Services

VGM’s team anticipates future needs of its members and figures out a way to offer that product or service internally or through a supplier partner. From manufacturers to patients, VGM connects those with products or services to those who need them.

More than just savings.

VGM members can have it all. No matter where your business’s focus lies, VGM simplifies everyday business needs so you can put your resources where they matter most. Whether it’s insurance, education, or anything in between or beyond, we connect you to what you need to be successful today and tomorrow.

Data and Lead Generation

VGM Market Data provides members exclusive access to the largest and most comprehensive claims database in the country, helping you put your money in the right place.

Billing, Reimbursement, Audits and Compliance

The experts at VGM are dedicated to ensuring you get to focus on doing what you do best – caring for your patients and customers. Our reimbursement services are designed to help you get paid and avoid the unexpected so you can keep growing your business.

Patient Product Fulfillment

Outsourcing your product fulfillment services with VGM Fulfillment can bring a huge return on investment, freeing up inventory space, time, and money.

Insurance, Bonds & Risk Management

In an ever-evolving industry, VGM Insurance knows how to make sure you're covered for all those unexpected moments.

Legislative & Regulatory Influence

VGM Government Relations is relentlessly fighting for your industry every day. The team helps members navigate the complexities of the legislative process and regulatory rules, so you have the freedom to do business and your voice is heard.

Patient Advocacy

People for Quality Care is a grass-roots organization that organizes patients and advocacy groups to speak out about the issues that affect quality health care and provider access.

Education and Networking

VGM Education offers online education and compliance solutions for the entire continuum of care, including home health, home medical, and long-term care.

Retail Expertise

VGM Retail brings retail solutions through education to DMEPOS providers. With over 60+ years combined years of retail and healthcare experience, VGM Retail has turned retailing into a science by marrying the practices of traditional retailers with the unique aspects of your industry.

Patient Travel & Relocation

Whether patients need to travel for care or just need a good vacation, Freedom Link can help them get the equipment they need while traveling.

Payer Network Access

Gain access to over 2,000 insurance carriers nationwide, and keep more referrals with HOMELINK's payer network and Provider Direct Referral program.

Marketing Services

From creative, traditional, digital, print and everything in between, VGM's full-service marketing programs help members capture more of their market.

Finance & Leasing

With flexible and competitively priced financial solutions, combined with their personalized approach to your business, VGM Financial Services creates custom products and programs tailored to you.

Security & Technology

VGM Forbin is here to help you with anything technology-related. We specialize in Technology Risk and Compliance for the healthcare industry, providing one-time assessments or a complete managed IT service to continuously reduce IT vulnerabilities while improving efficiency through technology.

Medicare Fraud Reporting

Fraud Eradication Advisory Team - help report medicare fraud

From Our Experts

An Open Discussion About Opportunities in the Diabetic Market, CGM Audits, and Reimbursements thumbnail An Open Discussion About Opportunities in the Diabetic Market, CGM Audits, and Reimbursements In this episode of Industry Matters, we talk with president of The van Halem Group, Wayne van Halem, and sales manager for GEMCO, Joseph Ault, about CGM audits, qualifications for reimbursement and documentation, as well as the opportunities in the diabetic market. VGM Government Relations Releases Updated Study with Leitten Consulting: Competitive Bidding – A Decade Focused on the Wrong Prize thumbnail VGM Government Relations Releases Updated Study with Leitten Consulting: Competitive Bidding – A Decade Focused on the Wrong Prize 2018 Updated Study - In 2010, VGM engaged Leitten Consulting to chronicle the impact of competitive bidding and quantify the potential to reduce the spending that resulted from not proactively getting DME to Medicare beneficiaries. The original study published in 2011 and the updates that followed established the power and leverage of investing in DME and confirmed the opportunity for CMS to drive down the massive payments it makes to treat the very problems that DME is designed to avoid. August Recess Is Here thumbnail August Recess Is Here Every year, members of Congress take the end of summer to spend time in their state/districts to hear from their constituent base. Now is the time to reach out to your members of Congress at both the state and federal level to schedule a meeting during the August break. VGM Retail is Rewired to Help You Rewire Your Business thumbnail VGM Retail is Rewired to Help You Rewire Your Business Listen as we chat with Rob Baumhover, Director of VGM Retail, about how VGM Retail has REWIRED its services available to VGM members to help them adjust to the ever-changing landscape. An Inside Look with Clint, Episode 7: VGM Fulfillment thumbnail An Inside Look with Clint, Episode 7: VGM Fulfillment Clint sat down with Jeremy Stolz, president of VGM Fulfillment, to discuss all that VGM Fulfillment has to offer our members, including features like dynamic ordering, having multiple warehouses, accuracy, use of automation, and new programs. VGM Retail is Rewired and Here to Educate You! thumbnail VGM Retail is Rewired and Here to Educate You! During the recent Focus Conference, hosted by Essentially Women, a division of VGM & Associates, Director of VGM Retail Rob Baumhover presented on product merchandising and coaching your retail staff. Operations Leadership During a Pandemic, a Chat with HOMELINK Vice Presidents of Operations thumbnail Operations Leadership During a Pandemic, a Chat with HOMELINK Vice Presidents of Operations Shannon Eckhardt, Ryan Longhorn, and Monica Rogan are all VPs of Operations at HOMELINK, a subsidiary of VGM Group. In this episode, they join us for a conversation about operations the size of HOMELINK and how this group has adapted this year during the COVID-19 pandemic. Featured Service: The van Halem Group thumbnail Featured Service: The van Halem Group There's been a lot of questions and confusion surrounding telehealth services and how they relate to DMEPOS claims. This article by Wayne van Halem, originally featured in “VGM Playbook: Technology and the Patient Care Continuum Guide to Remote Work,” addresses whether or not telehealth services can be used to qualify a patient for an item of DMEPOS during the PHE.
“As part of VGM, I feel like I am part of something much larger. Something that’s hard to express in words. It is a community where I can access resources and advice for my business to thrive in a constantly changing environment, and, as a bonus, it is also a community of people I trust and consider my friends.” Colleen Hunter
Owner
Browing’s Pharmacy and Healthcare