SAN DIEGO – ResMed continues to ramp up its service offerings, announcing July 8 that it has bought CareTouch, a provider of Internet-based solutions and therapy-focused resupply programs for HME providers.
LAS VEGAS – CMS’s plan to use bundled payments isn’t popular, but the initiative could, ultimately, help HME providers show their worth as cost-savers, says Emmet Seibels, who spoke at Medtrade Spring last week.
DENVER – CareTouch Communications hit a major milestone in January: It surpassed 6 million patient encounters. The company contacts patients on behalf of HME providers to replenish their medical equipment and supplies.
A. Live. A simple word, but not so simple to achieve. Most HME owners I speak with have a hard time keeping up with who walks in the door, answering incoming calls and taking care of what comes through their fax machines.