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March CRT Industry Webinar

March 17, 2021 Happy St. Patrick’s Day CRT Stakeholders and Friends, Yesterday, another great Complex Rehab Technology Industry Webinar provided timely updates from industry experts on issues impacting access to CRT. Topics included: Congressional...

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NCART Submits Comments to CMS on Proposed Rule

In November 2019 CMS published for “public comment” Proposed Rule CMS-1738-P “Medicare Program; Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Supplies (DMEPOS) Policy Issues and Level II of the Healthcare Common Procedure Coding...

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Congress Passes CRT Power Wheelchair Accessories Delay

Congress Passes CRT Power Wheelchair Accessories Delay December 18, 2015 CRT Stakeholders and Friends, Talk about right down to the wire! Today was the last day of the 2015 Congressional session and we are happy to report that Congress passed...

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NCART Comments on CMS Proposed Rule for Miscellaneous DME Codes

Download These Comments July 9, 2015 Submitted electronically to: CodingComments@cms.hhs.gov Subject: Miscellaneous Code Comments To Whom It May Concern: The following comments are submitted on behalf of the National Coalition for Assistive...

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CRT Stakeholders Call on Lawmakers to Protect IL Medicaid Beneficiaries

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 19, 2015 CONTACT Don Clayback, NCART Executive Director, 716-839-9728, dclayback@ncart.us Coalition of Complex Rehab Technology stakeholders call on Illinois Lawmakers to protect, not punish, Medicaid beneficiaries with...

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2015 Conference Big for CRT

CRT Stakeholders and Friends, Last week was a busy and productive week in the cause of protecting access to Complex Rehab Technology. Senate CRT Companion Bill Reintroduced- Senators Thad Cochran (R-MS) and Chuck Schumer (D-NY) reintroduced the...

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101 Signers on House CRT Letter to CMS!

CRT Stakeholders and Friends, Thanks to everyone for taking the time to reach out to their Representatives over the past several weeks asking them to sign on to the House of Representatives letter to CMS regarding the application of Competitive Bid...

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Rep. Sensenbrenner and Rep. Crowley Reintroduce CRT Bill- H.R. 1516

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, March 19, 2015 Contact: Ben Miller (Sensenbrenner) 202-225-5101 Courtney Gidner (Crowley) 202-225-3965 Sensenbrenner & Crowley Reintroduce Legislation to Improve Access to Complex Rehabilitation Technology for Medicare...

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Successful Congressional Briefing On CRT

Successful CRT Congressional Briefing Held July 15, 2013 A very successful Congressional Briefing on Complex Rehab Technology (CRT) and the related Medicare Separate Benefit Category legislation was held in Washington, D.C. on July 15th. The briefing...

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Senators Schumer and Cochran Introduce Companion Bill S. 948

Senate Bill Introduced To Create Separate Benefit Category for Complex Rehab Technology Senators Chuck Schumer and Thad Cochran Join In Bipartisan Introduction of Senate Companion Bill S. 948. May 15, 2013 The Separate Benefit Category (SBC)...

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