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When bennys can change their mind

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02/28/2002

Recently, an article entitled "Medicare Capped Rental" authored by Nancy Burma appeared in your Dec. 2001 HME News publication. In the article, Ms.

HME excellence: The best and brightest get their due

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02/28/2002

Enron aside, no companies have endured as much federal scrutiny in recent times as those who operate in home medical equipment supply.

Bush proposes nat'l competitive bidding

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02/28/2002

WASHINGTON - Just like every spending plan since Ronald Reagan's first term, President Bush presented a 2003 budget last month that called for a national competitive bidding program for durable medical equipment.

Industry's strategy: Strike while the iron is hot

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02/27/2002

WASHINGTON - AAHomecare's Washington Legislative Conference "could not have come at a better time," says Walt Gorski, the association's vice president of government affairs.

Pharmacy groups question OIG's AWP report

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01/31/2002

ALEXANDRIA, Va. - Two organizations representing community pharmacies claim an OIG report uses flawed methodology to determine the price pharmacies pay for prescription drugs.

SMT to distribute Rock 'N Go wheelchair

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01/31/2002

DETROIT LAKES, Mich. - SMT Health Systems, best known for its PAL brand of patient lifts and stands, began distributing the Homecrest Rock 'N Go wheelchair January 1.

Sunrise unleashes Web information

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01/31/2002

LONGMONT, Colo. - Sunrise Medical unveiled its new Web site last month, one that provides a ton of transactional and product information intended to make providers more successful.

CAS recalls Ami Apnea monitors

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01/31/2002

BRANDFORD, Conn. - CAS Medical Systems is voluntarily recalling all Ami and Ami Plus Apnea monitors manufactured since 1997 by Nellcor Puritan Bennett, Mallinckrodt and CAS Medical Systems.

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