Insulet Announces Acquisition of Neighborhood Diabetes
Jun 02, 2011: BEDFORD, MA, (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) - Insulet Corporation (NASDAQ: PODD), the leader in tubeless insulin pump technology with its OmniPod(R) Insulin Management System, today announced that it has acquired Neighborhood Diabetes, Inc., a leading durable medical equipment distributor specializing in direct to consumer sales of diabetes supplies, including pharmaceuticals, and support services, for total consideration of approximately $63 million in cash and stock. Read more >>
Press Release concerning Orlando Area Medicare Beneficiaries: Neighborhood Diabetes providing needed equipment and top-notch service to Medicare Beneficiaries in Orlando Competitive Bidding Area
Jan 1, 2011: WOBURN, MA - Neighborhood Diabetes, a ‘high touch’ provider of diabetes testing supplies, insulin pumps and pump supplies, today announced that it will utilize its home delivery capability to continue servicing Medicare beneficiaries in the Orlando Competitive Bidding Area (CBA) with top-brand diabetes testing supplies. Read more >>
Lyceum Associates - Monthly Newsletter: A diabetes supply company that reduces inpatient admissions by 70% and emergency room visits by over 50% - should the Disease Management companies be worried?
Neighborhood Diabetes, a ‘high touch’ diabetes durable medical equipment (DME) provider, was able to dramatically reduce the incidence of Inpatient Admissions and ER visits for a Medicaid Managed Care Plan. This suggests that a better way to achieve ‘Disease Management’ for patients with diabetes may be to look to existing members of the value chain rather than to outside parties. Read more >>
HME News - November, 2010: Neighborhood Diabetes: 'Nudge' patients to better adherence
Nov 1, 2010: Many with diabetes suffer severe complications because they don't follow their prescribed treatment regimens. So when a diabetes provider effectively demonstrates how it can keep its patients healthy, referral sources take notice. Visit HME News website to read more >>
HomeCare - August, 2010: HME Companies Nab Spots on Inc. 500/5000 List
Aug 26, 2010: NEW YORK — Despite the calamitous environment for home medical equipment companies and their ancillary partners, at least a score managed to land on Inc. magazine's annual 500/5000 list. The 2010 list, released Tuesday, ranks the nation's fastest-growing private companies based on percentage revenue growth over the last three years. Visit HomeCare website to read more >>
HME News - December, 2010: Competitive bidding and mail-order diabetes: 'Race to the bottom'
Dec 12, 2010: WASHINGTON - In the weeks leading up to competitive bidding's start date, mail order diabetes providers are skeptical that contract suppliers will be able to fulfill their obligations without disrupting beneficiaries. Visit HME News website to read more >>
HME News - October, 2010: Proposed diabetes changes leave sour taste
Oct 29, 2010: BALTIMORE - When it comes to diabetes treatment, one size doesn't fit all, stakeholders told CMS medical directors at an Oct. 26 public hearing on the proposed changes to the benefit. Visit HME News website to read more >>
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