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Landauer files for Chapter 11 ahead of sale

August 19, 2013HME News Staff

WILMINGTON, Del. - Landauer Metropolitan, Inc., a Mount Vernon, N.Y.-based provider of home health equipment and supplies, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Aug. 16, citing an anticipated $26 million decline in revenue resulting from losses related to competitive bidding, according to news reports.The filing comes ahead of a $22 million sale to Quadrant Management, Inc., barring a better offer at a September auction. Quadrant is a New York-based private equity firm that manages more than...

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Maddak reels in another award

May 6, 2013HME News Staff

EDISON, N.J. - Maddak, Inc., a manufacturer of aids for daily living (ADL) products, can now add another award to its trophy case to go along with the Medtrade Spring Innovation Award it won in March. In recognition of Morph Wheels, the company's foldable wheelchair wheel, Maddak received the 2013 Design of the Year Award in the transportation category from London's Design Museum, according to a press release. “When we began developing Morph Wheels over three years ago, innovation and design...

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Doc to providers: It's time to think big

June 22, 2010Theresa Flaherty, Managing Editor

America's obesity epidemic was front and center during healthcare reform talks. It's one of the biggest drivers of healthcare costs, but until now, doctors didn't get paid to treat it, says Dr. Kevin Huffman, a bariatric specialist who recently became a consultant to Gendron, Inc. He spoke with HME News recently about how healthcare reform-and HME providers-will help these patients. HME News: Just how many obese Americans are there? Dr. Kevin Huffman: Between 1980 and 2000 we saw a doubling of...

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Providers

Provider works 'to leave a mark'

June 22, 2010Liz Beaulieu, Editor

MULLINS, S.C. - To prepare for whatever Medicare throws its way, Home Therapy Inc. has been shaking things up. First off, Home Therapy has moved into a new location-a former Chrysler dealership-that gives the respiratory provider and its products more visibility. "It's seven times bigger than our old location, so now we can display everything we have more properly," said Susan Siders, owner. "Everyone comes into the new location and says, 'You've added all this stuff,' and I say, 'No, we had it;...

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