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Medicare Bidding Program Endangers Patients, Costs Jobs in Pittsburgh, says American Association for Homecare
Date:4/4/2012

onomies. He wants Congress to pass an alternative approach to HME procurement, citing a Market Pricing Program endorsed by the HME sector, economists and auction experts that would establish market-based prices without jeopardizing access to cost-effective care for seniors and people living with disabilities.

The American Association for Homecare represents durable medical equipment providers, manufacturers, and others  in the homecare community that serve the medical needs of millions of Americans who require oxygen systems, wheelchairs, medical supplies, inhalation drug therapy, and other medical equipment and services in their homes. Members operate more than 3,000 homecare locations in all 50 states. Visit www.aahomecare.org/athome.




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