Bills have been introduced into the state General Assembly’s Senate and House that would remove sales tax for retail transactions of breast pumps and related supplies starting July 1.
The association is calling on providers to urge their Representatives to be original co-sponsors for draft legislation that would apply a 90/10 reimbursement rate to items in Round 2021’s 13 un-awarded categories.
Rep. Sharice Davids (D-Kan.) meets with representatives of two Kansas HME providers, as well as MAMES, to better understand how the narrowed semiconductor supply is impacting their businesses and patients.
Early rates offer a discount on registration for both expo and educational conference passes for the April 4-6 HME industry event in Phoenix, Ariz.
The NHIA and several other organizations urged the FDA and state regulatory agencies to investigate and regulate direct access infusion businesses to protect supplies and patients.
- By David Kopf
- Jan 20, 2022
The Florida association has moved the event to Feb. 16-17 and added a reception with dinner and drinks to the first day.
National provider of CRT products and services opens new office in Elmhurst, marking its first location in Illinois.
The new catalog features expanded respiratory and sleep product sections and showcases the company’s expanding line of value-added products.
The combined entity will serve HME providers in all 50 states and will hold more than 70 percent of the U.S. market for oxygen concentrator repairs.
Working with Keybridge Communications, AAHomecare undertook a 9-month media drive that secured nearly 100 print, online and TV placements calling for market-based reimbursement.
The women’s HME-focused event will move from Feb. 5-7 to May 1-3 due to caution over the recent surge in Covid-19 cases.
HME eprescription company joins the association’s Diamond tier of corporate partners to help advance the industry’s public policy efforts.
The global healthcare logistics company has entered a definitive agreement to purchase the national HME provider for $37.50 in cash per share of common stock.
The interoperability initiative will help the national infusion provider and its referral partners coordinate care for more than 250,000 patients.
Stakeholders develop a document to educate payers, Medicaid programs on the need for patient access to key urological products.
The new site offers a more mobile-compatible design and improved aesthetics to help users navigate competitive bidding information.
The solution helps users stay active while in the home and can be moved easily around the household.
CEO of Reliable Medical Supply is recognized for exemplary services and for setting high care and organizational standards.
The independent diagnostic testing facility added support for the increasingly popular style of oximeter after requests from DMEs.
The association has analyzed the top 25 items in the 2022 DMEPOS fee schedule, which saw a larger than usual increase due to gains in the Consumer Price Index.
Both audit program contractors have announced new audits for surgical dressings, enteral nutrition, and parenteral nutrition.
The device continuously monitors the face velocity airflow of a pharmacy fume hood.
The free online Awards Presentation & Panel Discussion gives HME industry members a chance to learn more about the winner and finalists.
Bill would also extend the pause on the 2% Medicare sequestration cuts. The legislation now goes to President Biden to be signed into law.
The move blocks a nationwide vaccine requirement for Federal contractors and subcontractors to have employees being fully vaccinated by Jan. 18, 2022.