Subscribe to Providers

Providers

New Apria program helps reduce readmissions

 - 
08/11/2017

LAKE FOREST, Calif. – Apria Healthcare has launched a new program for patients on non-invasive ventilation that it says significantly reduces hospital admissions.

Apria settles with MassHealth

 - 
08/10/2017

LAKE FOREST, Calif. – Apria Healthcare has agreed to pay more than $750,000 to settle allegations that it billed Massachusetts residents for services already covered by MassHealth, the state’s Medicaid program.

CareCentrix pursues 360-degree view of patients

‘The more data that’s available, the more you can learn and the more you’re able to see relationships no one could see before,’ says Steve Wogen
 - 
08/04/2017

HARTFORD, Conn. – It may seem like a concept straight out of a sci-fi film, but artificial intelligence is being used across industries, and although health care has been a little slower on the uptake, its time has come, says CareCentrix’s Steve Wogen.

Go mobile: Switch to mobile like 'night and day'

 - 
07/31/2017

A push to break its paperwork logjam and speed up the billing process prompted MedCare Equipment Company to switch to a mobile delivery system just over a year ago.

When in Rome

 - 
07/31/2017

ROME, N.Y. – The HME landscape looks plenty different than it did when Martin J. Nunn started Nunn’s Hospital Supplies.

Home Health Depot pulls trigger

‘We’re in a very good market to sell’
 - 
07/14/2017

INDIANAPOLIS – With the economy humming and private equity money flowing, Home Health Depot’s Nate Feltman says the time was right to sell the last of the company’s business to Clearwater, Fla.-based Lincare.

Home Health Depot sells to Lincare

 - 
07/12/2017

INDIANAPOLIS – It began shedding business segments three years ago and now Home Health Depot has sold what’s left to Clearwater, Fla.-based Lincare, according to the Indiana Business Journal.

LifeCare Solutions leaves California

Bid rates are ‘unsustainable,’ says company’s CEO
 - 
07/07/2017

PHOENIX – LifeCare Solutions has begun transitioning patients as it prepares to exit the California market, says company exec Robert Fahlman.

Reporter’s notebook: Want to succeed at retail? Keep ‘em coming back

 - 
06/26/2017

LONG BEACH, Calif. – Along with sales growth, there’s another important retail metric Wayne Slavitt also tracks: repeat business.

Retail sales up

‘Relying on the insurance model is yesterday’s news’
 - 
06/26/2017

Business is booming for two HME providers who focus on retail.

“Year to year, we are running 15% over last year,” says Wayne Slavitt, founder & CEO of Mobul in Long Beach, Calif. “Relying on the insurance model is yesterday’s news.”

Pages