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Newspoll: Backlogs drag on, testing patience


Newspoll: Backlogs drag on, testing patience

August 19, 2022Theresa Flaherty, Managing Editor

YARMOUTH, Maine – While providers are starting to see improvements in backlogs, nearly all (96%) of the respondents to a recent HME Newspoll say they are still seeing a lag in getting the parts and equipment they need.  The backlog, which has stretched over more than a year, is driven by ongoing supply chain issues related to the COVID-19 pandemic and a widespread recall on certain CPAP devices and noninvasive ventilators that was issued in June 2021.  “CPAPs are still...

CPAP, HME News, Home Medical Equipment (HME), supply chain issues

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