Oxygen

Features & Articles

  • 2020 HME Business Handbook: Oxygen
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    Expanding Your Oxygen Care and Business Performance

    Regardless of the COVID-19 pandemic, the need to serve increasing numbers of home respiratory patients continues to expand. How do HME providers meet that demand? 07/29/2020

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    Expanding Your Oxygen Care and Business Performance

    The COVID-19 PHE has created a lot of complication for oxygen providers, but there are some key ways to expand care and appeal to referral partners and patients that hold true regardless of the pandemic. 05/01/2020

  • The Spiro Merger: The Best of Both Worlds

    A Q&A with the three HME business leaders that formed the recently announced Spiro brand to get a deeper look at what motivated the merger, their branding, technology approach and strategy for serving their New England markets. 04/23/2020

  • Products & Technology
    HMEB New Product Award 2019

    The Best of the Best

    Now in the sixth year of hosting the annual HMEB New Products Award competition, our panel of provider judges has landed on some HME products and services that truly deserve some time in the spotlight. 12/01/2019

  • Portable Oxygen Product Solutions

    The demand is high for machines that can provide the right mix of portability, battery life and tank capacity to fit patient lifestyles. 12/01/2019

  • HME, CRT Professional Services Firm ATLAS- RPM Adds New Coach

    As a veteran mobility provider, Maxine Paul, ATP, brings a unique blend of skills, expertise and experience to professional services company serving the CRT and HME markets. 10/17/2019

  • Products & Technology
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    Medtrade's Atlanta Product Roundup

    This year’s edition of the annual conference and expo will round up a veritable cattle drive of products and services for HME providers. So we lassoed up some compelling items that will be on display to give you a sneak peek. 10/01/2019

  • Product Spotlight
    Q-Connect

    Fleet Management Comes to HME

    All sorts of industries have tools to help them manage their equipment 'fleets.' Quality Biomedical aims to bring that to its customers with Q-Connect. 10/01/2019

  • Julie Beck Joins Invacare Board of Directors

    Financial executive with 30 years’ experience will service on the HME manufacturer’s Audit Committee and Nominating and Governance Committee. 09/19/2019

  • Products & Technology
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    Owning the Loop

    If we look at the sleep market, a compelling business case for remote patient monitoring comes into focus. RPM lets providers help referral partners provide better care and demonstrate outcomes to payers, which is a big differentiator. However, does RPM work for all categories? Moreover, for how long can HMEs expect to control the information loop? 09/05/2019

Webinars & Webcasts

  • COVID-19 in the Clinical Respiratory Environment

    Oxygen therapy is playing a critical role in the treatment and recovery of COVID-19 patients. Explore the path of the virus with guest speaker Keith Robinson MD, MS, FCCP, as he shares the pathophysiology of the virus and its four phases.

Podcasts

  • HME Business Podcast

    Respiratory HME and COVID-19

    One group of HME providers having to face COVID-19 head on are oxygen providers. The patients they serve are some of the most vulnerable to the disease. Josh Parnes, president of national provider AdaptHealth, which provides a full suite of HME supplies and services, including in-home and portable Oxygen, ventilation and CPAP and BIPAP, outlines the various steps his business has taken to protect both patients and staff during the pandemic. He also explains why providers must convince Congress and CMS to protect patient access to oxygen equipment during COVID-19.

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