Short takes: Transcend, CAIRE, AllyScripts

Friday, November 1, 2019

Transcend has launched its Transcend 365 miniCPAP, a “smaller, smarter” CPAP with integrated heated humidifier that’s capable of running on a single, travel-size battery. The mini’s Capillary Force Vaporizer Technology is an alternative to pass-over heated humidification, delivering a smaller and more efficient humidification system. Unlike CPAP humidifiers that must heat water in a reservoir to humidify a constant airflow, the mini’s humidifier vaporizes water using an internal element and delivers humidification to the patient during inhalation, “resting” during exhalation…CAIRE has become an AAHomecare member, signaling the company’s dedication to growing its position the HME industry. “This step to support AAHomecare and its initiatives is just another way to show we care about our customers in advocating legislation that can positively impact their businesses,” said CAIRE President and CEO Earl Lawson...Scottsboro, Ala.-based AllyScripts has received URAC accreditation for specialty pharmacy. In addition to achieving URAC accreditation, AllyScripts Specialty Pharmacy is accredited by ACHC).