Meet Ms. Wheelchair America 2019
What powers Karen Roy’s drive & support for disability awareness
WATERLOO, Iowa (November 29, 2018)—In early November, a group of HME industry advocates convened at VGM headquarters in Waterloo, Iowa, for a workshop that shared best practices for digital...
WASHINGTON, DC (November 14, 2018)—The National Coalition for Assistive and Rehab Technology (NCART) organized a National CRT Congressional Call-In Day for Wednesday, November 14, to push for the...
By Liz Carey (May 10, 2018)—Applying steady pressure to pass two pieces of targeted legislation, complex rehab technology stakeholders joined recently for the 2018 National CRT Leadership and...
WASHINGTON, D.C. (June 26, 2017)—The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) today announced that accessories for Group 3 power Complex Rehab Technology (CRT) mobility products will...
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CMS looks to use these numbers for non-bid areas and exempt items
In addition to changing rates in non-bid locations, CMS plans to lower certain rates based on regional calculations, all under the guise of streamlining the bid program
Simplifying this sector for qualified providers
Awareness continues to grow for separate benefit legislation regarding complex rehab technology
TORRANCE, Calif., May 29, 2013—Families of special need children are finding it more difficult than ever to obtain a wheelchair. Public programs are reducing funding for necessary adaptive...
The HME industry’s biggest confab was, if not a return to the good old days, a decidedly more optimistic affair