Friday, June 18, 2021

Tag: Medicare

Social Security Disability Benefits Can Be Crucial to Surviving With Spinal Cord Injury, Allsup...

Enormous healthcare costs, lost income are significant barriers; Allsup outlines considerations when applying for SSDI with spinal cord impairments Every 41 minutes a person in the United States sustains a spinal cord injury, resulting in...

United Spinal Association and National Spinal Cord Injury Association Develop Free Guide to Understanding...

NEW YORK, June 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- United Spinal Association (www.unitedspinal.org) and National Spinal Cord Injury Association (www.spinalcord.org) have joined forces to create an informative and clear-cut analysis on the recently enacted healthcare and insurance...

Man adjusts to life change

A Sunday afternoon bike ride last Father’s day dramatically changed the life of Joe Groh forever. While riding in Grapevine, Groh came around a curve and lost control of his bike on some loose sand. “I...

New U.S. Medicare Policy Encourages Healthier Approach to Bladder Management and Catheter Use

Coloplast supports critical change in Catheter guidelines giving consumers choices, cutting healthcare costs and reducing exposure to bacteria MINNEAPOLIS, Aug 11, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- People using intermittent catheters no longer need to re-use their...

Everett taking nothing for granted

Coloplast supports critical change in Catheter guidelines giving consumers choices, cutting healthcare costs and reducing exposure to bacteria MINNEAPOLIS, Aug 11, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- People using intermittent catheters no longer need to re-use their...

Medicaid and Medicare: What's it all mean?

Jason Lazarus, a financial planner from Orlando, FL, explains the differences between Medicaid and Medicare.

Paralyzed Veterans of America’s First Vocational Rehabilitation Center for Veterans with Spinal Cord Injury...

RICHMOND, Va. — Paralyzed Veterans of America's (PVA) first Vocational Employment Counseling Center for veterans with spinal cord injuries (SCI), which opened in July 2007 in partnership with Health Net Federal Services, LLC,...

Picking up the pace in struggle to walk again

Suspended in a harness over a treadmill, Rich Maloney swung his arms vigorously and propelled his body forward. At his feet, two physical therapists pushed his legs forward and back in a churning windmill...

An Oregon Tale

RECENTLY MY OLDEST son, Noah, graduated from the University of Oregon. He wore the traditional cap with tassel as a concession to his mother’s prodding. The gown, however, bothered him. Where the hell did...

Coalition Calls on Congress to Change Medicare Rule

Mobility equipment manufacturers and dealers are joining with power wheelchair users and doctors to call on Congress to prevent a major access problem for Medicare beneficiaries. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has...