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On the Editor's Desk

What's the first-month purchase option worth to you?

July 22, 2010Liz Beaulieu, Editor

The industry seeks to delay a provision in the healthcare reform bill that would eliminate the first-month purchase option for standard power wheelchairs in exchange for a 1% reduction in the consumer price index-urban (CPI-U) update. That seems reasonable. “I think it's a fair trade-off,” said Tim Pederson, chairman of AAHomecare's Complex Rehab and Mobility Council (CRMC) and CEO of WestMed Rehab in Rapid City, S.D. “It's a small enough cut that it's not going to have a major...

first-month purchase option, On The Editor's Desk, Seth Johnson, Tim Pederson, Tyrrel Hunter

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Executive Session

It wasn't easy, but I've finally found a Tiger Woods/HME connection

December 10, 2009Mike Moran

I just cannot believe all this stuff coming out about Tiger Woods. The count is now up to 10 mistresses, with two of them being porn stars! I can't believe it. For years I've watched Tiger on TV and marveled over his golfing genius. I'll continue to watch him (he is, after all, the best golfer that's ever lived), but I'll never look at him the same way again. I'm not casting judgment here. It's just that what Tiger has done off the course is really a bit beyond what I'm capable of imagining. Ten...

Executive Session, telemedicine, Tim Pederson

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