Subscribe to RSS - Patrick Mahncke

Patrick Mahncke

States pick up seperate benefit

'The biggest challenge is always to get that first state,' says NCART's Don Clayback

A bill signed recently in Colorado establishes separate recognition for complex rehab within the DME category. Similar legislation is pending in several other states.

CMS didn’t think through capped rental change, providers say


WASHINGTON – The day-to-day reality of providing certain complex rehab equipment as capped rental items is unrealistic, providers say.

Mobility providers ramp up complex rehab businesses

‘You can’t give up,’ says Mark Armstrong

YARMOUTH, Maine – A number of mobility providers that were not offered contracts for standard power have bolstered their existing complex rehab businesses as a way to stay afloat in the wake of Round 2.