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In brief: Medline acquisition, BOC honor, Brightree integration

May 21, 2021HME News Staff

NORTHFIELD, Ill. – Medline plans to acquire a significant portion of the Hudson RCI brand of respiratory products from Teleflex, in a bid to strengthen its offerings in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. Hudson RCI’s oxygen and aerosol therapy, active humidification and pulmonary hygiene products will complement Medline’s respiratory portfolio; will add two manufacturing facilities in Arlington Heights, Ill., and Nuevo Laredo, Mexico; and will add 1,000 employees. “Hudson...

BOC, Brightree, Medline, Quipt Home Medical, Vents


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Business Development

Pandemic accelerated interoperability need

April 29, 2021John Andrews

Between Zoom meetings, working remotely and virtual schooling, COVID-19 dramatically altered the way we connect with each other over the past year and in some respects, it forced people to utilize and better understand communications technology. It is emblematic of the adage “necessity is the mother of invention” – especially for HME providers toward business automation and interoperability. Information technology specialists are encouraged by signs of burgeoning connectivity...

Brightree, Computers Unlimited, Coronavirus Outbreak, Interoperability


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Brightree doubles down on RelayHealth

April 6, 2021HME News Staff

ATLANTA – Brightree’s pharmacy and home infusion customers can now easily access and enroll in a variety of RelayHealth offerings directly from Brightree’s RelayHealth Connection thanks to a newly expanded partnership. Customers have access to Pre- and Post-Edits for real-time feedback on submitted claims; and Patient Assistance Rx for two manufacturer-sponsored programs that automatically apply co-pay savings to patient prescriptions and convert denied claims...

Brightree, Home Infusion, Interoperability, pharmacy, RelayHealth, software


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Interoperability becomes more than buzz word 

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Interoperability becomes more than buzz word 

March 12, 2021Liz Beaulieu, Editor

BOSTON – CommonWell Health Alliance recently marked 1 billion document retrievals passing through its network, a milestone that was sped up by the COVID-19 pandemic, says Nick Knowlton, chairman of the organization and a Brightree exec.  “We’re running more transactions in a week than we did in an entire year in the beginning – we’ve seen a hockey stick uptake in interoperability,” said Knowlton, vice president,...

Brightree, Interoperability, Nick Knowlton


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Brightree launches blog

July 28, 2020HME News Staff

ATLANTA - Brightree has launched a blog called “Insight” to provide insights into the HME, pharmacy and home infusion industries. The blog will feature posts from company subject matter experts and industry experts on topics like leading during the changing environment, preparing for regulatory changes, and leveraging best practices for building and running a provider business. The first two posts are: “Business continuity best practices from providers” and “5 ways interoperability...

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Vendors

Pandemic prioritizes remote tech

June 1, 2020Liz Beaulieu, Editor

ATLANTA - The coronavirus pandemic has driven home the need for referral sources to use e-prescribing for HME, says Brightree's Rob Boeye.“We're seeing increased utilization with GoScripts, in particular,” said Boeye, executive vice president, home medical equipment. “In the past, it was hard to get buy-in from physicians. Now with physician offices closed and HME staff working from home, using tools like GoScripts makes complete sense to replace visiting physician offices for paperwork...

Brightree, coronovirus outbreak, remote tech


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Pandemic elevates potential of IT in HME

May 5, 2020John Andrews

The “social distancing” practice brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic presents HME providers with an opportunity to step out of their comfort zone and demonstrate how information technology can play a huge role in remote patient care. By strategically using their capabilities for telehealth, remote monitoring and coordinating with other professionals in the health care continuum, HME providers can assert themselves as valid partners in patient care, IT specialists say.“The HME industry...

Bonafide Management Systems, Brightree, Coronavirus Outbreak, Prochant, remote monitoring, Telehealth


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Brightree enhances patient intake tool

March 4, 2020HME News Staff

ATLANTA - Brightree announced key enhancements to its patient intake management software at Medtrade Spring this week that streamline and shorten the intake process for HME providers. The company has redesigned its Comprehensive Patient Intake, available with its Business Management Software, to address top pain points, including challenges related to incomplete documentation, prequalifying products, training new employees, disseminating contextual insurance knowledge and addressing inefficient workflows....

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Deeper dive on deal

February 21, 2020Liz Beaulieu, Editor

ATLANTA - Brightree's acquisition of SnapWorx ups the company's CPAP resupply game, allowing it to better serve providers of varying sizes, says CEO Matt Mellott.Here's what Mellott had to say about SnapWorx's “intelligent technology” and why providers should be increasingly looking to apply that technology to the resupply process.On the Snap difference“They've focused on call center workflow optimization, things different than what Brightree has been focused on in the past, as...

Brightree, CPAP Resupply, SnapWorx


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NHIA welcomes Brightree to advisory council

February 21, 2020HME News Staff

ALEXANDRIA, Va. - Brightree has joined the National Home Infusion Association's Future of Infusion Advisory Council, an advisory group of manufacturers and service companies. Brightree Business Management Software helps home care pharmacies fill and bill more efficiently, and reduce errors. “Home infusion is a complex business, requiring fluid coordination between a number of key stakeholders and accordance with strict regulations,” said Rob Boeye, Brightree's executive vice president....

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