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Dispatches from the dining room: Another stupid question? Everyone's a critic

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Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Every month HME News sends out a newspoll to gauge provider opinion on timely issues affecting the HME industry. Some poll questions are better than others, but we always try to put thought into them.

It’s harder than you might think.

AdaptHealth sees ‘permanent shift up’ on resupply rates

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08/07/2020

PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa. – AdaptHealth executives don’t expect volume for new CPAP setups to return to pre-pandemic levels in 2020, but they say that’s largely offset by its strong resupply business.

Post-pay reviews get start date

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08/07/2020

WASHINGTON – The DME MACs will resume medical reviews Aug. 17, according to a bulletin from CMS.

Stakeholders seek to fill GAP

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08/07/2020

WASHINGTON – AAHomecare and the VGM Group are working to with state and regional HME associations to revamp the Grassroots Accountability Project.

Invacare reports sales decrease

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08/06/2020

ELYRIA, Ohio – Invacare reported a net sales decrease of 16.8% to $196.3 million for the second quarter of 2020.

CBD ‘could be dynamic’ market for HME

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08/03/2020

For an industry in need of a retail product that fits within any of the HME major categories, CBD certainly seems to fit the bill. As a therapeutic product with potential benefits for a litany of conditions, CBD can effectively be marketed and merchandised for virtually every HME customer, specialists in the field say.

Bill paying: Don’t set it and forget it

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08/03/2020

WATERLOO, Iowa – With an estimated 60% of DME patients walking out the door without making any sort of a payment, Jennifer Leon says it’s time for a shift in thinking.

HME providers, community pharmacists seek recognition

Recent win in Pennsylvania means providers are eligible for hazard pay
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07/31/2020

ALEXANDRIA, Va. – HME providers and community pharmacists have continued to serve on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic – and like other health care providers, they want to be recognized for that.

Providers who wear capes: Free lunch, diapers and a really big giveback

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07/31/2020

YARMOUTH, Maine – HME providers have stepped up in acts both big and small to prove the COVID-19 pandemic has also brought out the best in people. 

DMEconnected: Are you connected?

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07/31/2020

ATLANTA – The need for DMEconnected, a new online “cheat sheet” for referral sources with information on DME providers and the equipment and services they provide, has taken on new meaning amid the COVID-19 pandemic, says CEO Courtney Richards.

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