HomeCare Editors’ Top 5: Week of May 2
Five can’t-miss stories from the major news outlets
AAHomecare Makes Strides for Competitive Bid Legislation
AAHomecare staff and senior government relations representatives from AAHomecare members VGM, Apria, Invacare and Pride Mobility have been busy working the halls of Congress, meeting with or attending events with these key legislators.
Startup Provides At-Home Solution to Sleep Disorder Testing
Thanks to a new online service, individuals can consult with a board-certified sleep physician from the comfort of their homes simply by visiting an innovative website.
Asthma and Allergy Foundation Celebrates Certification Program Anniversary
60 million Americans with asthma and allergies have learned to trust certified consumer products and services when they see the Certification Mark on a product label.
CMS Releases the 2017 Skilled Nursing Medicare Payment Rates
On April 21, CMS issued a proposed rule [CMS-1645-P] outlining proposed Fiscal Year 2017 Medicare payment rates and quality programs for skilled nursing facilities.
New Stand-Assist Device Receives Recognition on Doctors Television Show
The StandUp Walker is a 2-in-1 stand-assist device that converts automatically into a medical walker, enabling users to independently rise from a seated position.