DME Pharmacy News

Industry Urges Support of Breast Cancer Patient Equity Act

The bill would provide Medicare coverage for custom breast prosthetics.

Briefly: Hospice Professionals Attend a Skin Health Boot Camp; Respiratory Professionals Lauded

Featuring Medline, Gentiva, & the American Association for Respiratory Care.

Briefly: The AARC Is Voting, Medline Identifies Industry Challenges, and NCPA Plans for Annual Conference

Featuring the American Association for Respiratory Care, Medline, and the National Community Pharmacists Association.

Briefly: A New CRT Track & a Smarter Way to Dispense Gloves

Featuring Medtrade, AAHomecare, and Medline.

AAHomecare Launches Market Impact Survey

Input wanted from suppliers of home oxygen therapy, CPAP devices & hospital beds.

Briefly: An Earnings Announcement, a Speakers’ Deadline, & Hawaiian Wildfire Guidance

Featuring Cardinal Health, Medtrade, and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.

Briefly: NCART Hires a Membership Coordinator; Advanced Diabetes Supply Hires a New CEO

Featuring NCART and Advanced Diabetes Supply.

H.R. 4779 Would Provide Medicare Coverage for Breast Prostheses

The bill could have a ripple effect on other payers, if it becomes law.

Axys Software Now Integrated with Parata PASS System

The newly integrated process is designed to improve patient adherence with medications.

NCPA “Encouraged” by Merger Guidelines from FTC & DOJ

The guidelines from the Federal Trade Commission and Department of Justice are open for public comment through Sept. 18.

CMS Issues 2024 Home Health Prospective Payment System Proposed Rule

The proposed rule includes information on orthotics, braces, lymphedema supplies, and DME refills.


Featuring CGS Administrators, the World Health Organization, and the University of South Australia.

CBIC: Competitive Bidding Gap to Occur for Back & Knee Braces

The gap will start on Jan. 1, 2024.

NHIA Voices Support for Expanding Care in the Home Act

H.R. 2853 would expand coverage for home-based services, including infusion.

Invacare Corp. Reports 2023 Q1 Results

Manufacturer is now focusing on lifestyle products, seating, and mobility.

Essentially Women Announces Nymbl Partnership

Nymbl is providing "a comprehensive POS system, creating a hassle-free experience for all users."


Featuring The Hill, NHIA, the American Journal of Managed Care, and the National Community Pharmacists Association.


Featuring Frontiers in Sleep and Florida Medicaid.

Martha Stewart & Medline Partner on Mobility Aids Line

Series includes products for the bedroom and bathroom.

WeInfuse Forms Infusion Technology Advisory Council

Council members come from the infusion center, home infusion, specialty pharmacy, and healthcare technology sectors.