Medical Supplies

Home medical equipment providers furnish essential products that include diabetic, incontinence, ostomy, urological, and wound care supplies.

AAHomecare members can find more information and get involved in shaping policy for this issue through the Medical Supplies Council. For in-depth commentary on pending legislation and regulations, go to Analysis and Comments, Testimony & Official Statements.

Recent developments related to these issues include:

Diabetes Supplies

HHS OIG Report on Diabetic Test Strips in the Competitive Bidding Areas (November 7, 2012)

Negative Pressure Wound Therapy

Issue Paper: Stop Glucose Monitors Medicare Coverage Restrictions (November 10, 2010)

Senate NPWT Letter to CMS (August 8, 2011)

House NPWT Letter to CMS (July 18, 2011)

Related Blog Posts

Medical Supplies Council Pushes Full Agenda

Wed, August 10, 2011

AAHomecare’s Medical Supplies Council focuses on HME policy issues that affect audit, payment and coverage issues related to diabetes, wound care and incontinence issues. The Council has…

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