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NBC News reports on Medicare fraud

Wednesday, December 5, 2007

Tune into NBC Nightly News this evening, Dec. 5, for a report on Medicare fraud and abuse by correspondent Mark Potter. Unlike a New York Times story that ran Nov. 30, this report looks like it might be fair and balanced.

The HME industry has arrived

Monday, December 3, 2007

I received an interesting email Friday in regards to the story in the New York Times, “Golden Opportunities: Oxygen Suppliers Fight to Keep a Medicare Boon.” If you haven’t read it, t

Grow your own

Wednesday, November 28, 2007

This strikes me as kind of odd, but maybe it is not. In a recent poll

AAHomecare: Attend Medtrade shows

Wednesday, November 21, 2007

AAHomecare gave a “strong endorsement of Medtrade as the premier trade show for the home medical equipment industry,” and encouraged providers and manufacturers to attend the spring and fall shows in a statement today.

Medtrade director: Two exibitors do not make or break a trade show

Friday, November 16, 2007

HME News asked Medtrade Show Director Kevin Bird a few questions about Invacare's decision not to attend the Medtrade shows next year. Here's what he had to say:

Invacare drops out of Medtrade

Thursday, November 15, 2007

Here's some big news from Invacare. The industry giant announced this morning (Nov. 15) that it will not exhibit at either Medtrade Spring or the fall Medtrade show next year.

Industry responds

Thursday, November 15, 2007

The responses to the OIG's report comparing Medicare and Internet prices for power mobility devices (PMDs) are streaming in.

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