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CMS Announces 90-Day Extension for CRT Manual Wheelchair Accessories

June 23, 2021 CRT Stakeholders and Friends, We are very pleased to share that CMS has announced a 90-day extension of the suspension of the application...

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CMS Announces 90-Day Extension for CRT Manual Wheelchair Accessories

June 23, 2021 CRT Stakeholders and Friends, We are very pleased to share that CMS has announced a 90-day extension of the suspension of the application of Medicare Competitive Bidding Program pricing to CRT manual wheelchair accessories. The...

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Congress Sends CRT Manual Wheelchair Accessories Letter to CMS

June 22, 2021 CRT Stakeholders and Friends, Late yesterday Members of Congress sent a bipartisan letter to CMS Administrator Brooks-LaSure urging her to stop the July 1 Medicare payment cuts to CRT manual wheelchair accessories. Thanks to everyone...

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Deadline Extended for House CRT Accessories Sign-on Letter

June 18, 2021 CRT Stakeholders and Friends, Yesterday we shared that Representative John Larson (D-CT) sent a request to his House colleagues to sign a letter to new CMS Administrator Brooks-LaSure asking her for...

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House Sign-On Letter to Stop July 1 CRT Manual Wheelchair Accessory Cuts

June 17, 2021 CRT Stakeholders and Friends, Yesterday Representative John Larson (D-CT) sent a request to his House colleagues to sign a letter to new CMS Administrator Brooks-LaSure asking her for action before...

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Action Needed to Protect CRT Manual Wheelchair Accessories

June 4, 2021 CRT Stakeholders and Friends, As we have been sharing, June 30 marks the end of the 18-month suspension preventing Medicare from inappropriately applying Competitive Bid Program rates to CRT Manual Wheelchair Accessories.  While...

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May Edition of NCART News

Each month “NCART News” delivers the latest Complex Rehab Technology (CRT) Medicare and Medicaid updates, advocacy opportunities, and event information all in one place. This month’s edition can be found at:  https://conta.cc/3wCuyvx This...

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CRT and Telehealth Update

CRT Stakeholders and Friends, The availability of telehealth can play a critical role in the provision of Complex Rehab Technology (CRT) when it presents the best option for the person. Thankfully, the telehealth option remains available during the...

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May CRT Industry Webinar

May 26, 2021 CRT Stakeholders and Friends, Yesterday NCART, NRRTS, U.S. Rehab, and the Clinician Task Force hosted another great Complex Rehab Technology Industry Webinar that provided important updates from industry experts on issues impacting...

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April NCART News

Each month “NCART News” delivers the latest Complex Rehab Technology (CRT) Medicare and Medicaid updates, advocacy opportunities, and event information all in one place. This month’s edition can be found at:  https://conta.cc/3u7EEUr This...

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Image of Crip Camp movie poster. A young man sits in a wheelchair while another young man, who is holding a guitar over his shoulder, stands behind him.
Oscar Night- Lights, Camera, INCLUSIVITY!

CRT Stakeholders, We were very happy to see the disability rights and inclusivity movements receive some great exposure this past Sunday night at the motion picture Academy Awards ceremony. It came in the form of the Netflix-produced film “Crip...

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