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In brief: CQRC urges passage of bid-delay, Vertess closes three deals

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11/18/2016

WASHINGTON – The Council for Quality Respiratory Care this week urged lawmakers to pass legislation that would delay steep cuts to reimbursement for home oxygen.

CQRC urges passages of bid-delay

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11/18/2016

WASHINGTON – The Council for Quality Respiratory Care this week urged lawmakers to pass legislation that would delay steep cuts to reimbursement for home oxygen.

CQRC turns up the heat

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10/14/2016

WASHINGTON – The Council for Quality Respiratory Care, a coalition of home oxygen providers and manufacturers, has always taken an active role with CMS and on Capitol Hill, says Chairman Dan Starck.

Reporter's notebook: Oxygen, sleep providers turn to technology

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09/23/2016

As reimbursement continues to shrink, oxygen and sleep providers are increasingly turning to technology to make their businesses more efficient and their patients happier.

Contractor clarifies respiratory policy

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11/25/2013

WASHINGTON – Medicare does not reimburse for home oxygen used specifically to treat obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) because it is not the primary treatment for that disease, even if beneficiaries cannot tolerate PAP devices, CGS Associates said in a recent FAQ sent to providers.

Professional Respiratory seeks to put its stamp on the Southeast

‘Grow or go’
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05/15/2013

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. – Professional Respiratory & Medical wants to be a contender, and it plans to use its competitive bidding contracts to get there.

Rotech gets VA boost

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04/26/2013

WASHINGTON – On the heels of its announcement that it planned to file for bankruptcy protection, Rotech Healthcare announced that it had won a $68.3 million contract from Veterans Affairs.

Vents: Prepare to dive in

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12/28/2012

Some providers of home oxygen therapy are looking at vents as a good way to extend their clinical expertise into another market.

Surveying the home oxygen landscape

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12/28/2012

IRVING, Texas – If you really want to know what’s going on with home oxygen, ask an oxygen patient. 

OIG rehashes HME recommendations

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12/05/2012

WASHINGTON – The Office of Inspector General (OIG) won’t let go of the idea of reducing the rental period for home oxygen.

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