SCHENECTADY, N.Y. - American HomePatient plans to begin using Trac Medical's CareCert e-CMN solution at three regional billing centers this month. The company is planning an expansion to all regional centers within a year.
WASHINGTON – A new report on Medicare recommends more money be funneled to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, but that doesn't mean HME providers should get their hopes up for higher reimbursement.
ELYRIA, Ohio - While companies selling Internet solutions to HME companies have largely drowned since the Internet bubble burst two years ago, one of the "solutions" they tried to float as a solution Invacare is now launching.
AUSTIN — In trying to stave off a proposal for Medicaid competitive bidding, state providers have identified $6.7 million in savings that Texas could reap by eliminating waste and inappropriate use in its DME program.
SAN JOSE, Calif.— The growing prevalence of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and the high, unmet medical need for drugs that can stop or reverse the progression of the disease provide great opportunities for pharmaceutical companies.
BOSTON — About 22% of seniors said that they skipped doses of prescription drugs or did not buy the medications they needed in 2001 because the cost was too high, according to an eight-state survey conducted by researchers at Boston-based Tufts-New England Medical Center,