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WHILL honored for innovation


SAN CARLOS, Calif. – WHILL was included in Fast Company’s annual ranking of the world’s Most Innovative Companies for 2018. The listing honors leading enterprises and rising newcomers that exemplify the best in business and innovation, according to a press release.

In brief: Temporary payment for home infusion passes House, Stratice partners with athenahealth


WASHINGTON – A bill that reforms several Medicare benefits, including home infusion and O&P, sailed through the House of Representatives last week.

NSM tapped to distribute WHILL wheelchair


NASHVILLE, Tenn. – National Seating & Mobility will be the exclusive national distributor for WHILL’s Model M power wheelchair, the companies announced July 24.

In brief: Rotech ‘ready to assist,’ Universal Software makes buy


ORLANDO, Fla. – Rotech Healthcare announced last week that it has received contract offers for general HME and standard mobility for all 117 competitive bidding areas as part of the Round 2 re-compete.

WHILL targets Medicare market with new product


SAN FRANCISCO – WHILL has received FDA clearance for its Model M, paving the way for doctors to prescribe the power wheelchair as a medical device. WHILL already offers its Model A for cash sale.

Short takes: WHILL, BioScrip


WHILL teamed up with Stanford graduate and undergraduate students and Prof.

Startups that startle

WHILL’s new wheels

Editor's note: This is the first of two stories on new startups with HME products. Next week: Metamason transforms CPAP mask design.