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Public enemy No. 1

Wednesday, February 5, 2014

Walt Gorski, formerly of AAHomecare, once told me that audits were a bigger issue for HME providers than competitive bidding.

I’m starting to believe him.

Medicare beneficiaries blast audits in new video

‘Twenty-eights years in a wheelchair and I’ve never had an issue until now,” says one beneficiary

WATERLOO, Iowa – In a new video, People for Quality Care (PFQC), the advocacy arm of The VGM Group, zooms in on CMS’s crippling audit program.

Case managers have stacks of complaints

Wednesday, November 13, 2013
Jerry Hall
owner, Hall-Moore Medical Supplies

On Nov. 5, the North Florida Coalition of Home Medical Equipment providers coordinated a meeting between several of the largest hospital systems in North Florida, along with some nursing facilities and the local offices of Sens. Bill Nelson and Marco Rubio, and Rep. Ander Crenshaw.

'Get in there'

Bill will get passed one lawmaker at a time, Florida coalition says

OCCC – A coalition of HME providers from Florida gathered in Room W209A on Wednesday morning to share its success story in convincing Rep. Bill Posey, R-Fla., to co-sponsor H.R. 1717.

Staff from Posey’s office was also there.

National complex rehab conference announced


ARLINGTON, Va. – NCART and NRRTS will combine CELA, the National Medicaid Summit and a new CRT Leadership Day into a three-day conference April 30-May 2, 2013, in Arlington, Va.