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In brief: Providers merge, neb-meds reverse course

December 13, 2013HME News Staff

HIGH POINT, N.C. - Advanced Home Care has merged with WellStar HME & Infusion to expand its footprint in Georgia, the provider has announced. Marietta, Ga.-based WellStar HME & Infusion provides home infusion, specialty pharmacy and home medical equipment and services in the greater Atlanta area. “We entered the Atlanta market at the beginning of 2013 with the purchase of a company in Norcross,” said Joel Mills, CEO of Advanced Home Care, in a release. “Our new relationship with...

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Specialty Providers

Budesonide: Competing generics on the horizon

January 22, 2012Theresa Flaherty, Managing Editor

BALTIMORE - The needle barely moved on the average sales price (ASP) figures for nebulizer medications, according to the latest figures, released in December. The only neb-med to show any significant change was budesonide (J7626), which rose 23.8 cents to $4.63 per dose. While an increase is always welcome, there's still not a lot of margin on the drug, says provider Sam Jarzcynski, who stocked up in advance of an October price increase. "We were able to buy enough to get us through," said Jarczynski,...

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Consolidation continues in neb-med space

July 26, 2011HME News Staff

TEXARKANA, Texas - Neb-med industry insiders are remaining mum about the sale in June of Senior Respiratory Solutions to Med4Home, Lincare's nebulizer medication business. Senior Respiratory confirmed the sale, but had no further comment, so we combed through our archives to see what we had written about these companies before. Senior Respiratory was one of the largest remaining independent providers of nebulizer medications. In 2009, according to the HME Databank, it was the sixth largest Medicare...

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Rotech's revenues up

May 11, 2010HME News Staff

ORLANDO, Fla. - Rotech Healthcare's first quarter 2010 revenues rose about 9% compared to first quarter 2009, the company reported May 10. Excluding nebulizer medications, net revenues were $110.6 million--an increase of $9.3 million--for the quarter ended March 31. The company also reported that: * Net revenues from non-Medicare payers increased to 59% from 56.5% in first quarter 2009 * Adjusted EBITDA increased to $25.2 million from $21.2 million in first quarter 2009 * The company...

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