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Study: Remote, self-monitoring improves CPAP adherence

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05/22/2019

DALLAS – Remote monitoring and patient self-monitoring can boost CPAP adherence to as high as 85%, according to a new study from ResMed presented at the American Thoracic Society’s ATS International Conference in Dallas.

Gemco receives VAWD accreditation

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05/22/2019

HUDSON, Ohio – Gemco Medical has received VAWD accreditation by the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy.

Domtar launches new product line

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05/22/2019

RALEIGH, N.C. – Domtar Corporation’s Personal Care Division has launched its new Attends Premier product line in North America. The line, available both online and in-store, offers briefs, underwear and a premium underpad.

NSM builds up home access biz

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05/21/2019

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – National Seating & Mobility has acquired Living Free Home, expanding its presence in the Northeast.

CPAP therapy: Don’t forget about younger patients, women and mildly diagnosed, study finds

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05/21/2019

DALLAS – Men with sleep apnea are 8.5% more likely to stay adherent on CPAP therapy than women, according to a study presented by ResMed at the American Thoracic Society’s ATS 2019 International Conference here.

People news: Liz Cole, Jan De Witte

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05/21/2019

NRRTS has selected Liz Cole to receive a Distinguished Service Award. The award, one of the highest honors the organization presents, recognizes individuals for their outstanding contributions to the complex rehab community.

CMS details bidder capacity

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05/17/2019

WASHINGTON – CMS will use a bidder’s estimated capacity—or their historic capacity plus their projected increase in capacity—along with their bid amount, to rank bids, reports the coalition behind www.dmecbpeducation.com.

VMI accepts funding to grow biz

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05/17/2019

PHOENIX – Vantage Mobility International has reached an agreement in principle with its investors and financial lenders to accept a new round of funding designed to strengthen the company’s balance sheet and accelerate the growth of its business.

Inspire touts therapy specifically for Medicare patients

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05/17/2019

MINNEAPOLIS – Inspire Medical Systems has announced the results of a study that shows Medicare-aged patients, in particular, respond well to and adhere to its therapy.

Heartland Conference invites all providers

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05/16/2019

WATERLOO, Iowa – VGM has opened up its annual Heartland Conference to all HME providers for the first time. The move was driven by CMS’s plans to consolidate all competitive bidding areas for Round 2021, the company says.

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