand...
Competitive Bid Pricing Affects TRICARE Rates and Veterans' Access
WASHINGTON, D.C (August 26, 2016)—Home medical equipment providers who serve our nation’s military personnel are being hit with shocking new Medicare reimbursement cuts thanks to the Centers for...
Don't Miss Your Chance to Enter the 2016 Innovative HME Retail Product Awards
ATLANTA (August 26, 2016)—The biannual Innovative HME Retail Product Awards, sponsored by HomeCare, are back and looking for HME products that are particularly suited for caretailing. The coveted...
Learn How to Enter the Bidding Arena with Mediware Webinar
LENEXA, Kan. (August 25, 2016)—Mediware Information Systems, Inc., is hosting a free webinar for attendees August 31 at 1 p.m. CST, 2 p.m. EST to discuss how providers can use tactical...
Bestbath Unveils New Barrier Coat for Tubs and Showers
BOISE, Idaho (August 25, 2016)—Bestbath, a manufacturer of universal design showers and tubs, announced the use of a new barrier coat on its products providing a durable and longer lasting shower...
GF Health Products, Inc., Launches New Floor Lift
ATLANTA (August 25, 2016)—GF Health Products, Inc., (“Graham-Field”) introduced the Lumex Pro Battery-Powered Floor Lift. Lumex floor lifts, designed to provide safer and more stable transfer of...
Contour Products Launching 5 New Products at Medtrade 2016
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (August 25, 2016)—Contour Products rings in more than 15 years exhibiting at Medtrade with the launch of five new products at the show in Atlanta this year. The new products...
Wheelchair Lift Manufacturer Partners with Wheelchairs 4 Kids
SARASOTA, Fla. (August 25, 2016)—On September 1, Harmar, a manufacturer of wheelchair lifts and stair lifts, will kick off their partnership with Wheelchairs 4 Kids by donating a wheelchair lift to...
AAHomecare Comments on CMS Competitive Bidding Rule
WASHINGTON, D.C. (August 24, 2016)—Yesterday, AAHomecare submitted comments on CMS-1651-P, a rule from CMS that proposes to make some adjustments to the Competitive Bidding Program. CMS proposed to...
CMS Provides Second Release of Medicare Part D Prescriber Data
WASHINGTON, D.C. (August 23, 2016)—Continuing the commitment to greater data transparency, the Centers for Medicare & Medicare Services (CMS) released last week privacy-protected data on the...