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CMS re-commits to gap filling

Stakeholders worry about having flawed methodology ‘set in stone’
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10/04/2019

WASHINGTON – Industry stakeholders agree that fee schedule amounts for new technology are an issue that needs to be addressed, but when CMS publishes its final rule in the next few weeks, they say the best-case scenario might be the status quo.

In brief: NSM sells to Cinven, Drive closes on $35M in capital

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10/04/2019

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – National Seating & Mobility has agreed to be acquired by Cinven, an international equity firm.

Twenty-seven groups support bid bill

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10/03/2019

WASHINGTON – AAHomecare has released a sign-on letter with 27 HME stakeholder groups officially endorsing H.R. 2771, a bill that would provide relief from Medicare’s competitive bidding program.

Summit re-cap: Service as HME’s new currency

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09/27/2019

CLEVELAND – The buzzword at the HME News Business Summit last week was

In brief: Champions re-double efforts, Methodist Alliance named Provider of the Year

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09/27/2019

WASHINGTON – Reps. Cathy McMorris Rogers, R-Wash., and Dave Loebsack, D-Iowa, have sent a “Dear Colleague” letter to their peers in the House of Representatives urging them to co-sponsor H.R. 2771, the Protecting Home Oxygen and Medical Equipment Act of 2019.

Champions re-double efforts on bid relief

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09/26/2019

WASHINGTON – Reps. Cathy McMorris Rogers, R-Wash., and Dave Loebsack, D-Iowa, have sent a “Dear Colleague” letter to their peers in the House of Representatives urging them to co-sponsor H.R. 2771,

2019 HME Woman of the Year finalists announced

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09/24/2019

WATERLOO, Iowa – Four finalists have been selected for the 2019 HME Woman of the Year award.

Bid window closes … without much fanfare

‘If we get the bid at our prices, great; if not, we will continue to operate per usual’
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09/20/2019

YARMOUTH, Maine – Respondents to a recent HME Newspoll report having a take-it-or-leave-it attitude toward Medicare, in the wake of the bid window for Round 2021 closing on Sept. 18.

In brief: Stakeholders issue bid challenge, Invacare appoints new board member

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09/20/2019

WASHINGTON – AAHomecare asks providers to zero in on lawmakers who have previously co-sponsored bid-relief legislation and ask them to support H.R. 2771.

Stakeholders issue challenge on H.R. 2771

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09/19/2019

WASHINGTON – AAHomecare asks providers to zero in on lawmakers who have previously co-sponsored bid-relief legislation and ask them to support H.R. 2771.

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