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Archive - September 2017

Consumer/Clinician Groups Ask Congress to Pass CRT Accessory Legislation

September 29, 2017 CRT Stakeholders and Friends, We are happy to report that the ITEM Coalition, representing national consumer and clinician groups, has sent a letter to Congress asking them to pass H.R. 3730, the new bill protecting access to...

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Help Get H.R. 3730 Passed To Protect CRT Manual Wheelchair Accessories

September 12, 2017 CRT Stakeholders and Friends, H.R. 3730 is the new bill to stop CMS' inappropriate application of Medicare Competitive Bid pricing to CRT manual wheelchair accessories (critical wheelchair components). As reported, this new legislation...

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CRT Accessories Legislation Introduced By 43 Representatives

September 8, 2017 CRT Stakeholders, Very good news for people with disabilities who rely on CRT manual wheelchairs and accessories (better referred to as critical components). Needed legislation has been introduced in Congress by 43 members of...

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Medicare DME Hurricane Harvey Guidance

September 8, 2017 CRT Providers and Manufacturers, Our thoughts and prayers continue for those impacted by Hurricane Harvey and to those who will be impacted by Hurricane Irma in the coming days. CMS has issued formal guidance for DME providers...

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