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News from ATS 2018: Philips, ResMed back combined therapy

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05/22/2018

SAN DIEGO – Royal Philips announced new data at ATS 2018 that suggests combining home oxygen therapy with home non-invasive ventilation as treatment for chronically hypercapnic COPD patients is more effective and less expensive than HOT alone.

Pediatric Home Service sees telemedicine as bonus opportunity

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04/20/2018

ROSEVILLE, Minn. – A patient homecare visit that would normally take about six hours with travel time took Jill Anderson, a respiratory therapist with Pediatric Home Service, 30 minutes to complete using telemedicine.

Home Oxygen Company, Philips partner on ‘virtual’ model

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02/23/2018

MODESTO, Calif. – Provider Todd Usher says there’s a better way to get patients set up on oxygen and it doesn’t involve delivery trucks.

CMS upends oxygen CMN

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02/16/2018

WASHINGTON – CMS has changed the guidelines for reporting a patient’s oxygen flow rate on a CMN, a move that will have two serious implications for providers, particularly those servicing the critically ill, says Andrea Stark.

LifeCare Solutions leaves California

Bid rates are ‘unsustainable,’ says company’s CEO
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07/07/2017

PHOENIX – LifeCare Solutions has begun transitioning patients as it prepares to exit the California market, says company exec Robert Fahlman.

RRI reaches 15-year milestone

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06/20/2017

ST. LOUIS – Responsive Respiratory, Inc. celebrates 15 years in business as a manufacturer and distributor of high-pressure home oxygen equipment and supplies this year.

Congresswoman releases support letter

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05/18/2017

WASHINGTON – Rep. Cathy McMorris-Rodgers. R-Wash., is circulating a sign-on letter asking HHS Secretary Tom Price to make significant changes to HME policy.

Inogen sees growth curve for POCs

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05/12/2017

GOLETA, Calif. – Are Inogen’s continued strong earnings a sign that HME providers are finally adopting portable oxygen concentrators in larger numbers?

Yes, says CEO Scott Wilkinson, but don’t get too carried away.

Pacific Pulmonary settles whistleblower lawsuit

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04/26/2017

NOVATO, Calif. – Pacific Pulmonary Services has agreed to pay $11.4 million to resolve allegations that it participated in a kickback scheme for home oxygen and sleep therapy equipment.

The company admits to no wrongdoing.

Non-delivery delivers results

Provider Todd Usher says technology and a non-delivery model have given hime a 'fighting chance'
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03/27/2017

The cornerstone of Home Oxygen Company is its non-delivery model, says co-founder Todd Usher. The Modesto, Calif.-based provider started out as an oxygen provider in 2007 and has grown to include a full line of home medical equipment and supplies.

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