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Stakeholders streamline complex rehab fly-in

‘We feel that with the constraints we’re working under, a condensed version will be easier for folks,’ says Don Clayback
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01/13/2017

ALEXANDRIA, Va. – NCART and NRRTS are shaking up their annual fly-in to Washington, D.C., to accommodate complex rehab providers who are strapped for time and cash.

Remedy for retail

Provider bets on wellness model
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01/13/2017

FLETCHER, N.C. – As many retailers push for a greater online presence to woo would-be customers, Remedy Health & Wellness is taking a different approach, putting the focus squarely on customers who walk through its doors.

U.S. Rehab leverages outcomes tool to snag big contract

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01/13/2017

WATERLOO, Iowa – U.S. Rehab has secured a Humana contract for its members for complex rehab and mobility products and services at higher reimbursement rates.

In brief: Mum’s still the word at CMS, Drive makes buy

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01/13/2017

WASHINGTON – Industry stakeholders were still waiting for word from CMS at press time on Friday on how the agency plans to retroactively delay a second round of reimbursement cuts in non-competitive bidding areas.

CMS outlines qualifications for O&P

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01/13/2017

WASHINGTON – CMS published a sweeping proposed rule in the Federal Register on Jan. 12 outlining the qualifications needed for practitioners and suppliers to furnish and fabricate prosthetics and custom-fabricated orthotics, and the accreditation requirements needed to bill for them.

Work group expands focus on Medicaid issues

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01/12/2017

WASHINGTON – AAHomecare’s State Leaders Council has formed a work group to explore ways to address competitive bid pricing for Medicaid.

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Poll

HME NewsPoll February 2017

The larger trends in retail point to online vs. in-store sales. A recent headline in the Wall Street Journal read: “In-Store declines drag down traditional retailers?"