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Bill would add sleep apnea screening to Medicare preventive physicals

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05/23/2014

DARIEN, Ill. – Under a bill introduced this week, Medicare would screen for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) during initial preventative physical exams, according to an American Academy of Sleep Medicine release.

People in the news: Tracy, Zelenko, Cox

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05/23/2014

Bret Tracy has been named MK Battery’s national sales director.

Numotion expands in Wisconsin, Mobility Plus sells

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05/22/2014

EAU CLAIRE, Wis., and TULSA, Okla. – Numotion has acquired Eau Claire, Wis.-based Reliant Rehab Service & Supply, a provider of mobility equipment and DME accessories.

Prepayment review focuses on CPAP

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05/22/2014

INDIANAPOLIS – National Government Services, the Jurisdiction B DME MAC, plans to target CPAP devices for a widespread prepayment medical review, it announced in a message yesterday.

Medela picks up Acacia’s enteral feeding division

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05/22/2014

MCHENRY, Ill. – Medela has completed its acquisition of the enteral feeding assets of Brea, Calif.-based Acacia, which produces neonatal feeding devices, according to a release.

Harmar names new leader

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05/21/2014

SARASOTA – Harmar has appointed Drew McCartney as its new president and CEO, the company announced May 20. He succeeds who Chad Williams, who will remain with Harmar on its board of directors.

SCA readies technology launch

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05/21/2014

PHILADELPHIA – SCA is poised to launch Tena Identifi, a new sensor-based technology for continence care, in the U.S., the manufacturer announced this week. The technology is in the final stages of regulatory clearance, according to a press release.

Provider expands with 101 Mobility franchise

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05/20/2014

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. – 101 Mobility has awarded West Virginia territory to Bob Murdock, owner of Access & Mobility Products, the company recently announced.

Home Care Medical marks 40 years

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05/20/2014

MILWAUKEE – Home Care Medical will celebrate its 40th anniversary next weekend with an open house May 31 at its retail location here. The event will include a cookout and music from a local radio host.

Liberator Medical holds steady

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05/16/2014

STUART, Fla. – Liberator Medical’s reported a sales of $17.6 million for its second fiscal quarter ended March 31, 2014, a 5.3% increase compared to the same period in 2013, the company announced May 15. Net income for the quarter was $1.6 million.

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