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NCAMES Advancing N.C.’s Bricks and Mortar Bill

H623 would require DME providers operating in North Carolina to maintain physical location in the state.

Senate Passes Binding Bids Legislation

Bundled into the “doc fix” bill, the pivotal competitive bidding reform heads to Pres. Obama to be signed into law.

NCAMES to Visit Sen. Burr's Staff

Meeting will focus on the impact nationwide expansion of competitive bidding in 2016 would have on providers, patients.

Drive Makes Two Acquisitions

DME maker picks up Columbia Medical and Park House Healthcare.

NCAMES to Visit Sen. Burr's Staff

Meeting will focus on the impact nationwide expansion of competitive bidding in 2016 would have on providers, patients.

Sunrise Medical Buys Switch-It

Purchase expands company’s reach in CRT arena by adding special drive, input controls.

Brightree, Apacheta Unveil Mobile Delivery Management

System helps HME providers optimize deliveries via smartphones and tablets.

VGM Joins AAHomecare Corporate Partner Program

Member group ups its commitment as a Bronze Level Corporate Partner.

MED Group Expands Payor Network

Addition includes Prime Health Services, MultiPlan’s Texas True Choice Network, Stratose.

Industry Scores an Audit Win

Association worked with CMS to change the automatic RAC audits on DME claims related to Part A SNF, hospital stays.

Home access opportunities for HME providers

Business Solutions

Home Access: Sharing Strengths

Home access opportunities for HME providers are booming like the population they serve, but it takes the right expertise and the right relationships to build a solid business. This month's cover story examines how providers can build their home access skills and referral networks.

Observation Deck

Fight for the Future of HME

The May 20-21 Washington Legislative Conference gives HME professionals a chance to back several key industry initiatives in person on Capitol Hill.

Medicare Audit Update

Business Solutions

Treading Carefully

Medicare audits represent a shifting landscape in which audit contractors change their targets and priorities. We look at the latest changes and how providers should adjust, as well as the industry’s efforts to reform the currently out-of-control program.

Product Solutions


HME software has helped providers unlock information that can lead to powerful changes in their businesses. What are some of the latest options?

Editor's Note

HME's Glass is Half Full

After years of gloom, the year 2015 is giving the HME industry good reason to take heart.

Provider Strategy

Making New Connections

The business of LinkedIn is building business. How can HME professionals leverage this powerful tool to advance their businesses as well as careers?

Home Access Products

Home access providers must build a bedrock foundation of product knowledge. Here are some of the latest offerings on the market.

Problem Solvers

Getting the Most from a Good Thing

As popular as POCs and home filling systems have become, a learning curve remains. How can providers help patients to maximize their portable oxygen usage?

Private Payor Tips

Business Solutions

Private Payor Pro-Tips

Two industry experts sit down with HMEB to discuss the opportunities in the private payor arena and how providers can take advantage of them.

Stand Up for Homecare Recognizes Those Who ‘Give Back’

Paralympian discusses life after spinal chord injury at fundraiser befitting advocacy groups and patient-facing initiatives.


The Legal Side of Retail
Learn about the critical legal aspects of retail sales providers must know.

Top 10 Audit Tips
Join our industry expert speaker, Wayne van Halem, to find out how to survive audits and how to win them.

Next Level Retail
Find out how to leverage the web to effectively advance your cash sales strategy.