Also Noted

Medtrade Spring: First time exhibitors, Early Rates

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02/19/2019

Medtrade Spring show organizers report about 40 first time exhibitors will be at the expo this year. “Companies are seeing opportunities in the DME industry,” said Kevin Gaffney, vice president and group show director.

QS/1 partnership enhances patient communications

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02/19/2019

SPARTANBURG, S.C. – QS/1 has partnered with Digital Pharmacist to offer secure, HIPAA-compliant ways for pharmacies to communicate with patients through a variety of platforms.

Lymphedema bill reintroduced

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02/15/2019

WASHINGTON – Sens. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., and Todd Young, R-Ind., reintroduced The Lymphedema Treatment Act on Feb. 14. The bill, S.

PHS adds Dr. Schmerling to board

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02/15/2019

ST. PAUL, Minn. – Pediatric Home Service, an independent pediatric homecare company, has appointed a new board member: Dr. James Schmerling, DHA, FACHE, president and CEO of Connecticut Children’s Medical Center.

Billing reminders: RTLT modifiers, DWOs, ABNs

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02/15/2019

WATERLOO, Iowa – HCPCS codes that require the RTLT modifiers need to be on two separate claim lines effective for dates of service beginning March 1, VGM has alerted providers.

KMESA calls for support of MCO-related bill

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02/14/2019

FRANKFORT, Ky. – KMESA is asking HME providers in Kentucky to support HB 224. Introduced last week by State Rep. Kim Moser, the bill seeks to ensure that DME providers are paid at the rate set by Kentucky Medicaid.

FODAC joins volunteer coalition

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02/14/2019

TUCKER, Ga. – Friends of Disabled Adults and Children has been accepted into National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (National VOAD), a coalition of volunteer organizations dedicated to helping survivors and their communities in the wake of disasters.

Law firm launches investigation, seeks info on Inogen

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02/14/2019

SAN DIEGO – Johnson Fistel, LLP, along with the California Deputy Attorney General, is investigating potential claims against Inogen for violations of state and federal securities laws in connection with statements the company made to the investing public.

PE firm invests in Montgomery DME

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02/13/2019

LOS ANGELES – Monument MicroCap Partners has recapitalized Montgomery DME (MDME), a provider of DME to hospices in Los Angeles and surrounding counties, according to PEHub.com.

CVS debuts expanded healthcare concept stores

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02/13/2019

HOUSTON – CVS is debuting three HealthHUB locations in Houston as it seeks to shift more floor space from retail goods to healthcare services, according to an article in USA Today.

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