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Sunrise unleashes Web information

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01/31/2002

LONGMONT, Colo. - Sunrise Medical unveiled its new Web site last month, one that provides a ton of transactional and product information intended to make providers more successful.

CAS recalls Ami Apnea monitors

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01/31/2002

BRANDFORD, Conn. - CAS Medical Systems is voluntarily recalling all Ami and Ami Plus Apnea monitors manufactured since 1997 by Nellcor Puritan Bennett, Mallinckrodt and CAS Medical Systems.

Respironics pushes sales envelope with acquisition

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01/31/2002

PITTSBURGH, Pa. - Respironics is pushing the $500 million sales envelope now that it has announced plans to acquire Nova-metrix, a cardiorespiratory company whose primary business is centered in the hospital.

The state of the market

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01/31/2002

Manufacturers are bending over backward trying to find homes for scooters in HME showrooms, knowing the equipment's often considered an orphan of the power wheelchair.

Amigo continues to develop dealer network

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01/31/2002

BRIDGEPORT, Mi. - While Electric Mobility believes its best chance for success lies in selling direct to the consumer, Amigo Mobility International, a one-time proponent of selling direct, is sprinting in the opposite direction.

Sleeping his way to success

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01/31/2002

Killmer to add two centers, gross $1.5M in 2002

Update

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01/31/2002

MUNDELEIN, Ill. - Medline has teamed up with COSTA MESA, Calif.

Wardwell retires from CMS after 30 years

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01/31/2002

WASHINGTON - Long-time HCFA/CMS official Bob Wardwell, a frequent speaker at industry events,

Washington state ponders sales tax

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01/31/2002

EUGENE, Wa. - Washington providers have their fingers crossed that state legislators will vote to repeal the sales tax on durable medical equipment this month.

Draft coding raises red flags

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01/31/2002

WASHINGTON - Because the draft of new seating and positioning codes is diagnostically driven, it's raising a red flag with those in the industry, despite being a significant improvement over current codes.

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