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You say challenge, I say opportunity

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Friday, August 26, 2016

As I look at the educational program for this year’s HME News Business Summit, I don't necessarily see sessions on how to overcome challenges.

What I do see are sessions on how to take advantage of opportunities.

Pharmaceuticals and HME: No parity

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Thursday, August 25, 2016

Things have been tough for the HME community for the past few years but this summer has taken it to a whole ‘nother level.

Piggyback pricing

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Friday, August 19, 2016

As I was writing up a story on our most recent HME Newspoll results (see Monday’s HME Newswire), I remembered some comments made by Inogen officials during the company’s recent conference call to discuss its second quarter financia

Billing non-assigned: Myths, part 3

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Monday, August 15, 2016
Andrea Stark
reimbursement consultant, MiraVista

Editor's note: In the wake of new market pressures, upgrades, non-assigned claims and cash sales are taking center stage, says industry consultant Andrea Stark.

Billing non-assigned: Myths, part 1

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Friday, August 5, 2016
Andrea Stark
reimbursement consultant, MiraVista

Editor's note: In the wake of new market pressures, upgrades, non-assigned claims and cash sales are taking center stage, says industry consultant Andrea Stark.

Billing non-assigned: Myths, part 2

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Friday, August 5, 2016
Andrea Stark
reimbursement consultant, MiraVista

Editor's note: In the wake of new market pressures, upgrades, non-assigned claims and cash sales are taking center stage, says industry consultant Andrea Stark.

What's change got you doing?

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Wednesday, August 3, 2016

There has been a rash of companies buying other companies, as well as public companies reporting their latest financial results, in the past week, and reacting to change is a recurring theme behind all of their activity.

The persistence of memory and dropping the Bobo

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Tuesday, August 2, 2016

I’m a bit famous for my excellent memory.

For example, favorite childhood memory: my parents put bootprints, sleigh tracks and a carrot top on the roof outside my window the Christmas I turned 4 so that I would know where Santa landed.

Are you kidding me?

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Tuesday, July 19, 2016

The disappointment was palpable on Friday, when word began spreading that the Senate had failed to pass a bill delaying a second round of Medicare reimbursement cuts in non-bid areas before it began its long summer recess.

I received twitter messages with swear words.

I done fudged up

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Tuesday, July 12, 2016

"I done fudged up. Bad."

That was the text I sent to Editor Liz this morning. The text was more colorful.

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