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Be a champion for your patients, caregivers

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09/01/2016

Readers of HME News already know the statistics: The number of people with chronic care needs who wish to age at home will soon exceed the number of caregivers available to help.

Five keys to more profitable deliveries

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08/19/2016

Product uptime is the Holy Grail. But for providers of home medical equipment, it’s also expensive to ensure, with costly skilled field workers required to maintain these machines.

Entrepreneur destroyed

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08/19/2016

The letter below was sent to Rep. Mark Meadows, R-N.C.

Be fearless, but aware in new age of web marketing

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07/26/2016

The entire world depends upon creative leadership in all walks of life, from the creative arts to better living. The world of health care is certainly no exception.

CMS proposes changes for surety bonds

Do they counters abuses to the program, or place too heavy burdens on providers?
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07/26/2016

On March 1, 2016, CMS published a proposed rule that seeks to address a growing number of abuses of the federal healthcare program by certain Medicare providers.

Legislation solves simple problem

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07/25/2016

In an article posted to your website on June 1, 2016, titled “Accessibility groups wrangle over specifics of bill,” there were a number of statements included that were erroneously reported, and we, therefore, thought it paramount to send in this clarification.

Help make it all possible

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06/21/2016

It is a sport played in 27 countries. Thousands of uniquely gifted athletes of all ages compete. Scores of spectators are amazed. It touches hearts and changes lives.

For tech, benefits outweigh costs

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05/20/2016

2016 is proving to be another exciting year for information technology in the HME industry.

Opportunity knocks for HME

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03/21/2016

HME suppliers, large and small, are consolidating at a rapid pace. Case in point, German company Linde’s (Lincare) pending acquisition of American HomePatient. Expect to see more large deals happening in 2016.

The battle continues for accessories

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02/22/2016

It is quite remarkable that Congress has to pass a law to get Medicare to follow a law passed seven years prior, and beyond disturbing that when Congress does take such action, Medicare responds with an unprecedented six-month implementation delay, which will p

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