Latest News

03/01/2024

Change Healthcare Network Interruption Alert: Brightree Webinar, ODM Announcement and AAHomecare Action


02/29/2024

March 2 Is World Teen Mental Wellness Day

Important Message from the Ohio Association of County Behavioral Health Authorities


02/28/2024

Jurisdiction B DME MAC Offers Online Training and In-Person Connections at Medtrade


02/27/2024

January 2024 DME Supplier Tracking Data Released

Ohio Has Experienced 45% Decrease in Supplier Locations


02/26/2024

Free DME Industry Webinars on Meeting Supplier Standards and National Provider Enrollment

Scheduled Feb. 27 and March 12


02/23/2024

Reminder on How To Access Ohio Department of Medicaid Fee Schedules


02/22/2024

HME Leaders Continue to Raise the Urgency on 75/25 Provisions on Capitol Hill


02/21/2024

Open Call for Vendors for Inaugural "Accessible Ohio Conference and Expo" this Summer in Columbus

Submissions Due Friday, March 8


02/20/2024

Jurisdiction B DME MAC Connects with HME Providers Online and at Medtrade


02/19/2024

Nominations for AAHomecare's 2024 'Homecare Champion' Award Due Friday, Feb. 23


02/16/2024

April 8th Eclipse Could Affect HME Providers' Home Deliveries in Ohio


02/15/2024

CMS Updates MLN Booklet on Power Mobility Devices Enhancing Content Clarity


02/14/2024

Ohio Medicaid Announces Integrated Helpdesk Changes and Improvements


02/13/2024

Upcoming Jurisdiction B DME MAC Educational Webinars


02/12/2024

Nominations for AAHomecare's 2024 'Homecare Champion' Accepted Through Feb. 23


02/09/2024

DME MACs Streamline Ordering Process for PAP and RAD Supplies

'Dear Physician Letter' is Effective 2/01/24


02/08/2024

AARP Calls Credit for Caring Act 'Much Needed Relief for Caregivers'

Source: HomeCare Now


02/07/2024

Upcoming Jurisdiction B DME MAC Educational Webinars


02/06/2024

Medtrade Early Registration Rates Good through Tomorrow! Sign Up Now!


02/05/2024

New Authentication Requirement When Calling JB DME Provider Contact Center Effective March 1


02/02/2024

Technology Stage On Medtrade Show Floor Offers 30-Minute Tech Presentations


02/01/2024

Welcome New OAMES Members!


01/31/2024

April 8th Eclipse Could Affect HME Providers' Home Deliveries


01/30/2024

Register for Upcoming CGS's Live Webinars on Numerous Medicare Topics


01/29/2024

Medtrade 2024 Early Registration Rates End Wednesday, February 7


01/26/2024

Philips Respironics Scales Back on Sleep and Respiratory Product Portfolio


01/25/2024

Why Every Provider Must Establish and Maintain a Fraud and Abuse Compliance Program

Guest Article: Elizabeth E. Hogue, Esq.


01/24/2024

AAHomecare Accepting Homecare Champion Nominations Through February 23

Champion Will Be Honored at Medtrade


01/23/2024

New White Paper Addresses Importance of Safeguarding Access to Enteral Nutrition


01/22/2024

Jurisdiction B DME MAC Webinars Scheduled this Week


01/20/2024

Congress Passes Short-Term Funding Measure without 75/25 Relief & Other Healthcare Extenders


01/19/2024

REMINDER! Terminations to Resume January 23 for Failure to Complete Ohio Medicaid Agreement Revalidations in PNM Module


01/19/2024

Workgroup Tackles Medicare Advantage Denials Impacting Access to CRT


01/18/2024

AAHomecare Hosts Medicare Advantage Webinar Next Week


01/17/2024

Ohio Department of Aging Announces Students Selected for 2024 Scholars in Aging Program


01/16/2024

VGM Fulfillment Names Peter Martin as President


01/15/2024

Congratulations to OAMES’ New Officers and Board Members!


01/12/2024

DMEPOS Improper Payment Rate Shows Continued Improvement


01/11/2024

January is National Mental Wellness Month


01/10/2024

Ohio BWC Hosts Virtual Provider Forum on Jan. 24


01/09/2024

Jurisdiction B DME MAC Webinars Offered Through January 18


01/08/2024

Dana McLaughlin of MSC Named the VGM Group's HME Woman of the Year


01/05/2024

Terminations to Resume 1/23/2024 for Failure to Complete Medicaid Agreement Revalidations in PNM Module

Important Message from Ohio Department of Medicaid


01/04/2024

Patients’ Right to Freedom of Choice of Providers

Guest Article: Elizabeth E. Hogue, Esq.


01/03/2024

Mickae Lee Departs National Coalition for Assistive and Rehab Technology


01/02/2024

Medtrade 2024 SmartSaver Registration Rates In Effect


12/29/2023

Temporary Interruption in myCGS and IVR Availability Due to Quarterly System Maintenance: December 29, 2023–January 1, 2024

News from CGS 12/28/2023 - DME MAC Jurisdiction B


12/28/2023

Thank You Associate Members and Sponsors for Your Partnership this Year!


12/26/2023

OAMES Year-End Reminders: Dues Renewals & Conference Save-the-Date!


12/22/2023

VGM & Associates Names Lindy Tentinger as President


12/21/2023

CMS Releases 2024 Fee Schedule

Source: AAHomecare Alert 12/20/23


12/20/2023

Advocacy Matters More Than Ever

Article by Kam Yuricich for Medtrade Monday 12/18/2023


12/19/2023

Jurisdiction B DME MAC Webinars Offered this Week


12/18/2023

All About Accessibility: Handling Holiday Overwhelm

Message from the Ohio Dept. of Mental Health & Addiction Services and Ohio Dept. of Health


12/15/2023

Calling OAMES Provider Members: Annual Board of Directors Votes Due Today! 


12/14/2023

State Agencies and Partners Expand Resources to Keep Older Drivers Safe


12/13/2023

Jurisdiction B DME MAC Webinars Offered Through Dec. 21


12/12/2023

DMEPOS CY 2024 CPI-U Increase Range from 2.6%-3%

Source: AAHomecare Alert 12/11/23


12/11/2023

Don't Forget to Renew Your OAMES 2024 Membership!

Not a Member? Join Today!


12/08/2023

Terminations to Resume 1/23/2024 for Failure to Complete Medicaid Agreement Revalidations in ODM Provider Network Management Module


12/07/2023

Amended Version of H.R 5555 Clears Energy and Commerce Committee

Source: AAHomecare Insider 12/06/23


12/06/2023

Medtrade 2024 Registration is Now Open


12/05/2023

Jurisdiction B DME MAC Webinars Offered Through Dec. 14


12/04/2023

Ohio Department of Aging Celebrates Grand Opening of Golden Buckeye Center for Dementia Caregiving at OSU College of Nursing


12/01/2023

Sign Up for FREE December 19 CRT Industry Webinar

Hosted by NCART, NRRTS, US Rehab and the Clinician Task Force


11/30/2023

"Insider" Registration Rates For Medtrade 2024 Open On Monday, Dec. 4


11/29/2023

Save the Date! MHS24 Medical & Health Symposium Scheduled Nov. 13-15, 2024

Hosted by the Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation


11/28/2023

Jurisdiction B DME MAC Webinars Offered Through Next Week


11/27/2023

Don't Miss OAMES Important Year-End Activities!


11/24/2023

New Mobility Scooter Company Signs On For Medtrade 2024


11/22/2023

Reimbursement Measures Move Forward as Congress Sets New Deadlines for Appropriations Legislation

Source: AAH Insider 11/21/23


11/21/2023

OAMES 43rd Annual Meeting & Exhibition is Booked for 2024!

Join Us October 16-17, Returning to The Grand Event Center in Columbus


11/20/2023

Jurisdiction B DME MAC Webinars Offered Through November


11/17/2023

Ohio Medicaid Annual Open Enrollment Ends Soon

Members Can Select a Plan through November 30


11/16/2023

Joint Announcement from OAMES and Great Lakes: Executive Director Kam Yuricich Departs December 31, Transitions to Retirement in 2024


11/15/2023

AAHomecare Alert: HME Legislation Approved by Energy & Commerce Health Subcommittee


11/14/2023

Upcoming Webinar: Hospices, SNFs and Part A: Opportunities for DME Suppliers

Sponsored by AAHomecare, Presented by Brown & Fortunato


11/13/2023

Jurisdiction B DME MAC Webinars Offered Through Next Week


11/10/2023

CMS Issues Preliminary Coding Recommendation for Power Seat Elevation

Source: NCART


11/09/2023

Latest Supplier Tracking Continues to Show Decline in Medicare-Registered DMEPOS Locations

Ohio Has Lost 44% of Its Medicare Supplier Locations Since 2013


11/08/2023

The Product Evolution of Compass Health

OAMES 2023 Flagship Member Feature


11/07/2023

Jurisdiction B DME MAC Webinars Offered Through Nov. 16


11/06/2023

Last Call for Candidates! Applications Due Nov. 10 for OAMES of Directors Election


11/03/2023

S. 1294 Provisions Included in Finance Committee Healthcare Legislation Draft

Breaking News from American Association for Homecare


11/02/2023

VGM Hosts Free Webinar on Nov 3, “Can Your Business Sustain a 30% Cut in Revenue?”


11/01/2023

Upcoming Jurisdiction B DME MAC Educational Webinars


10/31/2023

Ohio Medicaid Annual Open Enrollment is Here!

Medicaid Members Can Select a Plan through November 30


10/30/2023

PET Scan False Claims Act Settlement: Lessons for Suppliers

Source: Medtrade Monday 10/30/2023


10/27/2023

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day Is Tomorrow!


10/26/2023

Bonuses for Employees

Guest Article: Elizabeth E. Hogue, Esq.


10/25/2023

Don't Miss CGS Medicare Mega Workshop in Columbus on Nov. 1


10/24/2023

A Big Win for CGM Patients and Suppliers: CMS to Allow for 90-Day Billing for CGM Supplies

Source: AAHomecare Alert 10/19/23


10/23/2023

CMS Chicago Hosts Oct. 25 "Real Time" Webinar on Medicare Open Enrollment

No-Charge Registration Required by Oct. 24


10/20/2023

Ready to Lead? Call for OAMES Board Candidates for Fall Election

Applications Due Nov. 10


10/18/2023

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day Is Saturday, October 28


10/17/2023

Upcoming DME MAC Jurisdiction B & C Educational Webinars


10/16/2023

Continue Pushing Support for Medicare Rate Relief Legislation, HR 5555 & S.1294


10/13/2023

AAHomecare and VGM Partner for Targeted Virtual Hill Day on Nov. 13


10/12/2023

Preventing Violence in Home Care: Action Items

Guest Article: Elizabeth E. Hogue, Esq.


10/11/2023

Last Chance to Register for OAMES 2023 Annual Meeting & Exhibition on Oct. 18-19

Early-Bird Rates End Thursday!


10/10/2023

Upcoming DME MAC Jurisdiction B & C Educational Webinars

Reminder to Participate in Innovation Survey - Responses Due 10/15/23


10/09/2023

Department of Aging Encourages Older Ohioans to Find Opportunities in the Modern Workforce through Upcoming Online Job Trainings


10/06/2023

New Provider Enrollment Appeals & Rebuttals Contractor Starts Oct. 9

Source: AAHomecare Alert 10/05/23


10/05/2023

Record Turnout! Thank You Annual Meeting Exhibitors & Sponsors! Still Time to Register!

Early-Bird Registration Discount Rates End Oct. 12


10/04/2023

Nationwide Survey Shows Significant Cost Increases & Operational Challenges

Source: AAHomecare Insider 9/27/23


10/03/2023

Jurisdiction B DME MAC's Upcoming Educational Webinars


10/02/2023

2024 Medicare Advantage and Part D Plan Information Now Available Ahead of Medicare Open Enrollment

Medicare Open Enrollment runs from Oct. 15 to Dec. 7


09/29/2023

The Power of Inclusive Literature with Allison Boot, Ms. Wheelchair Ohio 2023

Message from Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities


09/28/2023

Grassroots Action Needed to Reinforce Virtual Legislative Conference Advocacy

Source: AAHomecare Insider 9/27/23


09/27/2023

OAMES Annual Meeting Exhibit Hall has SOLD OUT! Hotel Room Block Expanded, Group Rate Ends Friday!


09/26/2023

ODM Releases Latest Ohio Medicaid Managed Care Plan Comparison Document


09/25/2023

CMS’ Electronic Signature Requirements - Article by Jeffrey S. Baird, JD and Jacque K. Steelman, JD

Source: Medtrade Monday 9/25/2023


09/22/2023

OAMES Brings You the Hottest Topics and Best Connections at this Year's Annual Meeting & Exhibition


09/21/2023

CGS Provider Outreach and Education Hosts In-Person Workshops this Fall


09/20/2023

Comprehensive Medicare Rate Relief Legislation Introduced in US House

Source: AAHomecare Alert 9/19/23


09/19/2023

Last Call to Share Feedback on Development of AAHomecare Educational Platform

Survey Closes Tomorrow, Sept. 20


09/18/2023

2023-2024 Ohio Scholars in Aging Program Application Period Now Open

Applications Due by Friday, Nov. 3


09/15/2023

One Month Countdown to OAMES 42nd Annual Meeting & Exhibition in Columbus!


09/14/2023

Participation Encouraged in CGS Survey to Share Education and Training Feedback

Survey Remains Open Through October 15


09/13/2023

Feedback Needed as AAHomecare Develops Educational Platform

Survey Closes Wednesday, September 20


09/12/2023

Jurisdiction B DME MAC Upcoming Live Webinars


09/11/2023

Join Us in Columbus Oct. 18-19 for OAMES 42nd Annual Meeting & Exhibition!


09/08/2023

2023-2024 Ohio Scholars in Aging Program Application Period Now Open

Applications Due by Friday, Nov. 3


09/07/2023

Upcoming Jurisdiction B DME MAC Educational Webinars


09/06/2023

Virtual Conference Just Three Weeks Away - Critical Reimbursement Cuts Top of Agenda

Register by September 8, 2023


09/05/2023

Showcasing OxyGo: OAMES 2023 Flagship Member, Sponsor and Exhibitor


09/01/2023

HME Survey to Help Quantify Need for Reimbursement Relief!

Survey Closes Friday, September 8


08/31/2023

Registration Opens for OAMES 42nd Annual Meeting & Exhibition!


08/30/2023

Ohio Department of Aging Seeking Community Partners to Host Falls-Prevention Walking Events


08/29/2023

Time Running Out to Register for the Virtual AAHomecare Legislative Conference


08/28/2023

Are You Doing Your Part to Gain Support for S.1294?


08/25/2023

Why Every Provider Must Establish and Maintain a Fraud and Abuse Compliance Program

Guest Article: Elizabeth E. Hogue, Esq.


08/24/2023

Industry Advocacy Survey Launched to Capture Costs, Need for Sustainable Reimbursement

Source: AAHomecare Insider 8/23/23


08/23/2023

Participate in CGS Survey to Share Education and Training Feedback


08/22/2023

This Week's Jurisdiction B DME MAC Educational Webinars


08/21/2023

Health Policy Institute of Ohio Publishes Strategies to Prevent ACEs in Ohio


08/18/2023

Announcing OAMES 2023 Give-Back Recipient: Sunshine Communities

Meet & Support Sunshine Communities at OAMES Annual Meeting & Exhibition Oct. 18-19


08/17/2023

Meaningful Adjustments to Medicare Reimbursement Top Priority for Legislative Conference

3 Weeks Left to Register for AAHomecare's Virtual Event!


08/16/2023

Ohio Medicaid Develops New Form for Changing PNM Administrators


08/15/2023

Upcoming Jurisdiction B DME MAC Educational Webinars


08/14/2023

Interested in Speaking at Medtrade? Submit Your Proposal by Aug. 28


08/10/2023

The Stakes are High

Source: AAHomecare Insider 8/09/23


08/09/2023

News from CGS: Get Answers to Your Post-PHE Billing Questions


08/08/2023

2023 CRT Awareness Week is Next Week!


08/07/2023

Governor DeWine Nominates Director of Department of Children and Youth


08/04/2023

HME News Introduces the Latest HME Databank; 2022 Medicare Data Now Available


08/03/2023

Judge Orders State to Provide Private Duty Nursing Care

Guest Article: Elizabeth E. Hogue, Esq.


08/03/2023

Record Turnout!  Thank You OAMES 2023 Annual Meeting Exhibitors & Sponsors!

Still Time to Register! Early-Bird Discount Rates Expire Oct. 12


08/02/2023

Ohio Medicaid Publishes Claim Submission and Adjudication FAQs

Source: ODM Press 7/28/2023


08/01/2023

Upcoming Jurisdiction B DME MAC Educational Webinars


07/31/2023

OIG Report Puts Spotlight on Prior Authorization Denials and Limited Reviews Under Medicaid MCOs 

Source: AAHomecare Insider 7/26/23  


07/28/2023

Ohio Medicaid Managed Care Plan Open Enrollment Coming Soon


07/27/2023

Save the Date for OAMES 42nd Annual Meeting & Exhibition Oct. 18-19 in Columbus

Limited Exhibit Spaces and Sponsorships Available; Registration Opens Soon!


07/26/2023

EFT Authorization Agreement (CMS-588) Submission – Changes Effective August 21

Source: Novitas Solutions eNews 7/26/2023


07/25/2023

Ohio Department of Aging's 'Well Beyond 60! EXPO' Returns to Ohio State Fair on August 1

Access to Free Health Screenings, Wellness Demos, Giveaways & More


07/24/2023

AAHomecare Alert: House Oxygen Sign-On Letter Closes July 27


07/21/2023

DME MAC Jurisdictions B & C Host Mega Workshop on August 31 in Nashville


07/20/2023

OSHA Issues Final Rule That Includes New Requirements for Providers

Guest Article: Elizabeth E. Hogue, Esq.


07/19/2023

OAMES 2023 Flagship Member Feature: OxyGo


07/18/2023

Ask Your Representatives to Join House Sign-On Letter Protecting Access to Oxygen

Source: AAHomecare Alert 7/17/23


07/17/2023

Registration is Open for the Sept 13 Virtual CRT Congressional Fly-In

Hosted by NCART and NRRTS


07/14/2023

Medtrade 2024 – Call For Speakers

Deadline to Make Submissions is August 28


07/13/2023

Coloplast and AAHomecare Host Free Webinar July 17: Negotiations in a Post Pandemic HME Industry


07/12/2023

HME News Seeking Applicants for 2023 HME Provider of the Year

Deadline: July 31


07/11/2023

News for Ohio Medicaid Providers: Defects Impacting Delivery of 835 Files


07/10/2023

NCART Update on Power Seat Elevation Systems Coding Application


07/07/2023

Time Running Out to Participate in 2023 HME News/VGM & Associates Financial Benchmarking Survey

Deadline: Saturday, July 15


07/06/2023

Upcoming Jurisdiction B DME MAC Webinars


07/05/2023

OAMES 2023 Flagship Member Feature: Compass Health


07/03/2023

AAHomecare’s Virtual Washington Legislative Conference Connects You with Capitol Hill

Save the Date: September 20, 2023


06/30/2023

Continued Outreach Needed on S. 1294


06/29/2023

2023 HME News/VGM & Associates Financial Benchmarking Survey Now Open

Deadline to Respond is July 15


06/28/2023

CMS Issues Memo to Hospitals About Requirement to Provide Information to Post-Acute Providers

Guest Article: Elizabeth E. Hogue, Esq.


06/27/2023

HME News Seeking Applicants for 2023 HME Provider of the Year

Deadline: July 31


06/26/2023

Hotel Room Block Now Open for OAMES 42nd Annual Meeting & Exhibition

Join Us October 18-19 at The Grand Event Center in Columbus


06/23/2023

PTSD Screening Day Set for June 27

Source: Ohio Association of County Behavioral Health Authorities


06/22/2023

Call for Applications for Governor's Inclusive Employer Award

Application Deadline is August 4


06/21/2023

2023 HME News/VGM & Associates Financial Benchmarking Survey Now Open

Deadline to Respond is July 15


06/20/2023

Jurisdiction B DME MAC Webinars this Week; Save the Date for In-Person Workshop on August 31


06/19/2023

Anatomy Of A Government Investigation

Words by: Denise M. Leard, JD and Jeffrey S. Baird, JD


06/16/2023

Action Required: Ohio Medicaid's PNM eLicense Terminations

Source: ODM Press 6/16/2023


06/16/2023

Latest Supplier Tracking Shows Continued Decline in Medicare-Registered DMEPOS Locations

Source: AAHomecare Insider 6/14/23


06/15/2023

Ohio Recognizes World Elder Abuse Awareness Day


06/14/2023

AAHomecare and Coloplast Host Free Webinar on Post Pandemic Contract Negotiations for HME Providers


06/13/2023

Halfway Through 2023: Here’s A Bit Of What You Missed

Source:  Medtrade Monday 6/12/2023


06/12/2023

Hotel Room Block Opens for OAMES 42nd Annual Meeting & Exhibition

Join Us October 18-19 at The Grand Event Center in Columbus


06/09/2023

CGS Administrators Offer In-Person and Online Options for Medicare Education this Summer


06/08/2023

Supreme Court Rules on Knowledge Required to Prove False Claims

Guest Article: Elizabeth E. Hogue, Esq.


06/07/2023

Highlights of Ohio Medicaid's Medical Care Advisory Committee Q2 Meeting


06/06/2023

June and July: Action Time for S. 1294

Source: AAHomecare Insider


06/05/2023

CGS DME Workshops Scheduled in Indianapolis on June 21 and Milwaukee on July 12

Program Agenda and Registration Details Now Available


06/02/2023

Surgeon General Advisory About Effects Social Media Use Has on Youth Mental Health

Source: OACBHA "Up to the Minute"


06/01/2023

Upcoming Jurisdiction B DME MAC Webinars; PHE 'Ask the Contractor' Q&As Now Available


05/31/2023

Save the Dates for HME & CRT Industry Virtual Advocacy Events this Fall!


05/30/2023

Ohio Department of Medicaid In-person Site Visits to Resume July 1, 2023


05/26/2023

PHE Unwinding Resources from Ohio Medicaid and CMS Region 5

Help Spread the Word to Consumers


05/25/2023

CBIC Announces "Temporary Gap Period" for DMEPOS Competitive Bidding Program


05/25/2023

DME MAC Jurisdictions B & C Host Comprehensive Workshop on June 21

Workshop Scheduled at Embassy Suites Airport - Indianapolis, Indiana


05/24/2023

OSHA Increasingly Likely to Act Against Workplace Violence

Guest Article: Elizabeth E. Hogue, Esq.


05/23/2023

ODM Provides Payment Calculation Details on Second Round of Managed Care ARPA HCBS Funds


05/22/2023

Industry Gathers Intel on Lymphedema Supplier Market

Source: AAHomecare Alert 5/22/23


05/19/2023

LAST CHANCE! Participate in AAHomecare HME Strategic Priorities Survey to Help Chart our Future

Survey Deadline is TODAY!


05/18/2023

CMS Grants Medicare Coverage for Seat Elevation Systems

Source: AAHomecare Alert 5/16/2023


05/17/2023

What is the Key to Business Longevity? Ask an Old Company.

Guest Article by Sandra Harbrecht Ratchford, Paul Werth Associates


05/16/2023

Jurisdiction B DME MAC Webinars Offered this Week


05/15/2023

Alexis Ward Joins AAHomecare Payer Relations Team

Source: American Association for Homecare


05/12/2023

Surveyors and "Light Bulb" Experiences

Guest Article: Elizabeth E. Hogue, Esq.


05/11/2023

OAMES On Capitol Hill this Week to Advocate for HME Priorities

Members Urged to Make Contact Today to Support S. 1294


05/10/2023

Help Shape the Future! Participate in AAHomecare HME Strategic Priorities Survey

Survey Deadline is Friday, May 12


05/09/2023

ODM Announcement on ARPA Provider Relief Payment

Information on the Second Half of Medicaid Managed Care Funds


05/08/2023

Register Now for May 10 "Real Time" CMS Chicago Office Webinar on "Ending of PHE"

Source: Chicago Local Engagement and Administration Announcement


05/05/2023

Co-Sponsors Wanted: Ask Your Senators to Sign on to New 75/25 Legislation

Source: AAHomecare Insider 5/03/23


05/04/2023

Jurisdiction B DME MAC Hosts Two ACT Calls on End of COVID-19 PHE


05/02/2023

Jurisdiction B DME MAC Webinars Offered the Next Two Weeks


05/01/2023

AAHomecare HME Strategic Priorities Survey Now Open


04/28/2023

DME MACs Publish Guidance on Claim Submission Instruction for Post-PHE


04/27/2023

Senators Thune and Stabenow Introduce 75/25 Rate Legislation

AAHomecare News 4/27/2023


04/26/2023

CMS Releases Updated Post-PHE Frequently Asked Questions


04/25/2023

Jurisdiction B DME MAC Upcoming Webinars on Ostomy Supplies and Oxygen & Supplies


04/24/2023

State Tour Focuses on Transformational Efforts for Ohioans with Disabilities

OOD Director Miller to Provide Budget Testimony on April 25


04/20/2023

AAHomecare to Launch Industry-Wide Strategic Priorities Survey on May 1


04/18/2023

Ohio Governor's Nursing Home Quality and Accountability Task Force Launches Online Survey


04/17/2023

AAHomecare Hosts "Billing Nonassigned: Steps to Succeed" Webinar on April 18


04/12/2023

ODI Offers Free In-Person and Online Events for those New to Medicare

Source: The Fitzgibbon Group - OAMES Legislative Update


04/11/2023

Jurisdiction B DME MAC Webinars Offered this Week


04/10/2023

Rising Costs? Reminder to Participate in National Surveys

Survey Closes this Friday, April 14!


04/07/2023

OAMES Executive Director Named Van Miller Homecare Champion at Medtrade


04/06/2023

Ohio Among Six States Selected to Participate in NASHP 2023 Aging Policy Academy

Announcement from the Ohio Department of Aging, Ohio Department of Health and Ohio Department of Medicaid


04/05/2023

Power Seat Elevation Systems - What's Next?

Source: NCART March News 3/31/23


04/04/2023

This Week's Medicare Webinars Offered by CGS Administrators


04/03/2023

Ohio Medicaid Launches New Care Coordination Webpage


03/31/2023

A Salute to Tournament Surprises ... And What They Have Shown Us

Guest Article by Sandra Harbrecht Ratchford, Paul Werth Associates


03/30/2023

Ohio Department of Aging Seeking Nominations for Ohio Senior Citizens Hall of Fame

Nominations Due by April 30


03/29/2023

NCART, NRRTS, U.S. Rehab, and the Clinician Task Force Host CRT Webinar Tomorrow


03/28/2023

Costs Rising? Take the Disposable Supplies Market Impact Surveys!

Deadline is April 14!


03/27/2023

FDA Issues Final Guidances for COVID-19 Medical Device Transition Plans

Source: AAHomecare Alert 3/24/23


03/23/2023

AAHomecare Calls for Transparency, Consistency and Timeliness in Prior Auth Process for Medicare Advantage Plans

Source: American Association for Homecare Insider 3/22/2023


03/22/2023

OAMES Submits Comments to CMS in Support of Seat Elevation Coverage


03/21/2023

This Week's DME MAC Webinars and Next Week's Medicare Sessions at Medtrade

Stop By Booth 456 at Medtrade to Meet Your Medicare Contractors


03/20/2023

Participants Needed in National Surveys on Rising Costs to Supply Disposable Medical Products

Survey Closes Friday, April 14!


03/17/2023

Going to Medtrade? Submit a Question Today for the AAHomecare Update Panel


03/16/2023

Homecare Champion Nominees Exemplify Industry Excellence

OAMES Executive Director Kam Yuricich Among Finalists Selected


03/15/2023

Medtrade 2023 – Only Two Weeks Away!

Connect with OAMES at AAHomecare State Straight Talk on March 29


03/14/2023

Last Chance to Register for Thursday’s OAMES Spring Medicaid Webinar!


03/14/2023

Friday Deadline for Comments on Proposed Medicare Coverage of Power Seat Elevation Systems


03/13/2023

Accessible Ohio Will Make Ohio a Global Leader in Public Accessibility

Announcement from the Office of Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities


03/10/2023

Revised CMS-855S Required by March 10, 2023


03/09/2023

Best Buy Dives Into Hospital at Home With Atrium Health

Source: HomeCare Now


03/08/2023

Doing Business with Ohio Medicaid? Don't Miss OAMES Spring Medicaid Webinar on March 16!

Registration Closes at Noon on March 15


03/07/2023

CGS Administrators Provider Outreach and Education Webinars for this Week


03/06/2023

HomeCare 2023 Salary, Staffing & Benefits Survey Open - Results in April


03/03/2023

Ohio Medicaid Next Generation Bridge Payments for Providers


03/02/2023

Workshops At Medtrade: Limited Space Still Available


10/04/2012

2013 Salary Survey Now Underway by Homecare Magazine


09/24/2012

H.R. 6490 - Our Opportunity to Enact the Market Pricing Program and Replace the Medicare Bidding


09/17/2012

Kentucky Passes HME Licensure - Effective September 30, 2012


09/04/2012

House Small Business Committee to Hold Hearing on Sept. 11 on Medicare DME Bidding Problems


08/29/2012

Legislative Alert! Urge Your Representative to Cosponsor Price Bill to Enact Market Pricing Program


08/21/2012

Medicare DME Bidding Round 1 Recompete Registration Now Open


08/09/2012

Expert Debunks Claim that Bidding Doesn't Hurt Beneficiaries


08/01/2012

Kasich Administration Launches Plans to Make Ohio Medicaid Stand-Alone Cabinet Agency


07/26/2012

Study Shows Medicare Bidding Toll on Iowa: 2,500 Jobs Lost, $200 Million In Economic Activity Gone


07/16/2012

Bloomberg Study Questions Medicare's Bidding Program


07/10/2012

2012 HME Financial Benchmark Survey - Get the Results!


07/10/2012

OAMES Member Law Firm Offers Analysis on Supreme Court's Ruling of Accordable Care Act


06/28/2012

Supreme Court Upholds the Individual Mandate in the Healthcare Reform Law


06/12/2012

Ohio Dept of Aging and Veterans Services Announce War Era Story Project


06/06/2012

Ohio Takes Next Steps to Modernize Eligibility Systems


06/06/2012

Caltech Economist: Potential for Disaster Is Built into Bidding System


05/17/2012

"When Competitive Bidding Hurts Patients", Boston Physician Criticizes Medicare Bid Program


05/03/2012

House Hearing May 9 Offers Chance to Highlight Serious Failings of Bidding Program