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O&P stakeholders take next steps to preserve access

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04/26/2019

WASHINGTON – O&P stakeholders plan to use a recent massive fraud takedown involving medically unnecessary knee and back braces to advance upcoming legislation.

New PHS CEO, inspired by patients, seeks innovation

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04/26/2019

ROSEVILLE, Minn. – New CEO Cameo Zehnder has built an entire career at Pediatric Home Service, an independent pediatric homecare company based here.

Arriva execs settle allegations

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04/25/2019

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Two former Arriva Medical executives have settled allegations they violated the False Claims Act by agreeing to pay $500,000 each.

Vent providers fear worst

‘We’re really just being asked to cut our rate and offer no other support’
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04/05/2019

YARMOUTH, Maine – The lack of clear guidance for non-invasive ventilators could make it difficult to calculate bids for the product and could, ultimately, compromise patient care, say providers.

Mystery surrounds nat’l mail-order program for diabetes testing supplies

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03/29/2019

WASHINGTON – With the national mail-order program for diabetes testing supplies on hold indefinitely, it’s anybody’s guess what will happen next.

AOPA criticizes ‘unscrupulous’ providers

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03/28/2019

ALEXANDRIA, Va. – The American Orthotic & Prosthetic Association is “strongly opposed” to lead-generation marketing for orthoses, a business practice that it says is responsible for an increase in fraud and abuse, the association said in a statement today.

OIG: Three strips dominate market

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03/27/2019

WASHINGTON – The top three types of diabetes test strips accounted for just over half of the non-mail order market, and the top 10 types accounted for approximately 93% of the market, according to a new report from the Office of Inspector General.

Option Care positions itself as ‘partner of choice’

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03/22/2019

DENVER, Colo., and BANNOCKBURN, Ill. – Option Care CEO John Rademacher says its merger with BioScrip will create a “powerful, independent platform” in the growing $100 million infusion market.

Roche sues pharmacy network

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03/22/2019

NEW YORK – Roche Diagnostics has filed a lawsuit against the former executives of a Utah-based company, alleging nationwide fraud involving test strips.

BioScrip, Option Care to merge

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03/15/2019

DENVER – BioScrip and Option Care Enterprises, two of the largest independent providers of home infusion therapy services, have entered into a definitive merger agreement, the companies announced on March 15.

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