Also Noted

CBIC provides details on bid scoring

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07/19/2019

WASHINGTON – The CBIC has released a “Round 2021 Financial Scoring Methodology Fact Sheet” to provide more detailed information about CMS’s scoring process to evaluate a bidder’s financial he

Wheelchair users to host town hall

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07/19/2019

YARMOUTH, Maine – Wheelchair users will host a virtual town hall meeting on Aug. 13 at 7 p.m. EST to educate the general public on the unique needs of complex rehab technology users.

Study: Patients prefer NightBalance over APAP

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07/19/2019

AMSTERDAM – Patients with exclusive positional obstructive sleep apnea treated with a sleep-positioning device like NightBalance were more compliant with therapy than those treated with APAP, according to a study

NC waives tax for incontinence supplies

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07/18/2019

RALEIGH, N.C. – The North Carolina General Assembly has passed a bill that exempts medically prescribed diapers and incontinence products covered under the Medicaid program from the state sales tax

Home Care Medical buys HomeCare Resources

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07/18/2019

NEW BERLIN, Wis. – Home Care Medical has acquired Sheboygan, Wis.-based HomeCare Resources, according to the Milwaukee Business News. The HomeCare Resources location in Sheboygan joins Home Care Medical’s two other retail stores in southeastern Wisconsin.

Jackson Medical Supply hits 20 years

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07/18/2019

VACAVILLE, Calif. – Jackson Medical Supply celebrated its 20th anniversary with a party at its store in Vacaville, Calif., on July 17, according to the Daily Republic. “I love it,” Dallas Jackson, who owns the company with his wife Wendy Jackson, told the newspaper.

Accessories issue clears committee

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07/17/2019

WASHINGTON – The Energy and Commerce Committee in the House of Representatives has approved a bill that includes language to suspend bid pricing for accessories for complex rehab manual wheelchairs for one year, according to AAHomecare.

People news: RESNA, Glooko

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07/17/2019

Julie Piriano will be chair of RESNA’s Professional Specialty Board effective Aug. 1.

NCPA names student finalists

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07/17/2019

LEXANDRIA, Va. – The National Community Pharmacists Association has announced that three teams of pharmacy students have been named finalists in the 2019 Good Neighbor Pharmacy NCPA Pruitt-Schutte Student Business Plan Competition.

ResMed completes $500M debt offering

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07/16/2019

SAN DIEGO – ResMed has completed a $500 million private placement debt offering, with proceeds used to pay down current borrowings on the company’s senior unsecured revolving credit facility. “We are pleased to complete this U.S.

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