Mobility


Provider Strategy

Approving PASH

Power adjustable seat height for mobility users is not only 'medical,' but it is also predominantly 'funded.'

Drum Line Heralds New Day for Invacare

DME manufacturer enters August no longer under the injunction of its FDA consent decree, ending nearly five years of heavily restricted production and sales.

AAHomecare Providers Educate DME MAC, PDAC Staff

ATPs, manufacturer reps aimed to help staffers better understand mobility devices in order to minimize confusion and smooth claims and coding for devices.

United Spinal Taps Lisa Wells for Board

CMS Exempts CRT Accessories from Bidding-Derived Pricing

Concerted advocacy push combined with sympathetic agency leadership and lawmaker involvement pays off with protection for CRT providers, patients.

U.S. Rehab, Rifton Give Back at Heartland

The VGM division and vendor work with Iowa children’s charity to present adaptive tricycles to four youths with special needs.

House Letter Offers Tool for Regulatory Reform

The Congressional sign-on letter wrapped with 154 signatures, giving Price, Verma leverage for internal bidding reforms at CMS.

House Sign-On Letter Continues Gathering Traction

Letter to Price, Verma calling for various bid reforms now boast more than 100 lawmakers’ signatures.



Thomas Rossnagel Steps Down as CEO of Sunrise Medical

Chairman of the board praised 20-year veteran of the firm for his efforts to grow the company; search is on for replacement.

Blackburn Receives PAMS Advocacy Award

Industry advocate recognized for her longstanding legislative efforts on behalf of the industry.

AAHomecare Maintains Legislative Momentum

A week after a successful Washington Conference, AAHomecare and industry advocates keep driving support for House sign-on letter.

Congressional Letter Calls for DME, CRT Reforms

Authored by bi-partisan group of lawmakers, letter asks HHS’s Price and CMS’s Verma for key four reforms that would protect providers, patients.

RAC Reviews Underpayments Made on Group 3 Wheelchair Options

Effort by van Halem Group will see RAC recover incorrect reductions owed to suppliers

CRT Stakeholders Take Their Message to Congress

Wide range of CRT advocates from across the country back legislation to protect CRT on Capitol Hill.

Sailing Underscores CRT’s Crucial Role

Powerful presentation from ALS patient and advocate Steve Saling reminds national CRT conference attendees why their efforts to protect CRT access are so important.

Etac Appoints New North American President

Ryan Williams will have responsibility over the Convaid and R82 brands in North America.

Invacare Makes Headway on Consent Decree

Manufacturer completes final two steps needed to allow FDA to inspect facilities; length of inspection process or ensuing work remains unknown.

Aging in place

Products & Technology

Rethinking Aging in Place

Aging in place isn’t just home access. It represents a broad array of new service opportunities for the senior market. What are some top product categories that providers can use to jump in?

Observation Deck

The Next Big Opportunity?

Providers should explore the renewed world of airway clearance. It just could be the next major product category for HME.

When Ignorance Becomes Discrimination

Mobility Management editor Laurie Watanabe discusses the implications of Pride/Quantum PR GM Mark Smith’s ejection from an American Airlines flight.

Podcast: HME's Emerging COVID-19 Protocols

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