MATTHEWS, N.C., Sept. 22, 2016 (GlobeNewswire) — Carolina’s Home Medical Equipment, Inc., a leading provider of durable medical equipment, gained national recognition on Tuesday. During the HME summit located in Charleston, SC this year, HME News announced the 2016 winners of its HME Excellence Award. This year’s judges consisted of a panel of industry leading independent consultants, who evaluated a variety of criteria including customer and referral feedback, financial stability, community involvement and quality control among other factors.

Frank Trammell

“The HME Excellence Award is something special,” said Frank Trammell, CEO of Carolina’s Home Medical Equipment, Inc. “This reaffirms our commitment and passion to provide extreme service every day we show up to work. I could not be more proud of our staff.”

HME News ( is the leading news publication for the home medical equipment industry who hosts the HME Summit, the premier education event for HME leaders. Two other providers were also recognized this year, DASCO Home Medical Equipment out of Westerville, OH and Professional Respiratory & Rehab out of Chattanooga, TN.


About Carolina’s Home Medical Equipment, Inc.

Founded in 2003, Carolina’s Home Medical Equipment, Inc. is a private, for-profit North Carolina corporation serving the greater Charlotte, NC area. Carolina’s HME specializes in respiratory and mobility equipment including power wheelchairs, CPAP and Oxygen therapy. Carolina’s HME improves the health of its patients in a manner that distinguishes them in the durable medical equipment industry. In summary, they treat every customer as if they were family.