Through 25 years, and several hair-styles, Simon Margolis has found purpose in a profession often misunderstood. Vice president for clinical and professional
Oakbrook Terrace, Ill. As part of its shift to a substantially new accreditation process, the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations
Coloplast/Catheters SpeediCath Intermittent Catheters ready-to-use hydrophilic-coated catheter immersed in sterile saline solution designed to eliminate
Noteworthy URAC Approves Privacy Accreditation Standards: URAC April 8 announced that its board of directors has approved standards for privacy accreditation.
It always rewards me to hear from home medical equipment providers the conversations are great. These entrepreneurs are always filled with unique ideas
There are many ways to value a company in merger and acquisition situations. In this article, I will discuss several standards of value, in contrast to
Washington Gallup Organization, a nationally known polling company, April 8 filed suit against Tom Scully, administrator of the Centers for Medicare and
Alexandria, Va. In its ongoing effort to clarify and expand Medicare's and Medicaid's coding system for rehab and assistive technology products, AAHomecare's
When it comes to building a home medical equipment business, it pays to have the right tools. No, we're not talking wheelchairs and oxygen concentrators
Noteworthy CMS Granting Appeals Extensions: The Baltimore-based Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services April 15 began granting extensions of up to
Noteworthy OIG Says State Medicaid Agencies are Ready for HIPAA: After conducting telephone interviews with officials from the 51 state Medicaid agencies,
Mountain Properties/The Mobility Aid Co./Cane Norman Rockwell Adjustable Offset and Quad Canes adjustable from 31 inches to 40 inches available in four
Alliance ResMed and MedCath Form Strategic Alliance to Address Sleep-Disordered Breathing and Cardiovascular Disease: ResMed, based in San Diego, and
Washington Much to home care providers' relief, the U.S. House and Senate last month passed a 2004 budget resolution that did not include cuts to Medicare
Washington As of April 14, the federal government expected all of the nation's health care providers to comply with a massive privacy rule the first in
Last year, I was attending a national meeting when, during a question and answer period, a gentleman from the audience asked, If I pay my state association
The market for respiratory products is seeing renewed interest from home medical equipment providers. New high-tech, streamlined products designed to