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Drive Medical's pure play

July 24, 2015Liz Beaulieu, Editor

Editor's note: This is the third in a series of stories about transfilling technology. Previous stories: Where's the opportunity in transfilling technology, and Providers offer ground-level viewPORT WASHINGTON, N.Y. - HME providers looking to offer transfilling devices to their patients will have another option coming soon.Drive Medical is beta-testing its Pure Fill and plans to release the transfilling device in the late third quarter.“The industry is excited for another manufacturer to come...

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Transfilling technology: Providers offer ground-level view

July 17, 2015Liz Beaulieu, Editor

YARMOUTH, Maine - The technology has been around for more than a decade, but there are still wild swings in provider opinion on transfilling.On one end, there are providers like Woody O'Neal, who has more than 90% of his ambulatory patients on transfilling technology.“We've used a very direct strategic deployment of this technology to eliminate the costs associated with maintaining an oxygen patient over a long period of time,” said O'Neal, vice president of O2 Neal Medical in Pelham,...

home oxygen therapy, POCs, transfilling


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Apria is the top provider of transfilling technologyÖfor now

June 29, 2015Liz Beaulieu, Editor

I'm working on a story about oxygen transfilling technology. I'm working on a story about oxygen transfilling technology because Invacare has reported, for the past few quarters, the loss of a significant order of HomeFills by a national account. I thought it was a good time to check in on this technology. I'm still in the middle of interviewing sources, but in trying to determine whether this was a one-off or a trend, I first looked at some data. In our HME Databank, we track total Medicare reimbursement...

adoption, home oxygen therapy, POCs, transfilling


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