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Lymphedema advocates apply consistent pressure

‘The cost of compression garments is so much less than the cost of complications’
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03/02/2018

WASHINGTON – One of the most supported healthcare-related bills currently pending in Congress, this may be the year H.R. 930 crosses the finish line, lymphedema advocates say.

Sleep alliance aims to connect sleep community

‘We can all learn from one another’
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02/27/2018

DARIEN, Ill. ­– With so many health diagnoses vying for the public’s attention, the voice of sleep disorders has been underrepresented, says the chairwoman of a new patient-centered group.

Conference offers 'lots to think about'

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02/27/2018

PHOENIX – Attendees at this year’s National Home Infusion Association annual conference will learn the nuts and bolts of operating in a changing environment, organizers say.

New study links non-adherence to CPAP therapy to hospital readmissions

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02/23/2018

DARIEN, Ill. – Non-adherence to CPAP therapy is significantly associated with increased 30-day hospital readmissions, according to a study of patients with obstructive sleep apnea published in the Feb. 15 issue of Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine.

Congress passes payment fix for home infusion

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02/09/2018

WASHINGTON – Passage of a temporary payment for infusion services validates the role those services play in caring for patients and reducing costs, stakeholders say.

Option Care’s new CEO: Home infusion at ‘interesting intersection’

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02/02/2018

BANNOCKBURN, Ill. – Option Care kicked off the new year with a new CEO, John Rademacher, who had previously served as interim CEO and COO.

Vents: RACs join the party

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01/26/2018

WASHINGTON – The national recovery audit contractor for HME has set its sights on ventilators, but that’s no big surprise, industry stakeholders say.

Softgait makes it easy to add new business

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01/23/2018

FLETCHER, N.C. – A new tool that connects DME providers with a nationwide network of certified shoe fitters aims to help providers kick-start a therapeutic shoe business without having to incur a lot of expense, says Marcus Suess.

One Drop knocks down barriers to diabetes management

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01/23/2018

NEW YORK – One Drop’s primary goal has always been to give people with diabetes a place to collect all of the data that matters to them, says Rachel Sanchez, marketing associate.

Diabetes, sleep and one really big deal

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01/23/2018

It was one of the last stories we published in 2017, but a potential merger of giants topped the list of most read specialty stories for the year.

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