Subscribe to General News

General News

Tom Scully on marketing to Medicare

 - 
09/30/2002

In conversation with CMS Admnistrator Tom Scully about nationwide competitive bidding, he had this to say about marketing to Medicare beneficiaries.

Wanted: bricks and mortar for K0011s

 - 
09/30/2002

CMS cannot be deaf to the multitude of rehab professionals who are complaining about what's happening with K0011 power wheelchairs in their respective markets. The laundry list of questionable business tactics is seemingly endless.

CMS gives Tricenturion $44 million contract

 - 
09/30/2002

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - CMS has awarded Tricenturion a five-year $44 million contract to perform fraud investigation work for the states of Florida and Connecticut. Beginning Jan.

K0011: On the hot seat

 - 
09/30/2002

YARMOUTH, Maine - Last year, after the injuries he sustained in a 1998 icestorm made walking an impossibility for William Brooks of Skowhegan, Maine, he responded to a power wheelchair television advertisement that promised to make him mobile again.

Sleep

 - 
09/30/2002

Fisher & Paykel

Permobil plans for CRTS base

 - 
09/30/2002

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - While rehab professionals grouse over the proliferation of K0011 Internet dealers and the soiled reputation they're bringing to the rehab industry, Permobil is drawing a line in the sand with its customer base.

Tough to find Medicare docs

 - 
09/30/2002

NEW YORK - Medicare beneficiaries in eight states are reporting difficulty finding physicians who will care for them since Medicare payments to physicians were cut by more than 5%, according to a recent report from the Medicare Rights Center.

Mobility: Powered

 - 
09/30/2002

Dynamic Controls
SHARK Drive-only powerchair control system

Pages