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VGM to bestow 'past due' honor

October 21, 2016John Andrews

When the winner of VGM's inaugural HME Woman of the Year Award is announced on Tuesday, Nov. 1, a longtime oversight will finally be corrected.“The time to grant recognition to females is past due,” said Christa Miehe, president of Waterloo, Iowa-based VGM's Essentially Women division. “Thousands of women play significant roles in the HME industry each day by positively impacting their organizations, patients and communities. Women by nature are less likely to raise their hand...

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'Full slate' of education on tap for annual event

August 19, 2016Theresa Flaherty, Managing Editor

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. - Under new ownership, Essentially Women's annual Focus Conference is primed to inject fresh energy into women's health providers.“We hope attendees leave with a better perspective on where the industry is headed and some tangible action steps for how they can be doing business better,” said Christa Miehe, who took the reins as president of EW when VGM acquired it in late December.Previously held in the spring, this year's Focus Conference takes place Sept. 25-26 in...

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New president of women's group ready to dial up volume

February 22, 2016Theresa Flaherty, Managing Editor

Christa Miehe is excited to give women's health providers a voice in the noisy HME industry.“As far as what does the women's healthcare niche think about this issue or what does it need, there's not really a united voice for that market,” said Miehe, the new president for Essentially Women. “There are a number of issues that are specific to this market, and as we see more regulated health care and a decreasing number of payers there are only going to be more issues.”The VGM...

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VGM, Essentially Women join forces

January 15, 2016Liz Beaulieu, Editor

WATERLOO, Iowa - A group of providers who specialize in women's health products and services is right up The VGM Group's alley, says Christa Miehe.VGM announced Dec. 31 that it has bought Oxford, Mich.-based Essentially Women, a member services organization with more than 500 members in 1,000 locations.“These are independent providers looking for help, so they can spend the bulk of their time taking care of their patients,” said Miehe, a 13-year veteran of VGM who has become president...

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People news: AAHomecare, VGM

November 20, 2013HME News Staff

Ashley Jackson has been promoted to government affairs associate at AAHomecare. Jackson has worked in member services for the association since 2009. Now with a degree in legal studies, she will work with Jay Witter, vice president of government affairsÖChrista Miehe is the new vice president of special projects at The VGM Group. In the newly created position, Miehe will oversee projects, acquisitions, planning and business intelligence. Additionally, Sarah Eisenman has been promoted to events manager...

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