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U.S. Rehab retools tech program

Company offers new training programs based on experience
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04/24/2015

WATERLOO, Iowa – U.S. Rehab has brought in some new faces to revamp its technician training program: Elizabeth Cole and Dick Fuller. 

Stakeholders eye 'new tool' for standers

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04/24/2015

NASHVILLE – After getting Tennessee’s Medicaid program, TennCare, to pay for elevated seating and standing systems on power wheelchairs, Darren Jernigan is setting his sights on other states. 

Stakeholders to lawmakers: ‘Make complex rehab bill a priority’

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04/24/2015

WASHINGTON – Complex rehab stakeholders convened on Capitol Hill this week to ask lawmakers to co-sponsor bills to create a separate benefit category for comple

‘Dear Colleague’ letter pressures CMS on accessories

‘They know it’s on its way,’ Bachenheimer says
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04/17/2015

WASHINGTON – One hundred members of the House of Representatives signed a letter asking CMS to reverse its decision to apply competitive bid pricing to complex rehab wheelchair accessor

Labor Tracker tackles wheelchair repairs

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04/10/2015

LABADIE, Mo. – Provider Doug Westerdahl and consultant Dick Fuller have partnered to create a new company: HME Labor Tracker. 

Hasco reports double-digit growth

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03/31/2015

ADDISON, Texas – Hasco Medical, a provider of wheelchair accessible vehicles, reported net revenues of $91 million for 2014, a 24.8% increase compared to 2013.

It reported net income of $2.1 million, a 160% increase.

Complex rehab accessories: Lawmakers extend deadline for ‘Dear Colleague’ letter

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03/27/2015

WASHINGTON – Members of the House of Representatives will now have until April 15 to sign a “Dear Colleague” letter asking CMS not to apply competitive bid pricing to complex rehab wheelchair accessories.

NCART calls for action on accessories

‘This is an extremely serious threat’
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03/24/2015

WASHINGTON – NCART is calling on members of the House of Representatives this week to sign a “Dear Colleague” letter asking CMS to reconsider its plans to apply competitive bidding pricing to complex rehab wheelchair accessories.

Writing 'the next chapter' in seating

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03/20/2015

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – More than 2,000 people from 37 countries flew into Nashville, Tenn., in February for the 31st International Seating Symposium.

Waste not, want not

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03/20/2015

Part salvage, part HME company, Power Chair Recyclers of New England may seem like an unusual business model to some, but not to owner John Perrotti.

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