Power Chairs

Proposed Physician Fee Schedule Includes Implementation of Power Chair Purchase-Option Elimination

Comments to be accepted for 60 days following publication in Federal Register.

Choosing the Right Consumer Power Chairs to Sell

Which consumer power chair features and functions are most important to customers -- and best for your own bottom line?

House Passes Health-Care Reform; Obama Signs Bill Into Law

HME suppliers consider fallout, including loss of first-month purchase option for some power chairs.

Clinically Speaking

The Importance of Setting Specific Drive Parameters for Individuals

Medicare Announces HCPCS Code Updates for 2010

Three wheelchair codes are discontinued as of Jan. 1

OIG Report: Three of Five Power Chair Claims Didn't Meet CMS Requirements

Complex rehab claims show more errors than standard power claims, report says.

Funding Essentials

K0823 Claims Denied at Alarming Rates

Jim Stephenson, Invacare Corp., examines the K0823 denial issue.

NHIC Releases Quarterly Results of K0823 Pre-Payment Probe

Group 2 power chair probe will continue.

Alliance Seating & Mobility in National Expansion Mode

Update: Higley confirms Alliance is working with a recruiting firm as part of the expansion process.

Independence Technology Discontinues the iBOT

Rethinking CRT Provision & Repair Timelines