MNCHA's Pharmacy Licensure Exclusion Bill for DME is in the General Assembly!
MNCHA's bill to end the pharmacy licensure requirement for DME providers is now in the General Assembly. Senate Bill 852 and House Bill 1029 are available on our Legislative Action Page. Contact your legislators TODAY to support these two bills!
MNCHA Advocacy Day 2014: February 27 in Annapolis, MD!
Join your colleagues and state legislators for MNCHA's 2014 Advocacy Day in Annapolis, MD. To register for this event, click Event List in the left column of this home page.
Funding cuts will impact home-health care
Home-health providers are bracing for millions in additional reimbursement cuts from Medicare. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) on June 27 issued a proposed rule to decrease payments to home-health agencies for 2014 by 1.5 percent or $290 million. Read more in an article from the Buffalo Business Journal.
Press Release: More Than 100 Winning Medicare Bidders in MD Don't Have Proper Licenses To Provide Medical Equipment to Patients
Read this joint press release from MNCHA and AA Homecare here.
Important Letter from MNCHA to HME Community
We have been in a flurry of activity here at MNCHA fighting two fronts - the Maryland Board of Pharmacy Licensure for DME and Medicare's DMEPOS Competitive Bidding Round 2. We have a number of updates that are critical to the future of your business that we need to share with you. Read the letter here (PDF).
HME Compliance Connection Webinar Series
Visit the Event List for 2014 dates. For information about registering, click here.