Subscribe to Specialty Providers

Specialty Providers

Sleep alliance aims to connect sleep community

‘We can all learn from one another’
 - 
02/27/2018

DARIEN, Ill. ­– With so many health diagnoses vying for the public’s attention, the voice of sleep disorders has been underrepresented, says the chairwoman of a new patient-centered group.

Conference offers 'lots to think about'

 - 
02/27/2018

PHOENIX – Attendees at this year’s National Home Infusion Association annual conference will learn the nuts and bolts of operating in a changing environment, organizers say.

New study links non-adherence to CPAP therapy to hospital readmissions

 - 
02/23/2018

DARIEN, Ill. – Non-adherence to CPAP therapy is significantly associated with increased 30-day hospital readmissions, according to a study of patients with obstructive sleep apnea published in the Feb. 15 issue of Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine.

Congress passes payment fix for home infusion

 - 
02/09/2018

WASHINGTON – Passage of a temporary payment for infusion services validates the role those services play in caring for patients and reducing costs, stakeholders say.

Option Care’s new CEO: Home infusion at ‘interesting intersection’

 - 
02/02/2018

BANNOCKBURN, Ill. – Option Care kicked off the new year with a new CEO, John Rademacher, who had previously served as interim CEO and COO.

Vents: RACs join the party

 - 
01/26/2018

WASHINGTON – The national recovery audit contractor for HME has set its sights on ventilators, but that’s no big surprise, industry stakeholders say.

Softgait makes it easy to add new business

 - 
01/23/2018

FLETCHER, N.C. – A new tool that connects DME providers with a nationwide network of certified shoe fitters aims to help providers kick-start a therapeutic shoe business without having to incur a lot of expense, says Marcus Suess.

One Drop knocks down barriers to diabetes management

 - 
01/23/2018

NEW YORK – One Drop’s primary goal has always been to give people with diabetes a place to collect all of the data that matters to them, says Rachel Sanchez, marketing associate.

Diabetes, sleep and one really big deal

 - 
01/23/2018

It was one of the last stories we published in 2017, but a potential merger of giants topped the list of most read specialty stories for the year.

Home infusion stakeholders on temporary payment: ‘We need to get this done’

 - 
01/05/2018

WASHINGTON – The National Home Infusion Association is rallying its members with a virtual lobbying day on Jan. 9, as it seeks to pass a bill that would create a temporary payment for home infusion services.

Pages