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John Kenney seeks to improve perception of O&P


Every day in the orthotics and prosthetics field brings something new, with fresh challenges and different patients, but one challenge remains constant—raising the profile of the profession, says John Kenney, MURP, BOCO, and the 2019 recipient of the Jim

Sleep Coaches heightens patient engagement


MINNEAPOLIS – Mark Boardman has sold his HME business to focus on his proprietary CPAP resupply platform and live-call program called Sleep Coaches.

Large number of vets not receiving follow-up care for their sleep apnea, OIG says


WASHINGTON – The Veterans Health Administration is at risk of potentially spending $261.3 million over the next five years on sleep apnea devices and supplies that veterans will not use, according to the Office of Inspector General.

PromptCare boosts home infusion biz


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

EW keeps it fresh


TAMPA, Fla. – Organizers of this year’s Focus Conference want attendees to come away from the annual event feeling “refreshed and recharged,” they say.

NCPA calls on CMS to recognize pharmacists as care providers


WASHINGTON – The National Community Pharmacists Association is urging CMS to recognize pharmacist services beyond dispensing of medications.

Study: Screening older adults for OSA could save money


DARIEN, Ill. – Older adults with undiagnosed obstructive sleep apnea access healthcare more frequently and at a higher cost than those without, according to a new study published in the Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine.

CVS adds 15 HealthHUBs in Texas


HOUSTON – CVS has rolled out HealthHUBs in 15 of its pharmacy locations across the greater Houston area, the company announced Jan. 13.

PHS expands in Texas


ROSEVILLE, Minn. – Pediatric Home Service has partnered with The Care Group, a provider of respiratory care and enteral nutrition, to expand its offerings in Texas.

Pharmacist of the year: Condo's Steve Moore


PLATTSBURGH, NY – Steve Moore, owner of Condo Pharmacy in Plattsburgh, N.Y., has been named the 2019 Willard B.