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AAHomecare Urges Providers to Attend Upcoming Legislative Conference

May 24-25 Washington Legislative Conference will leverage prime opportunity to work with receptive Congress and HHS.

CMS Slates Second Prior Auth. Special ODF

Second Open Door Forum will take place on March 21 and provides forum for additional discussion on prior authorization for K0856 and K0861.

Verma Takes Helm of CMS

After Senate votes 55-43 to approve Seema Verma as CMS Administrator, she takes first joint action with HHS Secretary Price.

CMS Slates Prior Authorization Call

March 16 Open Door Forum will focus on prior authorization process for power wheelchairs.

CRT Legislation Reintroduced in Both Chambers

House and Senate bills aim to protect complex rehab accessories from bid pricing.

CMS Slates CURES Act Feedback Call

March 23 call give stakeholders an opportunity provide agency with feedback on impact of bid expansion.

NY Providers Reduce Incontinence Cuts

NEMEP, AAHomecare advocacy effort leads N.Y. Dept. of Health to limit its reimbursement cuts.

AAHomecare Asks HHS to Repeal Full Bid Expansion Rates

Letter from association asks HHS Secretary Tom Price to set rates for rural/non-bid areas at the 50-50, phase-in rates.



Washington Update: Maintain the Advocacy Push

Despite having an industry champion heading up HHS, AAHomecare emphasizes needs for providers to keep telling their stories.

Aging Homeowners Expanding Home Remodeling Market

Increasing home accessibility needs are helping push growth in the remodeling market.

National CRT Conference Slated for April 26-27

Event will see complex rehab stakeholders lobby lawmakers and staff to protect CRT and accessories.

Numotion Launches SoftWheel Demo Program

No obligation demo program lets manual wheelchair users try in-wheel suspension system.

Brightree, ADSI Enhance Sleep Diagnostics

Integration of ADSI with Brightree software is intended to streamline business processes and improve service turnaround time for patients.

Leitten Study: HME Saves Medicare Significant Sums

Annual savings to Medicare program range from $23 to $41 for every dollar invested in HME; translates to millions annually.

Industry Heads for Medtrade Spring

This year's installment blends enhanced educational offerings and an expo housing nearly 200 exhibitors.

Universal Software Schedules 2017 User Conference

Third annual user conference adds two-day boot camps.

CMS CURES Guidance Raises Additional Concerns

Language of last week’s direction from CMS causes uncertainty over CMS's rate-setting methodology.

Health Spending to Grow 5.6% Over 2016-2025

Health expenditures will grow faster than GDP and represent an increasingly larger share of GDP.

CAIRE Opens New Service Center

North Florida facility will provide authorized repairs to respiratory equipment.

Quantum Rehab to Showcase Q6 Edge 2.0 Power Base at ISS

Company focuses on "consumer-inspired, independence-based" complex rehab technologies for 2017 International Seating Symposium.

Grow Your Advanced Wound Care Business

Advanced wound care offers many opportunities to create new revenue streams and help a population that most DME providers already serve.

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