Pride Mobility Products Achieves Sales Marks for Retail Power Chairs
EXETER, Penn. (January 19, 2017)—Pride Mobility Products is pleased to announce that its providers have achieved sales milestones with its Jazzy Air and Go-Chair retail power chairs, each surpassing...
Responsive Respiratory Updates Customer Carry Tote
ST. LOUIS (January 19, 2017)—Responsive Respiratory introduces its newly re-engineered heavy-duty cardboard cylinder totes. The Tote ‘N Go carriers are an economical way to transport cylinders...
Encore Healthcare Purchases Nexus from Evermind
LIVINGSTON, Tenn. (January 19, 2017)—Encore Healthcare, LLC, announced the purchase of Nexus, a HIPAA-compliant care management platform from Nashville-based Jumpstart Foundry alumnus, Evermind, Inc...
CMS Publishes Guidance for Dual Eligible DME Access
WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 18, 2017)—CMS published guidance to the states on Friday, January 13, in an effort to give strategies to the state to ensure access to DMEPOS is available. This was issued...
CMS Uses Data to Reduce Clinician Burden
WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 17, 2017)—Data is the lifeblood of the value-based payment environment. Every time a doctor takes care of a patient, we have an opportunity to use information in ways that...
Caregiver Wins Service Award
SANTA ANA, Calif. (January 17, 2017)—It was after her mother suffered a stroke that Laura Harpster realized she had the skills and innate desire to care for others. Patience, empathy and helping...
Quantum Rehab Introduces New Drive Controls for Complex Rehab Power Chairs
EXETER, Penn. (January 16, 2017)—Quantum Rehab is pleased to announce its introduction of Q-Logic 3 Advanced Drive Controls, a next-generation of market-inspired complex rehab power chair electronics...
Editors' Top 5, Week of January 16
Cheaper Over-The-Counter Hearing Aids Could Be On The Way Imagine seniors walking around with stylish ear devices that amplify and clarify sound and connect wirelessly to smart phones, tablets,...
Great Lakes Caring Named Best Company to Work For
JACKSON, Mich. (January 12, 2017)—For the second consecutive year, Great Lakes Caring Home Health and Hospice (Great Lakes Caring) has been named one of the Nation's Best and Brightest Companies to...
NCPA Asks Trump Administration to Address Role of Pharmacy Benefit Managers in Drug Pricing
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (January 12, 2017)—The National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) has written a letter to President-elect Donald J. Trump urging his Administration to examine the role pharmacy...
CMS Proposes Rule for Prosthetics and Orthotics Suppliers
WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 12, 2017)—This proposed rule would implement statutory requirements and specify: the qualifications needed for qualified practitioners to furnish and fabricate prosthetics...
Applied Home Healthcare Splitting Booth Coverage at Medtrade Spring 2017
WESTLAKE, Ohio (January 12, 2017)—For the first time, Applied Home Healthcare Equipment will be exhibiting its homecare products from two separate booths at the upcoming Medtrade show in Las Vegas,...
Bestbath Introduces New Universal Design Tub with Wider Interior
BOISE, Idaho (January 12, 2017)—Bestbath, a manufacturer of universal design showers and tubs, has launched a new 60-inch-by-32-inch shower and tub featuring a sleek new design perfect for commercial...
Drive DeVilbiss Acquires Sidhil Group Limited
PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y. (January 12, 2017)—Drive DeVilbiss Healthcare Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Drive DeVilbiss Healthcare, a global manufacturer and distributor of medical products, is...
Honor Partners with Alzheimer's Association
SAN FRANCISCO (January 12, 2017)—Honor, a tech-powered homecare company focused on providing high-quality homecare for older adults, today announced a new collaborative agreement with the Alzheimer’s...