Navigation Links
Doctor Diabetic Supply Awarded by Medicare to Provide Mail-Order Diabetic Testing Supplies in 10 Metropolitan Areas
Date:5/22/2008

MIAMI, May 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Doctor Diabetic Supply, Inc., one of the nation's leading distributors of diabetic testing supplies, announced today that it has been selected by The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to provide mail-order diabetic testing supplies to beneficiaries in 10 Metropolitan Statistical Areas (MSAs). The selection of Doctor Diabetic Supply is a result of the first round of the Medicare durable medical equipment, prosthetics, orthotics, and supplies (DMEPOS) competitive bidding program. The award covers supplies furnished from July 1, 2008 through March 31, 2010.

"Doctor Diabetic Supply appreciates the level of confidence Medicare has placed in our company, and we look forward to welcoming new customers to the Doctor Diabetic family," said George Heisel, Doctor Diabetic Supply's CEO.

The 10 Metropolitan Areas included in the contract scope are:

-- Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord (NC-SC)

-- Cincinnati-Middletown (OH-KY-IN)

-- Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor (OH)

-- Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington (TX)

-- Kansas City (MO-KS)

-- Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Palm Beach (FL)

-- Orlando-Kissimmee (FL)

-- Pittsburgh (PA)

-- Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario (CA)

-- San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo (PR)

Only a few selected Medicare suppliers, in addition to Doctor Diabetic Supply, will be authorized by Medicare to furnish diabetic testing supplies to an estimated 200,000 beneficiaries who are served by mail-orders in these areas.

Those interested in learning more about how to enroll with Doctor Diabetic Supply can visit https://www.doctordiabetic.com/enroll.asp , or call toll-free 1-800-852-1652.

Detailed information about the DMEPOS competitive bidding program can be found at http://www.cms.hhs.gov/DMEPOSCompetitiveBid .

About Doctor Diabetic Supply

Doctor Diabetic Supply, Inc. is a medical supply distribution company headquartered in Miami, FL. Doctor Diabetic Supply employs over 250 people and serves more than 80,000 customers nationwide. The company is a leading direct-to-consumer provider of diabetic testing supplies and related products. Founded in 2001, Doctor Diabetic Supply, Inc. has grown to be one of the largest diabetic supply companies in the U.S. Website: http://www.doctordiabetic.com


'/>"/>
SOURCE Doctor Diabetic Supply, Inc.
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Doctors of Optometry, Parents, Educators and Legislators Applaud New Illinois Law Requiring Comprehensive Eye Exams for Children Starting School
2. Study: Doctors not always sure when to treat BP in people with diabetes
3. Study: Doctors Not Always Sure When to Treat Blood Pressure in People With Diabetes
4. Study: Doctors Significantly Less Likely to Provide Women with Treatments to Prevent Heart Attacks
5. Study Finds More Than One in Two Women are Too Embarrassed to Discuss Vaginal Discomfort With Their Doctors
6. Doctors Can Help Lower Hospital Costs
7. High Blood Pressure Still Slipping Past Doctors
8. Traditional Medicare Benefit Information Soon to be Available Online to Doctors and Hospitals through Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Web Portal
9. Fertility Doctors: Studies Suggest Artificial Insemination Increasingly Second Choice
10. Patients, Doctors, Pharmacists Praise Bipartisan House Resolution on Compounded Hormones Containing Estriol
11. Doctors Discover Marker for Meconium Passage During Delivery
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... ... meet the demand of today’s consumer and regulatory authorities worldwide. From Children’s to ... and tested to meet the highest standard. , These products are also: ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... ... Asante, a nationally recognized health system in southern Oregon, ... health joint venture through an agreement, effective October 1, 2017, to create AccentCare ... company with Asante, delivering clinically integrated care, for the past eight years. This ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... HMP , a ... of a 2017 Folio Magazine Eddie Digital Award for ‘Best B-to-B Healthcare Website.’ Winners ... October 11, 2017. , The annual award competition recognizes editorial and design excellence across ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... ... one of Michigan’s 2017 Best and Brightest in Wellness® by Best and Brightest. ... awards program on Friday, Oct. 20 from 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... Vohra Chief Medical ... to physician colleagues, skilled nursing facility medical directors and other clinicians at various ... Wound Care." , "At many of these conferences we get to educate other ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:10/11/2017)... 2017  Hill-Rom Holdings, Inc. ("Hill-Rom") (NYSE: HRC), today ... Las Piedras, Puerto Rico , where ... Following a comprehensive ... minor structural damage, temporary loss of power and minimal ... completed, manufacturing operations have resumed, and the company expects ...
(Date:10/10/2017)... EXTON, Pa. , Oct. 10, 2017   ... leader in innovative solutions for injectable drug administration, today ... of West,s ID Adapter for improving the intradermal administration ... the Fourth Skin Vaccination Summit in May 2017 by ... Team Lead, Polio Department, World Health Organization (WHO), and ...
(Date:10/5/2017)... , Oct. 5, 2017  In response to ... Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS) released prescribing recommendations ... to be used as a first-line therapy to ... Recognizing the value ... White Paper "Opioid Prescribing: Acute and Postoperative Pain ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: