For years, many of HomeCare's contributors have called for providers to take advantage of the opportunities that exist in retail. Unfortunately, according
Baltimore Following the 10-point initiative called Operation Wheeler Dealer by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services/Office of Inspector General
Aerogen Receives FDA Approval for Nebulizer: Mountain View, Calif.-based Aerogen has received approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to market
The philosophy of designing a contemporary, successful home health care store is based on addres-sing the kind of image that today's home medical equipment
Convaid/Pediatric Positioning System Mountee designed to fit company's Tilt-In-Space Safari frame medial thigh supports standard; options include headrest,
It's our favorite time of year, the time when we pay close attention to the column on our Medicare Explanations of Benefits (EOBs). Medicare applies a
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