Sleep Therapy


ResMed, BMC Patent Battle Continues

ITC denies BMC bid to invalidate one patent, while ResMed withdraws another claim.

Resmed Unveils New Branding

Slogan ‘Changing lives with every breath’ accompanies new logo; strategy starts in U.S., to go global.

Respiratory Survey 2014

Respiratory Survey 2014

Respiratory Survey

Competitive bidding continues to shape the industry and drive opinion in RSM's Fifth Annual Respiratory and Sleep Survey

Respiratory and Competitive Bidding Round Two

Competitive Bidding Round Two

Coming up for Air: Respiratory & Round Two

O2 Providers share their initial experiences with competitive bidding Round Two and how it’s forced them to find ways to keep their businesses thriving.

SleepSafe, Trucking Association Launch Sleep Education

Program aims to help transportation industry better understand health, safety and financial aspects of OSA.

U.S. PAP Device Shipments to Skyrocket

Auto-PAP shipments for treatment of sleep apnea to grow 70 percent by 2017.

Medicare PAP Use Outpacing Other DME

Number of beneficiaries using sleep devices up 13%, allowed charges up 23% from 2012 to 2013.

Philips NA Gets New CEO

Brent Shafer appointed to take the helm of Philips North America.



Problem Solver

Catching up on Sleep Revenues

Sleep providers must bolster the revenues they have and protect their referral relationships. Ensuring great service and patient outcomes through information and communication is a great way for them to build a better business in that regard.

Active Healthcare Launches New Website

New online presence serves up education resources for sleep, respiratory and diabetic care.

HME 2014 Preview

2014 Preview

Big Ten

The seventh installment of our annual forecast of key trends, obstacles and opportunities facing the HME provider industry shows that the coming year is one fi lled with challenges, but also chances for providers to reinvigorate their revenues. We examine what’s in store for the next 12 months and how providers should prepare.

Growth in Sleep Patients Expected to Slow

Latest survey conducted by HMEB and Needham & Company shows sleep volume to grow by 5.4% in next 12 months.

HME Specialists Leverages CareTouch for Sleep Outreach

Provider aims to automate its patient outreach efforts for therapy monitoring, resupply.

Germany Gives ResMed Injunctions Against APEX, BMC

Munich court bars firms from marketing or selling certain products in Germany.

HMEB Launches Q4 Sleep Survey

HME Business, Needham & Company partner to take pulse of industry’s sleep providers.

Brightree, ResMed Enter Electronic Purchasing Agreement

Arrangement aims to streamline ordering process, cut costs for HMEs.

Oxygen in Orlando

Medtrade 2013

Oxygen in Orlando

Held in Florida this year, Medtrade will offer up sessions and products to help sleep and respiratory providers build their businesses.

Top Tips for Growing your Respiratory and Sleep Business in 2014

Key considerations oxygen and sleep providers should consider implementing to help make 2014 a year for business success.

Marketplace: Sleep

Sleep Compliance Solutions

Providers must put solid compliance programs and products and place. We round up some of the strategies and solutions available to them.

2014 Respiratory and Sleep Outlook

2014 Respiratory and Sleep Outlook

Pitfalls and Possibilities

Competitive Bidding, audits and face-to-face evaluations will shape respiratory and sleep providers'course through 2014.

Upcoming Webcasts

May 1
Wages and Hours: Employment Law Pitfalls Providers Need to Avoid

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