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VirtuOx launches DocViaWeb


WASHINGTON – VirtuOx, a national sleep and respiratory testing provider, has launched a sister company, DocViaWeb, to provide HIPAA-compliant and cost-effective telemonitoring solutions for healthcare organizations and professionals to diagnose and treat at home.

Lack of sleep makes no cents

Monday, April 18, 2016

Editor Liz and our marketing guru Heather (she’s very busy lately trying to drum up messaging to entice you to submit an HME Excellence application) both have very young children and therefore, like to compare notes on different stages of developm


ResMed grows presence in China


SAN DIEGO – ResMed has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Curative Medical, a manufacturer of non-invasive ventilation and sleep disordered breathing medical devices and accessories in China.

In brief: Verus rolls up sleep biz, Hoveround ups certification


NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Verus Healthcare has acquired its 85th CPAP business, it announced last week.

Fisher & Paykel posts record year, plays it safe for 2015


IRVINE, Calif. – Fisher & Paykel Healthcare on May 23 reported a net profit after tax of NZ$97.1 million for the financial year ended March 31, 2014, a 26% increase compared to the previous year.

U-Sleep, Universal Software integrate


HALIFAX, Nova Scotia – HME providers can now access Umbian’s U-Sleep compliance monitoring solution directly from Universal Software Solutions’ Healthcare Data Management System (HDMS) billing management platform.

Sleep Nation transitions to Verus


FRANKLIN, Tenn. – Sleep Nation and CPAP Care Club have a new name and a new plan.

In January, the companies announced they would change their names to Verus Healthcare, and they plan to add catheters and nebulizers to their product offerings.

Fewer than half sleep well, study finds


WASHINGTON – No matter where you live, a good night’s sleep is hard to find, according to the results of the Sleep Foundation’s 2013 International Bedroom Poll. Among adults ages 25 to 55 in six countries, half or fewer sleep well. The study, released Sept.

Time for a nap. I mean, app.

Tuesday, January 15, 2013

It always catches me by surprise when I am reading an article in a mainstream magazine (in other words, pretty much anything but my de riguer copy of HME News) and I happen upon a story featuring someone I've interviewed for HME News.