Primary business: HEALTH CARE Durable medical equipment
The second option was the choice many small to midsize durable medical equipment
companies opted for based upon the costs of providing services and the need to provide unit dose medication programs to remain competitive in their respect markets.
The letter enumerates pending requirements on handling and storing electronic patient information; durable medical equipment
accreditation mandates; implementation of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services' (CMS') Medicare Part B Provider Enrollment, Chain and Ownership System; and CMS' competitive bidding program for durable medical equipment
, prosthetics, orthotics and supplies (DMEPOS), which includes diabetes testing supplies.
GMH is currently looking for other acquisition opportunities in the home and durable medical equipment
sector within the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast region, DHS added.
-- The National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) has praised lawmakers for legislation to remove diabetes supplies provided by small pharmacies from the bidding for Medicare Part B durable medical equipment
Many times, nursing staff who are not educated concerning wound care Part B coverage include wound care products in private-pay statements to responsible families, or the SNF or an outside company bills wound care items to the durable medical equipment
regional carrier while also including some in the private-pay statement.
16 May 2013 a[euro]" US durable medical equipment
providers Allcare Medical Inc and Landauer Metropolitan Inc on Thursday said they had agreed to amalgamate operations.
The three companies distribute medical gases, durable medical equipment
, respiratory supplies, and vehicles that distribute medical equipment and supplies; their total revenues in 1997 were $4.2 million.