GF Health Products Team Achieves AMS Certification
ATLANTA, (February 10, 2016)—GF Health Products, Inc. proudly announces that 23 home care and medical-surgical sales representatives have earned the “Accredited in Medical Sales (AMS)” designation...
Vertess Completes Four Major Health Care Transactions
TUCSON, Ariz. (February 10, 2016)—Vertess, a leading health care M+A advisory firm, today announced the December 2015 acquisition of Noble Care Corporation, a Tucson-based provider of community-based...
Medicare Beneficiaries Have Saved on Prescription Drug Costs
WASHINGTON, D.C. (February 10, 2016)—The Department of Health and Human Services released Tuesday new information that shows that millions of seniors and people with disabilities with Medicare...
Join AAHomecare at Stand Up for Homecare at Medtrade Spring
LAS VEGAS (February 10, 2016)—Join HME industry leaders at Medtrade Spring’s premier networking event and help us give back to the consumer patient and advocacy groups that serve our patients and are...
Huron Consulting Group Acquires MyRounding
PITTSBURGH, (Feb. 9, 2016)—Huron Consulting Group Inc., a leading provider of business consulting services, recently announced that it has acquired MyRounding, a firm specializing in digital health...
Proposed FY 2017 Budget Includes Multiple Provisions for HME
WASHINGTON, D.C. (February 10, 2016)—The President’s proposed FY 2017 Federal Budget released today includes several provisions related to the HME sector, which are related in greater detail in the...
QS/1 Achieves New Payment Security Certification
  (SPARTANBURG, S.C. (February 8, 2016)—QS/1 is pleased to announce it has received certification under the latest Payment Application Data Security Standard (PA-DSS) version 3.1. PA-DSS is...
Wisconsin HME Providers Seek Support from Speaker Ryan
JANESVILLE, Wis. (February 9, 2016)—Members of the VGM Government Relations team along with Mercy Health System executives and other state providers, welcomed House Speaker Paul Ryan to the Mercy...
Provider Web Capital Begins Year With Strong Numbers, New Team Member
ATLANTA, (February 9, 2016)—Provider Web Capital is pleased to report strong originations for the month of January, with a 125 percent growth in monthly originations from January 2015. Of note,...
Grab a Seat for Power Lunch at Medtrade Spring
LAS VEGAS (February 9, 2016)—Sponsored by The VGM Group, the Power Lunch at Medtrade Spring features six facilitators from VGM, along with experts Mary Ellen Conway, Denise Leard, and Miriam Lieber...
The Newest Product Innovations in the HME Industry
LAS VEGAS (February 9, 2016)—Medtrade Spring's New Product Pavilion, sponsored by HomeCare Magazine, is where attendees will see innovative HME products that have been on the market for less than one...
Pharmacy Associations Approve New Standards for Community-Based Residency Programs
WASHINGTON, DC (February 4, 2016)—ASHP (American Society of Health-System Pharmacists) and the American Pharmacists Association (APhA) today approved the new standard for PGY1 Community-based...
Mediware to Host HME Denial Management Webinar
LENEXA, Kan. (February 4, 201)—Mediware Information Systems, Inc. is hosting a free webinar for attendees on Tuesday, February 23, at 1:00 CT (2:00 ET) to outline how providers can effectively manage...
CMS Releases Report on Initiative to Reduce Nursing Facility Hospital Readmissions
WASHINGTON, D.C. (February 4, 2016)—Today we released the annual report summarizing impacts from the Initiative to Reduce Avoidable Hospitalizations among Nursing Facility Residents in 2014. This...
VGM's New Playbook is Industry Game Changer
WATERLOO, IOWA, (February 4, 2016)—VGM & Associates has launched the 2016 HME Business Playbook, a 26-page resource created specifically for the HME industry.   The playbook includes...