Moving the HME Industry Forward


Knowledge and Networking at Medtrade

September 30, 2013

ORLANDO, FL – With more than 100 educational sessions to choose from, Medtrade offers everything from niche topics to categories with broad appeal. Click here to search the sessions.

Laurie Bachorek (pictured), director of HR, Sales, and Business Development, MetroCare, Grand Prairie, Tex, sees Medtrade as a necessity in today’s environment. “An investment in Medtrade can pay big dividends for your business,” says Bachorek. “MetroCare will be in Florida next week because we are determined to fight for our business.”

A brand new “Power Lunch” is scheduled for Wednesday, Oct 9, from 11:45 – 1:15.

The lunch will cover the following categories:
• Retail HME;
• Legal Issues Roundtable;       
• Mergers & Acquisitions;
• Cash Management/Accounting Efficiencies;
• Regulatory Compliance; and
• Short Term Strategic Planning, Turn Around Strategy

Networking in the virtual world will also be in full swing with “social fan appreciation giveaways” at the show. You’ll find the official rules in the directory at the show, but here’s a hint: like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter to start. After that, go ahead and start talking. We’re watching, and some lucky attendees will arrive at Medtrade already winners.

Surf’s Up! Beer Garden (Booth #1473): Catch a wave and head over to the Surfs-Up Beer Garden and hang ten with Homecare Works and Infopia USA! The Surfs-Up Beer Garden is open to all attendees and exhibitors on Tuesday, October 8, and Wednesday, October 9, from noon–4:00pm. So get amped, don’t wipe out, and come shred with a drink…KOWABUNGA!

Tuesday, October 8 and Wednesday, October 9 from 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
The Beer Garden is open to all attendees and exhibitors. Activities and prize give-aways will take place all three days of the show. Sponsored by Infopia USA.

First-Time Attendee Orientation: Tuesday, October 8 from 7:30 am – Room W209A
 Is it your first time at Medtrade? As a new attendee, you may wish to go to Medtrade’s First-Time Attendee Orientation. This brief meeting will be held Tuesday, October 8, at 7:30 am. Grab a cup of coffee and hear tips from Medtrade veterans that will help make your first Medtrade a success. Learn how to get the most out of your expo floor and/or conference experience.

Medtrade takes place Oct 8-10 in Orlando, Fla. To register for Medtrade, or for more information, go to