Senate Cloture Vote on NCB Fails

Congress heading for recess until after Independence Day holiday and competitive bidding's July 1 implementation date.

House Passes Bill to Delay NCB Start

H.R. 6331 passes 355-59, AAHomecare reports.

VGM to Host June 18 Lunch Bucket Webcast

Gallagher's topics to include Medicare "Doc Fix" and competitive bidding.

House Bill Would Delay NCB Start Dates, Exempt Complex Rehab

Group 3 and above power chairs would be carved out of competitive bidding.

NCB Education Call Scheduled for May 27

Conference call to discuss first-round implementation.

Report: SCOOTER Store Wins Oxygen Bids

Respiratory Management magazine says Texas mobility provider has won competitive bidding oxygen contracts.

Higley: Alliance Seating Wins Rehab Contracts in All First-Round MSAs

The Scooter Store's rehab division is now interviewing ATS's to staff those offices.

DME Suppliers in First 10 MSAs Notified of Bid Results

64 percent of winners said to be small businesses.

DME MAC B to Offer Medicare 201 Seminars

Classes will address ABN use, documentation, funding topics.

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