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In brief: AAH supports study, Inogen ready to roll

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03/27/2015

WASHINGTON – AAHomecare is throwing its weight behind a study to determine the impact of education on compliance and outcomes for COPD patients.

AAH supports study of COPD patients

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03/27/2015

WASHINGTON – AAHomecare is throwing its weight behind a study to determine the impact of education on compliance and outcomes for COPD patients.

AAH launches Legislative Council

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03/26/2015

WASHINGTON – AAHomecare’s newly formed Legislative Council met for the first time this week to discuss information sharing, as well as common HME regulatory and advocacy goals.

Enrollment opens for Audit Key

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03/20/2015

WASHINGTON – Providers can register for AAHomecare’s HME Audit Key starting in April.  

“We’re hoping to sign up several hundred providers,” said Kim Brummett, vice president of regulatory affairs for the association.

Bid fight moves to Senate

‘We’ve got a lot more we need to accomplish’
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03/20/2015

WASHINGTON – No sooner had the House of Representatives passed a bill that would reform the competitive bidding program, than things started moving in the Senate. 

Stakeholders bring discharge planners into the loop

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03/13/2015

WASHINGTON – Industry stakeholders are counting on the support of healthcare professionals from outside the DME arena to bolster their arguments against competitive bidding.

Score! CBO estimates bill would increase revenue

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03/13/2015

WASHINGTON – The industry’s binding bids legislation got another boost yesterday when the Congressional Budget Office said that passing it could increase revenues.

In a statement, the CBO estimated that H.R. 284 would increase revenues by about $1 million.

House fast tracks bid bill

If passed, however, it would not apply to Round 2 re-compete
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02/27/2015

WASHINGTON – Industry stakeholders last week hailed a favorable vote that pushed legislation to reform the competitive bidding program a step closer to passage.

'Our credibility is at an all-time high'

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01/23/2015

As the chairman of the American Association for Homecare (AAHomecare) board of directors, I can assure you that there was no downtime for the association over the holidays and its activity has certainly not eased into 2015.

Bid bills need to move fast

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01/16/2015

WASHINGTON – With the bid window for the Round 2 re-compete of competitive bidding set to open this week, industry stakeholders are eyeing their options to fast track a pair of bills to reform the bidding program.

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