Skip to Content

Tag: Provider numbers


Decline in HME providers strains those that are left

June 26, 2020Theresa Flaherty, Managing Editor

YARMOUTH, Maine - Medicare's competitive bidding program has decimated their ranks over the past 10 years and now those HME providers that are left are in the middle of a pandemic and facing Round 2021. The industry has seen a significant decline in providers nationwide since the bid program debuted in 2011, ranging from 48% in Illinois and Arizona to 13% in Maine and Alaska, according to the VGM Group. “Reimbursement cuts from bidding have made it almost impossible for providers...

Competitive Bidding, Coronavirus Outbreak, Provider numbers, Round 2021

Read Full Articlered right arrow icon