News


Invacare Sponsors Veterans’ Summer Sports Clinic

Sept. 7-12 event in San Diego treats recently injured vets to sailing, surfing, track and field events, kayaking and cycling.

Power Soccer Gives Medtrade a Kick

Two U.S. Power Soccer Association will stage two exhibition games during expo on Oct 22.

CMS: Uninsured Patients on Decline

Health spending report projects uninsured to be in half by 2023, but spending growth remains below 4%.

GAO Investigation: CMS Provided Insufficient Audit Oversight

Agency created a situation that quickly spiraled out of control; industry pushes AIR Act.

Brightree’s McDevitt Hosts Free Webinar

McKesson-sponsored educational event shows providers new HME supply chain strategies.

EZ Access Launches New Site

Enhanced online offering includes new tools to help customers determine which ramp is right for them.

Convaid Donates Wheelchair to Dream Foundation

Chair will help 24-year-old Rett syndrome patient enjoy activities such as shopping and park outings with her mother.

Sunrise Inks Deal with US Rehab, VGM Group

Mobility manufacturer and member service organization sign multi-year marketing and product supply agreement.



CMS Owns up to Repair Problems

Agency instructs DME MACs to only review necessity of repairs, not original equipment when determining payment.

MED Group Slates Fly-in

Sept. 9-10 lobbying effort will support audit reform, binding bids bill.

Invacare Announces Restructuring Plan

DME maker saves move to drive cash flow should save $14M-$15M.

ResMed Launches Connected Care Platform

Sleep treatment system aims to promote data-driven approach to care.

AAHomecare: “Keep the Pressure on”

Industry urges providers to lobby hard on behalf of bidding, audit bills during congressional recess.

Baird Presenting ‘Competitive Bidding Survival’ Webinar

As Round Two re-bid approaches, Aug. 20 webinar shows non-contract providers how they can still do business.

Dr. Comfort ‘Steps Out’ to Stop Diabetes

Footwear maker commits to raise $100K for American Diabetes Association campaign.

Audit, Binding Bids Bills Continue Momentum

Industry legislative efforts pick up more co-sponsors as industry intensifies lobbying during recess.

CMS Approves Compliance Team as AO for Rural Health Clinics

Accrediting organization also approved by Fla. to accredit HME providers in that state.

CMS Slates PMD Prior Authorization Call

Open Door Forum will answer questions regarding power mobility device prior authorization demonstration.

AAHomecare Board Adds Brightree CEO

Cormack to bring his IT expertise to collaborative group with varied industry backgrounds.

Griffin Sports Health & Wellness Launches Site

New division of N.C. provider highlights its expertise in braces, pain management, rehabilitative and exercise equipment.

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