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Industry on CPAP adherence: We told you so

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11/23/2010

DENVER - A new scientific study that says Medicare guidelines for CPAP therapy could be interfering with patient adherence echoes the industry's concerns.

Pharmacies must weigh their exemption options

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11/23/2010

To be or not to be accredited is a question that many pharmacies are asking right now, say industry stakeholders.

Get letters signed, sealed and returned

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11/23/2010

BALTIMORE - Pharmacies that received letters from the National Suppliers Clearinghouse (NSC) have until Jan. 1 to sign and return them to confirm that they are indeed exempt from accreditation requirements, CMS officials announced during an Oct.

Internet CPAP provider launches new web site

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11/23/2010

CHESTERFIELD, Va. - CPAP Connections has launched www.thecpappeople.com. The site carries a wide inventory of CPAPs, masks and supplies. It also offers educational resources for patients.

Wide A.W.A.K.E in North Carolina

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11/23/2010

Active Healthcare hosted a meeting of the Durham, N.C., A.W.A.K.E. support group in October. The CPAP provider hosts the meetings several times a year. "Partnering with A.W.A.K.E.

Not your grandma's advertising campaign

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11/23/2010

FREEPORT, Ill. - Freeport Home Medical Equipment in October earned its stripes as a go-to provider of women's health products with a catchy new, zebra-themed brochure.

Mastectomy: Challenging, but rewarding

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10/31/2010

Despite the challenges of providing mastectomy products and services, women's health providers say the rewards of the job make it worthwhile.

Sleeper hit: SleepQuest finds success at home

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10/31/2010

While home sleep testing hasn't been quite the boon many believed that it would be, provider Robert Koenigsberg says his sales are up 30% this year.

Patient uses fewer strips? Document it

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10/31/2010

It's easy to understand why auditors might look askance at diabetes claims for more testing supplies than Medicare allows, but for fewer supplies?
Well, providers need to back that up, too.

Briefs: Investment firm buys pharmacy

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10/31/2010

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. - Capital Group Holdings has acquired Newbern, Tenn.-based Main Street Pharmacy, it was announced Sept. 24. The pharmacy offers DME, compounding and home infusion services.

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