Also Noted

Ackerman replaces Landauer as AAH treasurer

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06/05/2014

WASHINGTON – Steve Ackerman, president and CEO of Spectrum Medical, has joined AAHomecare’s executive committee as treasurer.

VGM to host congressional staffers at annual event

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06/04/2014

WATERLOO, Iowa – The VGM Group and People for Quality Care will host a town hall forum for congressional staffers during the Heartland Conference in June.

Pride appoints national sales manager for retail

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06/04/2014

EXETER, Pa. – Pride Mobility Products has named Rick Michael as national sales manager, retail mobility, it announced June 3. Michael has 15 years of experience in the mobility industry, according to a release.

Cape Medical moves resupply online

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06/03/2014

SANDWICH, Mass. – Cape Medical Supply on June 2 launched a MyResupply web portal, allowing its CPAP customers to reorder their supplies as if they were ordering a book on Amazon.

Moneyline: ResMed, Liberator Medical, Aeroflow

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06/03/2014

ResMed Director Christopher Roberts has sold 25,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred May 29. The stock was sold at an average price of $49.73 for a total value of about $1.2 million.

‘Enjoy Life’ program kicks off

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06/03/2014

ATLANTA – Sports n’ Spokes, the sports and recreation magazine of the Paralyzed Veterans of America, has teamed up with Life After Spinal Cord Injury, a nonprofit program of UroMed, and Wheel:Life, an online community, to encourage people with disabilities to “Get Out &am

DME MACs update face-to-face guidelines

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05/30/2014

WASHINGTON – The DME MACs on May 29 revised a bulletin on the face-to-face requirement to add information clarifying who may perform the in-person visit and the responsibilities of the ordering

Brightree, McKesson streamline ordering

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05/30/2014

ATLANTA – As part of a new integrated electronic purchasing program with McKesson, Brightree users can now view item item availability in real time; perform one-touch drop shipments; and receive automatic confirmations, including delivery notifications.

Booth space at Medtrade going fast

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05/30/2014

ATLANTA – Medtrade has already booked most of its booth space for the Oct. 20-23 event in Atlanta, according to show organizers. As of May 29, 93% of space has been booked, and show organizers say they expect the remaining 7% to be sold in the coming months.

OIG report finds jump in redeterminations

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05/29/2014

WASHINGTON – Medicare contractors processed 2.9 million redeterminations in 2012, an increase of 33% since 2008, according to the Office of Inspector General (OIG) semi-annual report to Congress.

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