Knit-Rite Introduces Patterned AFO Socks
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (December 3, 2018)—Knit-Rite, Inc., a Kansas City-based manufacturer of medical textiles, introduces a new Core-Spun Patterned AFO Sock by SmartKnit now available through orthotists...
Dynatomy Launches VariGrip Therapy UNO to Address Thumb/Finger Injuries
FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (December 3, 2018)—Dynatomy has announced the launch of the new VariGrip Therapy UNO, a thumb/individual finger exerciser with adjustable resistance for both flexion and...
New Proposed Rule May Lower Medicare Patients' Out-of-Pocket Prescription Drug Costs
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (December 3, 2018)—A new drug pricing rule (CMS-4180-P), proposed by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), released Monday, November 26, considers policies...
Potential Ventilator Changes and Competitive Bidding
Updated December 6, 2018: The Council for Respiratory Care (CQRC), a coalition of the nation's leading home oxygen therapy providers and manufacturing companies, reiterated support for the ...
SmartSaver Rates for Medtrade Spring Open December 3
LAS VEGAS (November 29 2018)—Take advantage of the lowest possible rates for Medtrade Spring 2019, scheduled for April 16-18, 2019, at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas. A...
HME Provider Groups Meet to Improve Advocacy Efforts
WATERLOO, Iowa (November 29, 2018)—In early November, a group of HME industry advocates convened at VGM headquarters in Waterloo, Iowa, for a workshop that shared best practices for digital marketing...
NHIA Names New President and CEO
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (November 29, 2018)—The National Home Infusion Association (NHIA), representing providers and suppliers of home and specialty infusion therapy, announced that its board of directors...
BOC Announces New Board Members and Executive Committee
OWINGS MILLS, Md. (November 29, 2018)—The BOC board of directors announces the election of its 2019 executive committee and the election of two new members of the board. The executive committee is...
Remembering Mark Smith
Mark E. Smith On Monday, November 26, 2018, Quantum Rehab announced the passing of Mark E. Smith, General Manager, Public Relations & Consumer Research for Pride Mobility, describing Smith as...
Big Push for Home Health Payment Model Rethink
WASHINGTON, D.C. (November 28, 2018)—The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) will co-sponsor with state home health associations a series of 12 one-day seminars around the country...
Whill Model Ci Earns Spot on TIME 50 Best Inventions of 2018 List
SAN CARLOS, Calif (November 26, 2018)—WHILL Inc. announced that their Model Ci personal electric vehicle (EV) received top accolades from TIME, as one of the “50 Best Inventions of 2018.” The annual...
New York Homecare Provider Recognized for Advocacy
FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (November 26, 2018)—Nancy Geiger (East Patchogue), director of the Gurwin Home Care Agency, recently accepted the Norma Recco Advocate of the Year Award from the Long Island Chapter...
Pride Mobility Names New Senior Director of Sales
EXETER, Penn (November 26, 2018)—Pride Mobility Products has named Jeffrey Distasio as the senior director of Pride sales. Distasio has more than 20 years of experience with both inside and field...
Reliable Medical Supply Recapitalizes Equity
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (November 23, 2018)—Reliable Medical Supply (RMS), a health care durable medical equipment (DME) company providing complex rehab therapy (CRT), clinical respiratory services and an...
Aeroflow Healthcare Acquires Integrity Medical's CPAP Resupply Line
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (November 23, 2018)—Aeroflow Healthcare announced the acquisition of Integrity Medical’s positive airway pressure resupply line of business to provide more patients with their...