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Separate Benefit Category for Complex Rehab Urgently Needed

2017-01-04T11:49:02+00:00 Assistive Technology, Featured Posts, Grassroots Advocacy|

As part of our upcoming Roll on Capitol Hill event in Washington, DC on June 25-26, United Spinal Association and NSCIA are urging policymakers to support a separate benefit category for complex rehab technology proposed [...]

United Spinal Opposes CMS Demonstration Project for Pre-Approval of Power Mobility Devices

2017-01-04T11:49:04+00:00 Assistive Technology, Grassroots Advocacy|

On November 15th, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced a widespread, three-year demonstration project that would, effective January 2012, require “prior authorization” for approval of power mobility devices for Medicare beneficiaries in [...]