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Certain L codes up for prior authorization

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02/11/2020

ATLANTA – CMS plans to update the Federal Register today to add certain L codes to the prior authorization list for DMEPOS, according to the van Halem Group.

Providers hold back on e-prescribing

But convenience is starting to trump cost, other challenges
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02/06/2020

YARMOUTH, Maine – There’s a lot of runway for the adoption of e-prescribing, according to a recent HME Newspoll.

In brief: CareCentrix modifies CPAP policy, Numotion partners with Paralympian

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02/06/2020

WASHINGTON – CareCentrix has told AAHomecare it plans to modify its new co-pay collections policy for PAP patients with balances of more than 180 days.

According to AAHomecare, CareCentrix plans to modify the policy as follows:

CareCentrix modifies CPAP policy

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02/06/2020

WASHINGTON – CareCentrix has told AAHomecare it plans to modify its new co-pay collections policy for PAP patients with balances of more than 180 days.

According to AAHomecare, CareCentrix plans to modify the policy as follows:

VGM debuts State Leaders Summit

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02/04/2020

WATERLOO, Iowa – The VGM Government Relations team hosted more than 20 state and regional association leaders at its headquarters here in late January to network and strategize as part of an inaugural State Leaders Summit.

That legal life: MCOs, PE and TPEs

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02/03/2020

YARMOUTH, Maine – If you’re sitting at healthcare attorney Jeff Baird’s desk, the issues consuming your billable hours include how to work around managed care plans.

In brief: PromptCare buys Premier, Rehab Medical buys Mobility Specialists

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01/31/2020

NEW PROVIDENCE, N.J. – The PromptCare Companies has acquired Hoffman Estates, Ill.-based Premier Specialty Infusion, further expanding its footprint in the Midwest.

Survey predicts nice bump in POC adoption

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01/29/2020

NEW YORK – Portable oxygen concentrators are expected to increase from 23.9% of the ambulatory oxygen market to 28.2% over the next 12 months, according to the results of a new survey from Needham.

In brief: Centene, WellCare merger finalized; Aeroflow partners with network

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01/24/2020

ST. LOUIS – Centene Corp. has completed its acquisition of WellCare Health Plans, creating what it calls the leading healthcare enterprise focused on government-sponsored healthcare programs.

Centene, WellCare merger finalized

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01/24/2020

ST. LOUIS – Centene Corp. has completed its acquisition of WellCare Health Plans, creating what it calls the leading healthcare enterprise focused on government-sponsored healthcare programs.

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