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O&P: A challenging but viable market


Yes, the orthotics and prosthetics market is under increasing government scrutiny and CMS is proposing archaic practices as a cost-saving solution.

Diabetes opens door to new referral sources


With its myriad co-morbidities, diabetes is a market that can offer HME providers access to a referral source stream they never considered before.

Despite hardships, providers eye diabetes


After listening to the industry’s complaints about the difficulties with reimbursement, excessive paperwork and governmental red tape, HME providers considering adding diabetes to their business mix may think it’s not worth the trouble.

Dr. Comfort donates to American Diabetes Association


MILWAUKEE - Dr. Comfort will donate $10 to the American Diabetes Association (ADA) for every pair of athletic shoes sold from its newest Athletic Shoe line through the end of the year.

In brief: GAO weighs in on audits, Liberator’s investments pay off


WASHINGTON – The Government Accountability Office (GAO) is calling on CMS to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of its post-payment review efforts by providing contractors with additional guidance and oversight.

Dr. Comfort steps out for diabetes


MILWAUKEE – Dr. Comfort, a manufacturer of therapeutic footwear, has committed to raising $100,000 in 2014 as a National Team for the American Diabetes Association’s Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes. Dr.

DJO Global buys Dr. Comfort for $254M


SAN DIEGO – DJO Global announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to purchase Dr. Comfort, for $254.6 million in cash.

Company officials expect the transaction to close in the next 30 to 45 days.