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Breaking News: CMS Temporarily Halts RAC Audits to Transition Contracts

After receiving pressure from more than 111 individual members of congress about the overaggressive nature of CMS’ RAC audit program, CMS announced earlier this week that they will temporarily halt new RAC audit requests to allow existing contracts with audit … Continue reading

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Colonial Medical Supplies partners with Airlife Medical

Colonial Medical Supplies partners with Airlife Medical  ORLANDO, FLA. – November 30th 2013, Colonial Medical Supplies has become a minority shareholder of Airlife Medical in Auburndale Florida.  The partnership will allow Airlife to service Medicare Competitive bid patients in Florida … Continue reading

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Colonial Medical Supplies to Accept Blue Cross Blue Shield

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Colonial Medical Supplies to Accept Blue Cross Blue Shield Largest Medical Equipment Supplier in Central Florida to Become In-Network Provider for BCBS Altamonte Springs, FL, May 14, 2012—Colonial Medical Supplies announced today that the company … Continue reading

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Bathroom Struggles

Having difficulties getting up from your low toilet seat or need something to grip onto to support you as you get on or off of your toilet seat? A 3-in-1 commode could be the answer to your problems. The standard … Continue reading

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Philip Respironics’ New Portable Oxygen Concentrator dubbed SimplyGo

Murrysville, Pa., USA, February 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Philips Respironics, a unit of Royal Philips Electronics (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHI), is introducing its latest advancement in oxygen therapy. SimplyGo is the only portable oxygen concentrator (POC) to offer continuous flow … Continue reading

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iHealth takes smartphones to the next level.

Smartphones have become a huge asset to the lives of many.  From such a small device, you are able to accomplish phone calls, reading/responding to emails, entertainment in the form of games and movies, photography, blogging, a variety documentation programs, … Continue reading

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Alternative Funding Sources

Here at Colonial Medical Supplies we realize an individual’s needs for equipment may not always be covered by their insurance company. Here are few programs to help with those needs for individuals that can’t afford the cost of expensive equipment … Continue reading

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OH NO!!! WHAT ARE THESE SPIDERS?

Over 50 million Americans have jobs where they have a required time in a standing position. There are also those, who spend most of their time at work in a sitting position. Due to these jobs and its vigorous tasks, … Continue reading

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The Three Types of Rolling Walkers Colonial Medical Supplies Offers Through Medicare

Walkers are needed for all types of situations; sometimes customers are just not sure what type of walker is best for their situation. What type of walker you choose should be based on personal preference and your ability and balance. … Continue reading

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Medicare Cushion Requirements

Here at Colonial Medical Supplies we are dedicated to providing the correct cushion for each patient according to their individual needs. Medicare may sometimes help with the expense of a cushion if the patient qualifies. This is very helpful given … Continue reading

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