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Still standing

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10/27/2011

YARMOUTH, Maine – Several months after Apria Healthcare contracted with Humana to become a preferred provider, other HME providers have managed to maintain their footholds with the insurer.

Lincare posts income loss

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10/20/2011

CLEARWATER, Fla. – Lincare last week reported a net income of $43.6 million for the third quarter ended Sept. 30, 2011, a 4% drop compared to the same period last year.

Lincare posts income loss

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10/17/2011

CLEARWATER, Fla. – Lincare this week reported a net income of $43.6 million for the third quarter ended Sept. 30, 2011, a 4% drop compared to the same period last year.

Stakeholders 'flip' for oxygen cap alternative

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10/06/2011

PERRYVILLE, Mo. – Provider Patrick Naeger said he has proof that there's a better way to save money than a 36-month cap for home oxygen therapy.

Hill-Rom settles massive fraud claim

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09/28/2011

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - Hill-Rom Company has agreed to pay $41.8 million to settle claims that it allegedly violated the False Claims Act and other federal regulations.

How do you "like" that?

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09/25/2011

SALT LAKE CITY - Vitality Medical has seen an upswing in sales, thanks to an unlikely undertaking.

Providers should offer comfort clothing—if their teams have the right stuff

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09/25/2011

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - There's a demand for "comfort clothing" and if HME providers don't meet it, customers will go somewhere else to find it.

Providers seek inside track with hospitals

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09/25/2011

YARMOUTH, Maine - The details on accountable care organizations (ACOs) are still being hammered out, but savvy providers are already piloting new programs aimed at helping hospitals reduce readmissions.

Consumers openly price-shopping

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09/25/2011

YARMOUTH, Maine - Internet competition is nothing new for brick-and-mortar HME providers, but consumers seem to be getting more aggressive when it comes to price shopping, they say.

Apria employee saves two

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09/25/2011

ST. JOSEPH, Mich. - Michael Gonzalez, an Apria account liaison, believes fate played a hand when he saved a girl and her father from drowning here in August.

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