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SoldierSocks, Myomo partner to provide arm braces to veterans

December 18, 2014

Myomo has announced an agreement with the nonprofit organization, SoldierSocks, to supply paralyzed veterans with the MyoPro powered arm brace.

SoldierSocks has set a goal for the next 3 years of purchasing 120 MyoPro braces for veterans outside the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) health care system, according to a press release from the organization.

Health Care Legislative and Regulatory Update

New year, new code: How to get paid for chronic care management in 2015, part 1

December 18, 2014
From international law firm Arnold & Porter LLP comes a timely column that provides views on current regulatory and legislative topics that weigh on the minds of today’s…

Bilateral amputee makes history by controlling two neuroprostheses

December 18, 2014
A Colorado man has become the first bilateral shoulder-level amputee to wear and simultaneously control two modular prosthetic limbs with his mind at the Johns Hopkins…

Mind-controlled robotic arm allows quadriplegic woman to make complex hand motions

December 17, 2014
A quadriplegic woman who was fitted with a neurological grid that can connect to a computer in 2012 has reached new progress with the recent ability to give a…
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Light-based sensor created for prosthetic limb control

December 16, 2014
Researchers have developed a light-based sensor that can be used to control the movement of prosthetic limbs, according…
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Chief ALJ details 460k appeals backlog, suspension of hearings

January 20, 2014
A recently obtained memorandum from the Office of Medicare Hearings and Appeals Chief administrative law judge Nancy…
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Educational materials created for amputees in developing nations

December 5, 2014
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — After working with LIMBS International to better understand the needs of amputees in…
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