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It’s starting to trickle in

Friday, June 7, 2013

This is going to be a quick blog*, but I wanted to share with you the first piece of data to come in for our 2013 State of the Industry Report (which contains 2012 data).

Each year, we track the number of DMEPOS providers that bill Medicare in five categories:

Edge Medical Supply buys Jones Medical Equipment


TYLER, Texas – Edge Medical Supply has purchased the assets of Jones Medical Equipment, a Corsicana, Texas-based respiratory and home medical equipment provider.

ATG Rehab adds depth in two states


ROCKY HILL, Conn., and APEX, N.C. – ATG Rehab has expanded its services in North Carolina and Virginia by acquiring the complex rehab business of Carolina Mobility & Seating.

Five lessons learned from an HME newbie

Wednesday, July 18, 2012
Travis Conn
Communications manager at Grace Healthcare

The following guest commentary expresses a few things that I have learned during my first six months in the HME industry. For some readers, what follows is surely well-known. Others may shake their heads in disagreement. But this commentary isn’t really for them.

Two new interesting, one odd

Monday, December 12, 2011

I wrote a story for the January issue, which we're wrapping up tomorrow, about consolidation in the manufacturing market for home medical equipment.

A clue about consolidation?

Friday, July 29, 2011

Each year, we publish a State of the Industry Report full of data that gives you a snapshot of the industry from year to year.

(Go here to download last year's report.)

What put an end to Fuller Rehab?

Friday, February 4, 2011

Ringgold, Ga.-based Fuller Rehab has closed its doors and a bank has seized its assets, according to a story published today in the Chattanooga Times Free Press. Here are the details, according to the newspaper:

Complex rehab consolidation continues

Friday, December 3, 2010

United Seating and Mobility (USM) announced this week that it has picked up three RehabTECH branches: Fridley, Minn, which serves the greater Minneapolis area.; Oak Creak, Wis., which serves the greater Milwaukee