VGM Heartland Conference 2016 -- Celebrate 15 years of HME Education

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VGM Heartland Conference 2016 -- Celebrate 15 years of HME Education

WATERLOO, IOWA --  Celebrate 15 years of HME industry education conference at Heartland Conference 2016 June 13-16. 

Added Training -- Two levels of U.S. Rehab Tech Training

"You asked, we answered! This year, we will feature beginner- and advanced-level tracks for Tech Training at Heartland Conference. Technical trainers from Invacare, Motion Concepts, Sunrise Medical and Permobil will present on product specifics and programming for both levels. The courses in each track are listed below." (Read the full article on VGM Connect blog.)

New track -- Accessibility Product Training

This added track of education provides comprehensive technical training that will enhance knowledge of installation and repair techniques for accessibility products. 

Keynote Speaker Bob Gray

Bob Gray, CSP, HoF, best-selling author, international speaker is "like your favorite college professor that also happens to be the class clown. An unforgettable mix of fun, interaction, and laughs; Bob is changing the stigma of Memory Experts. Not the pocket protector, white coat wearing kind; he immediately dispels the mystery behind memory. “An excellent memory isn’t a gift, it’s attainable by everyone.” (Read more about Bob Gray.)

Presentation: How to Find the Right People for Your Business

"Hiring great people to work in the HME industry is a trying and challenging process. Whether you do the hiring yourself or utilize a professional recruiting firm, it is important to understand the current labor environment and the need to analyze your company. By doing so, you give yourself and the candidate the best chance to be successful during the interview process and when they are a member of your team." (Read the full article on VGM Connect blog.)

Learn more from Sarah Hanna, ECS Billing & Consulting North, by attending her VGM Heartland Conference presentation, “Ready, Set, Hire:  Hiring Practices to Move Your Business Forward in the HME Industry.” 

Speakers and Courses

Earn CEUs, up to 17 contact hours of education. View the current list of VGM Heartland Conference 2016 speakers and courses


Register to attend four days of education and social events, any one day, or choose from a variety of events. Register a fourth attendee for less than half price. Visit for details or registration online