HME Providers Set UpTo Take Fraud Fall There is nothing competitive about competitive bidding. It is just a tool for CMS to eliminate providers, fix prices
Washington At the National Conference of State Legislatures' fall forum last month, the organization's health committee outlined its platform for controlling
Murrysville, Pa. Respironics announced it had voluntarily recalled more than 5,000 ComfortGel Nasal Masks used to treat sleep apnea. According to a U.S.
Led by Jack Evans and Ed Lemar, two of the industry's leading retail showroom designers, this special hands-on workshop will teach you how to redesign
It's been a few weeks since Dec. 8, when President Bush signed the Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act of 2003 into law. With
Welcome back to Compliance University. Class is now is session! Rule Overload is reaching crisis proportions. Home medical equipment suppliers are at
Washington After a months-long battle on Capitol Hill, President Bush signed Medicare reform legislation into law Dec. 8. Among its provisions, The Medicare
Genesis Health Ventures Completes Spin-Off, Changes Name to NeighborCare: Kennett Square, Pa.-based Genesis Health Ventures (GHV) has completed the spin-off
Atlanta-based Graham-Field Health Products has appointed Sheldon Prial director of government relations. Prial founded the Homecare Providers Co-Op, a
Oxygen therapy, one of the strongholds of the home medical equipment industry, is moving forward at a new speed. Changing patient demographics, decreasing
Is the Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act of 2003 better or worse than we expected? How will it affect your company? Our lawyer
By the time this issue of HomeCare goes to press you will have read many articles about the Medicare reform bill, or Medicare prescription drug plan,
Baltimore Continuing an ease of its supplier-number moratorium, the National Supplier Clearinghouse has issued 760 new supplier numbers, the Centers for
Baltimore After three years at the helm of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Administrator Tom Scully resigned on Dec. 15 and has joined
How does your HME business compare to the industry norm when it comes to retail? To find out, check the following results of HomeCare's exclusive Retail
TiLite/Wheelchair ZRA custom chair with various adjustable features features angle-adjustable casters, invisible footrest clamps and minimal camber tube
If you're reading this article and thinking about what sales calls you will be making next week, you're late. Your planning should have begun several