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Q&A " McDevitt: Technology enhances patient care

December 20, 2018Theresa Flaherty, Managing Editor

After several years of consulting HME providers, Anna McDevitt says it was serendipity that led her to switch sides.Both companies had similar views in how they'd like to see technology make the delivery of post-acute care easier, she said.“I care a lot about what happens to the people we take care of in this industry and I was excited by how important the patient was in figuring out solutions for the LifeH2H team,” she said.McDevitt spoke with HME News recently about how technology and...

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LifeH2H puts all providers 'on same page'

November 30, 2018Theresa Flaherty, Managing Editor

COLUMBIA, S.C. — LifeH2H has completed an acquisition and plans to launch a new product in 2019 to help other HME providers better position themselves to health systems. “We believe there's an incredible disconnect between the health system and post-acute care,” said Dewey Roof, president of LifeH2H. “What the (health system's) needs are and what they are looking to accomplish, versus what we have to do to be successful as HME providers.” The forthcoming...

Dewey Roof, Hospital to home, Laboratory Tactical Consulting, lifeh2h, Post-Acute Care

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In brief: Medtrade wraps up, new bid resource debuts

October 19, 2018HME News Staff

ATLANTA - Medtrade attendees selected Caire's FreeStyle Comfort portable oxygen concentrator as this year's gold winner in the New Product Pavilion. Abely's portable electric recliner, the Abelift, took home silver; and 3B Medical's CPAP hose cleaner, the Lumin Bullet, took home bronze. The winners were announced ahead of the show's closing bell on Wednesday. Stand out Stand Up AAHomecare's Stand Up for Homecare reception raised $45,000 to support industry advocacy...

2018, AAHomecare, Laboratory Tactical Consulting, lifeh2h, Medtrade, Numotion, Soleo, VGM Group

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In brief: Shutdown ends, industry stands up

October 18, 2013HME News Staff

WASHINGTON - Lawmakers narrowly avoided a default last week when they reached an agreement on funding the federal government through Jan. 15, 2014. What does that mean for the HME industry? Business as usual, says Jay Witter, vice president of government affairs for AAHomecare, who, along with other stakeholders, has continued to meet with legislative staffers to drum up support for H.R. 1717, which would replace competitive bidding with a market pricing program. The bill currently has 157 co-sponsors....

101 Mobility, AAHomecare, Competitive Bidding, Dean Kamen, Freeport Home Medical Equipment, Health systems services, Howard Zisser, Jafari Medical Supply, Josh Renihan, lifeh2h, National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA), Power Wheelchair, Progressive medical concepts, Sleep Apnea, stand up for home care, Vantage Mobility International (VMI)

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Long Term Care becomes LifeH2H

October 15, 2013HME News Staff

COLUMBIA, S.C. - Long Term Care, doing business as Long's HME, has a new owner, a new name and new services. Dewey Roof, a partner in Long Term Care, has taken over the HME business and created a parent company called LifeH2H (Hospital to Home) to oversee LifeHME and the newly formed LifeTouch, a patient discharge management company. The changes will roll out over the next few months and be complete by the end of the year. “There is a tremendous need for patient management once outside the...

Dewey Roof, Kenneth Long, lifeh2h, lifehme, Lifetouch, Long term care

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