Accreditation


DME Pharmacy

Fostering Good Documentation Practices

Accreditation helps DME pharmacies put the right documentation policies and procedures in place.

BOC President, CEO Recognized

Claudia Zacharias named as a 2016 SmartCEO Circle of Excellence Finalist

Problem Solvers

Expanding with Medicare in Mind

When a provider expands into a new Medicare product category it must satisfy various requirements, starting with accreditation.

DMEPOS Accreditation for Pharmacies: First-Hand Advice

Several key tips from one pharmacist on how other pharmacies should approach DME accreditation.

Accreditation Renewal

2016 HME Handbook

How to Approach Accreditation Renewal

Given the benefits of accreditation, it’s important that providers get the most that they can out of renewal.

Pharmacy Accreditation

Building Community, Building Credibility

Accreditation is not just about revenue streams — it's also about being able to service your community. Here’s what you need to know about pharmacy accreditation.

Accreditation Strategy

2016 HME Handbook

How to Use Accreditation to Sharpen Your HME Business Strategy

Many providers see DMEPOS accreditation as an obligation, but the process has considerable strategic value.

BOC Sunsets Orthotic, Prosthetic, Pedorthic Certifications

Accrediting and credentialing organization says move will not impact existing certificants.

Accreditation and Audits

Two accreditation experts discuss the relationship between accreditation and audits.

Medtrade Spring Details Feb. 29 Workshops

Annual industry event will kick off with in-depth presentations covering DME certification, billing and A/R, sales, and a compression fitter’s course.



BOC Pres. & CEO Elected as Board Chair of ICE

Zacharias will help lead association that is aimed at advancing accreditation in various industries.

BOC Experts Collaborate to Update Tests

Subject matter specialists work to renew all of accrediting organization’s certification exams.

Observation Deck

Identifying DME Deficiencies

On-site visits from accrediting organization The Compliance Team help shed some light on deficiencies that DMEPOS providers commonly share and how they should address them.

HQAA Celebrating 10-Year Anniversary at Heartland

Accreditation organization will celebrate the milestone at the upcoming 2015 edition of the VGM conference.

mobility patient satisfaction

State of Satisfaction

The State of Mobility Satisfaction

New data from The Compliance Team helps standard mobility providers benchmark their patient satisfaction against national trends, and how patients are replying might surprise some.

2015 HME Handbook

How to Approach Accreditation When Expanding Your Business

There are many cases in which a provider will expand into a new product category, and with that category it must satisfy a variety of requirements, including accreditation.

2015 HME Handbook

How to Document Patient Satisfaction as Part of Accreditation

While there might be an accreditation requirement to do so, documenting patient satisfaction, simply makes good business sense, because it give provides with the kind of information they can use to improve outcomes and win over referral partners.

Florida Recognizes BOC for HME Accreditation

Agency for Health Care Administration selects accrediting organization to accredit HME suppliers in the sunshine state.

Oxygen Satisfaction

State of Satisfaction

The State of Oxygen Satisfaction

New feature from HMEB: Data from accrediting organization The Compliance Team sheds some light on key pieces of patient data. This month we examine national oxygen patient satisfaction.

HME Provider trends and challenges

Industry Roundtable

Go Time for HME

Members of HMEB's Editorial Advisory Board share their expert insights on key market and reimbursement trends that are directly impacting providers, as well as business and industry initiatives on which providers must act.

The Key to Patient Engagement