Innomed, DeVilbiss Dissolve Distribution Agreement

Sleep, respiratory product maker transitions to direct sales model.

Taking It on the Road

Given the cost savings to providers and increased independence and care for patients, the popularity of portable oxygen concentrators has grown significantly over recent years. We take a look at some of the latest solutions on the market.

Oxygen Delivery

Oxygen Delivery

Speedy Delivery

Transitioning to low/no-delivery business models is the end game for nearly all oxygen providers, but they must still contend with their existing delivery operations. We look at how they're leveraging technology and other tools to drive efficiency and cut costs.

Oxygen Market Analysis

Fifth Annual Oxygen Market Analysis

Round Two Leaves Unsure Future

Oxygen providers sound off about Round Two of competitive bidding, portable oxygen and treatment methods in our fifth annual oxygen market survey. Despite all the challenges, two thirds say they've seen growth. Can they sustain it?

COPD Awareness Cyclist Rides Again

Mark Junge to pedal 500 miles in Canada with the assistance of a Philips Respironics POC.


The 2013 HME Handbook: Oxygen

Breathing Easy Despite Hard Times

How to reinforce oxygen patient care in a cost-cutting environment.

Home Filling Systems

For the oxygen provider, home filling systems help reduce overhead by minimizing deliveries and related expenses. For patients, they offer flexibility, independence and peace of mind. What are some of the latest solutions on the market?


The 2013 HME Handbook: Oxygen

The ABCs of POCs

How to educate patients on portable oxygen systems for optimal results.

Oxygen University


Oxygen University

Helping educate referral partners on the sizeable and continuous technological improvements of oxygen delivery systems is challenging, but it is also a very good opportunity for HME providers to create more business.

DeVilbiss Production Returns to United States

DME maker moving production from China back to Pennsylvania.

Invacare Wins Customer Service Award

Publication Smart Business recognizes DME manufacturer for fifth year in a row

DeVilbiss Healthcare Celebrates 125th Anniversary

Founded in 1888, oxygen system maker has seen many respiratory care advancements.

Problem Solvers

The Home Filling Learning Curve

Similar to POCs are home filling oxygen systems that also allow patients to be more independent and active. How can providers determine which patients are right for home fill, and how to help them use their systems?

Portable Oxygen

Portable Oxygen: The Next Step

Portable oxygen concentrators have ushered in a revolution, with use having skyrocketed over the last five years, but what does the future hold? Industry experts are optimistic about the future of portable oxygen in general.

Medtrade Spring 2013

Medtrade Spring 2013

Sharpening Skills, Expanding Offerings

RSM looks at some conference and products from this month's Medtrade Spring in Las Vegas.

Respiratory Therapist Obstacle Course

Respiratory Survey 2013

Respiratory Obstacle Course

The results of RSM’s Fourth Annual Respiratory Survey are in, and competitive bidding once again tops the list as the single biggest challenge facing RTs. What other challenges do they face and opportunities do they perceive?

President Obama Awards AirSep’s McCombs

Oxygen innovator recognized with National Medal of Technology and Innovation.

HMEB, RSM Survey Respiratory Therapists

Respiratory professionals are invited to participate in the fourth annual survey. This year's survey covers various key topics, including the run up to Round Two of competitive bidding, and the contingencies providers are devising to deal with life under bidding. A link is provided in the survey story.

Mediware Buys MediServe

Healthcare IT acquisition aims to serve up respiratory software solutions to HME space.

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