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In brief: NHIA sues over transitional payment, Great Elm's DME biz exceeds expectations

February 15, 2019HME News Staff

WASHINGTON - The National Home Infusion Association is suing the Department of Health and Human Services over its transitional payment for home infusion therapy services.A final rule published in November 2018 limits reimbursement for professional services to only those days a “skilled professional is in the home.”Under CMS's interpretation, reimbursement for services by pharmacists and other professionals services are not recognized, according to a press release.“This rule undercuts...

Great Elm, Home Infusion, KCI, KMESA, Lymphedema Treatment Act, NHIA, PHS

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'Unicorn' PHS spreads its wings

August 3, 2018Theresa Flaherty, Managing Editor

MINNEAPOLIS - After serving a “sliver” of western Wisconsin for years, Pediatric Home Service will open its doors to the entire state from its new location in Milwaukee.“We are pretty connected with the healthcare community there and we've heard over the years, 'Please come in and offer more services,'” said Mark Hamman, president. “We felt it was the right time to make the move and we will continue to work with payer sources and the state Medicaid program to expand...

Enteral Nutrition, Pediatric Home Service, PHS, respiratory services

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