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CPAP helps keep COPD patients out of hospitals, study shows

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07/12/2017

TUCSON, Ariz. – Although PAP therapy is associated with a reduction in hospitalization for COPD patients, more than 92% of patients are not receiving the therapy, according to a recently published study funded by Royal Philips. The retrospective study, led by Dr.

US power soccer team takes second place in World Cup

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07/12/2017

KISSIMEE, Fla. – Team USA has taken second place in the 2017 Fédération Internationale of Powerchair Football Association (FIPFA) World Cup in Kissimee, Fla. Team USA was going for its third consecutive World Cup win.

Hospital HME, DASCO form partnership

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07/11/2017

POINT PLEASANT, Ohio – Pleasant Valley Hospital’s HME division has entered into a joint venture with DASCO Home Medical Equipment, the Gallipolis Daily Tribune reports.

SleepQuest buys Grove Medical

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07/11/2017

SAN CARLOS, Calif. – SleepQuest, a national provider of care management services for obstructive sleep apnea, has acquired Grove Medical Equipment in Anaheim, Calif. SleepQuest closed on the transaction on June 30 and began serving Grove Medical’s customers on July 1.

Lifeway Mobility buys Total Access of New England

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07/11/2017

HARTFORD, Conn. – Lifeway Mobility, an accessibility solutions company based here, has acquired Total Access of New England. Total Access will operate as Lifeway Mobility from a new office near Westborough, Mass., and continue to serve the Greater Boston area.

People in the news: Laura Williard, Lauren Barranti

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07/07/2017

AAHomecare has promoted Laura Williard to vice president of payer relations.

Short takes: BOC, QS/1

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07/07/2017

The Board of Certification/Accreditation has named Harry “J.R.” Brandt as the inaugural recipient of the Jim Newberry Award for Extraordinary Services.

Graham-Field uses grant to increase exposure

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07/06/2017

ATLANTA – Graham-Field has received a $5,000 grant and been named a semi-finalist in the Atlanta Metro Export Challenge, a competition sponsored by JPMorgan Chase, UPS and Partnership Gwinnett.

PHS ranks among best workplaces

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07/06/2017

ST. PAUL, Minn. – Pediatric Home Service has been recognized as one of the 2017 Top 150 Minnesota Workplaces for the seventh year in a row. The Star Tribune ranked PHS second out of 109 mid-sized companies, according to a press release.

Ottobock backs Invictus Games

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07/06/2017

AUSTIN, Texas – Ottobock Healthcare will support the Invictus Games for the third year in a row, the mobility solutions supplier announced in a press release.

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