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Providers in Texas meet with Congressman Ted Poe

Poe meetingTexas DME suppliers met in Kingwood, Texas at Congressman Poe’s office to discuss the key challenges that the industry is facing. VGM’s Bob Rodriguez was in attendance with VGM members that included: RJ Poonawala with Spring Branch Medical Supply, Jonathan Crisman and Scott Gilstrap of Altus Medical Equipment, Cody Blanchard of Memorial Hermann Home Health, Heidi Bunyan of Care Group and Jill Korkonis of J & B Medical.

Bob reported back that Congressman Poe was very supportive of the issues and asked a lot of great questions throughout the visit. Providers in attendance discussed how the flawed competitive bidding program is threatening patient’s accessibility to quality equipment.

Thank you to everyone that attended this meeting!