Computer Software


Mediware Purchasing Kinnser Software

Deal should help software company become a sizable player in the alternate care market.

HME Handbook: Software

How to Employ Software to Study Key Performance Indicators

There are several key performance indicators providers should track, and today's HME software systems offer various tools to help them do it.

QS/1 President Announces Retirement

Devine ends 35-year career with HME software firm where she worked her way up the ranks.

Data Collection 2.0: A Q&A with Andrea Stark

How providers can better understand the ways their IT systems can serve up strategically advantageous data.

Claims Data

Products & Technology

The Great Claims Data Treasure Hunt

Effectively analyzing your billing and claims data can uncover big revenuegenerating and cashsaving opportunities, but most HME providers are not using data reporting and analysis to its fullest potential. Here's what you need to know.

Five Tips for Improving Patient Billing

Strategic approaches to improve billing efficiencies, sharpen staff effectiveness, and strengthen patient relationships.

Editor's Note

A New Attitude

CMS needs to change how it regards HME. How it helps shape the future of U.S. healthcare could depend on it.

Medforce Joins Homecare and Hospice Association

Post-acute software company hopes to assist National Association for Home Care and Hospice members.



QS/1 Parent Gets New CEO

Turfe will lead J M Smith Corp., which operates HME software company, as chairman and CEO.

Brightree, ADSI Enhance Sleep Diagnostics

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

Universal Software Schedules 2017 User Conference

Third annual user conference adds two-day boot camps.

Data Security

Products & Technology

Hacked: Data Security for HME Providers

The world of healthcare is becoming increasingly concerned with data security -- and with good reason. A casual glance at the headlines will show that hospitals and care networks are falling victim to attacks. Never before has patient and healthcare data been more in need of protection, and that includes HME businesses. What must providers do to protect their information and patients?

AAHomecare Convenes Hi Tech Work Group

Group will examine how new technologies for creating new care and reimbursement models.

ResMed: ‘1 Billion Sleeps Monitored’

Sleep manufacturer celebrates milestone of monitoring its billionth patient sleep session; underscores important of connected care.

Key trends building the HME industry

Business Solutions

Taking Shape

Every January, we project 10 key market, product, technology, reimbursement, regulatory, legislative, or patient care trends that will impact providers over the next 12 months. This year brings competitive bidding’s continued impact, audits, providers’ continued efforts to diversify and even reinvent their businesses, and more.

patient care

Products & Technology

Continuous, Connected Care

We have seen the ways remote patient monitoring has changed sleep therapy care, outcomes, and business models. What does this mean in terms of providers’ ability to improve care and outcomes? How will that benefit their referral partner relationships? What are the technology trends that will make it happen? What other HME segments might see increased monitoring? Diabetes? Oxygen?

bflow Integrates A/R Allegiance

Users of HME billing and management system will now have access to automated payment collections.

HME DNA

Products & Technology

HME DNA

Software systems continue to play a critical role in helping HME businesses increase their efficiency and drive cost out of their business models in order to buttress the bottom line in a changing market. And like a constantly developing market, these systems are broadening and evolving to help their users. We survey the latest developments.

HME Business New Product of the Year Award

HME Business Award Winners

Gold Medal Performers

The third annual HMEB New Product Awards program enjoyed even larger turnout this year. After careful consideration from our HME provider judges, we have announced 15 winning products across multiple categories. Learn the backstory of our winning offerings, and how these products can benefit providers and patients alike.

Problem Solvers

The Finer Points of e-Commerce

Once providers embrace the right perspective about e-commerce they'll see the learning curve isn't that steep.

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