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Tying it All Together

HME software systems and services provide not only a safety net that ties various HME business operations together, but also offers a strategic advantage. Our annual software series reviews a variety of key features that help providers keep their businesses running, as well as take them to the next level.

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Keeping Count

As CMS slashes its way through Medicare funding of DME, providers must prioritize cost-cutting. Their largest cost center? Inventory. By automating inventory management, providers can take advantage of newfound efficiencies and increased control in order to drive money back to their bottom lines. Story includes a round-up of various HME software offerings’ inventory management features.

Point of Sales Sampler

A round-up of some of the point of sale hardware and software systems available to HMEs.

Brightree Acquires CAU

Brightree will continue to support CAU software portfolio for existing users.

Point of Sales

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Point of Sales

The need to implement cash sales to providers’ revenue streams has reached critical mass. As HMEs ramp up their retail strategies, they are finding the point of sales has become the point of the spear for those efforts. What advantages do POS systems offer providers, and how can they harness them?



How to Implement GPS in Your Delivery Operations

A key tool in that regard is global positioning technology. With GPS, providers can manage their deliveries and drivers using a system that lets them monitor each truck in real-time, which results in improved operations and reduced overhead.

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How to Use HME Software to Keep Your Deliveries Humming in Fifth Gear

And a key cost center within providers’ operations is deliveries. Fortunately, HME software systems and related technology can help in many ways to help increase delivery efficiencies and drive down costs.



How to Leverage Software to Create a Winning Inventory Control Strategy

To control inventory, a provider must strike balance between ensuring that money is not being tied up in DME that is not moving, versus ensuring that the right types and amounts of in-demand DME stay on the shelves. Fortunately, HME software and related technologies can help can help accomplish that balancing ac

Brightree Launches New Site

HME software provider Brightree LLC unveiled a new website to help providers better understand its technology offerings.

Fastrack Acquires Prometheus Group

Software maker to leverage billing service for end-to-end solution.

HME Benchmarking

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A New Approach to Benchmarking

Benchmarking is a critical business practice, particularly for HME providers given the difficult reimbursement environment and the constant push to increase cash fl ow while cutting costs. Fortunately, HME software systems can help providers benchmark more accurately and powerfully.

'Kirk To Enterprise'

By 2013, mobile phones the most popular way to web surf. How will this impact HME?

Definitive Homecare Solutions Expanding Headquarters

New facility to accommodate continued growth for homecare software maker.

Fastrack, SleepEx Partner to Deliver Complete EMR Solution

New system will seamlessly integrate both systems for sleep labs.

Downsized Documentation

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Downsized Documentation

While providers might be able to tread water in a sea of paperwork, document management not only helps them keep their heads above water in terms of adhering to documentation requirements, but boosts their bottom line while giving them a strategic advantage.

Provider Purchasing Plans Survey

Results of our exclusive survey point to cautious optimism among providers regarding their 2010 spending decisions.

Compliance Automation

Virtual Officer 'Polices' Compliance

As regulations continue to tighten the grip on the Home Medical Equipment industry, providers are looking for tools to stay compliant. Enter Virtual Compliance Officer.

Virtual Officer 'Polices' Compliance

As regulations continue to tighten the grip on the Home Medical Equipment industry, providers are looking for help to stay compliant.

Fastrack Automates PECOS List Checking

Users of system can automatically cross reference referral partners against CMS's gigantic PDF file.

Beautiful Music

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Beautiful Music

When provider operations smoothly mesh together, the resulting efficiency and productivity can music to an HME’s ears. To make that happen, providers are leveraging their software systems to deliver a virtuoso performance.

New Bidding Reform Bills

How far have you worked to support H.R. 284 and S.148?

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