People: Todd Tyson Presented with Legislative Award

AAHomecare recognizes DME president with 2014 Legislative Advocate Award for advocacy leadership.

The American Association for Homecare honored Todd Tyson, president, Hi-Tech Healthcare (Marietta, Ga.) with the 2014 Legislative Advocate Award during the association's May 6-8 Washington Legislative Conference.

Tyson was recognized with the award for being an exemplary member whose contributions of time, effort and leadership have advanced the AAHomecare's government affairs efforts, according to a statement from the association.

"Tyson’s leadership inspired others to be involved in advocacy and had a direct impact on the homecare community," the statement read.

Teresa Tatum, executive director of the Georgia Association of Medical Equipment Services accepted the award on Tyson’s behalf.

"There is no one more deserving and more inspirational than Todd Tyson when it comes to leading and advocating for positive change in the industry,” she said.

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