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Price has not seen Senate version of health care bill

Price has not seen Senate version of health care bill
June 15, 2017

Days before an expected vote, HHS Secretary Tom Price, MD, said he has not seen the U.S. Senate bill to overhaul the nation’s health care system.

“I haven’t seen any legislative language,” Price said today during a hearing in front of the Senate appropriations subcommittee with jurisdiction over the HHS budget.

NAAOP calls on members to contact Congress to support bills

June 2, 2017
The National Association for the Advancement of Orthotics and Prosthetics has called on its members to contact their representatives in Congress to support a pair of…

O&P advocates to meet with lawmakers on Capitol Hill

May 25, 2017
WASHINGTON — Members of the O&P community gathered at the American Orthotic and Prosthetic Association Policy Forum, here, to prepare for meetings with…

NAAOP calls on members to support VA bill of rights legislation

May 24, 2017
The National Association for the Advancement of Orthotics and Prosthetics has applauded the reintroduction of a bill to educate veterans with limb loss and other…

Price has not seen Senate version of health care bill

June 15, 2017
Days before an expected vote, HHS Secretary Tom Price, MD, said he has not seen the U.S. Senate bill to overhaul the nation’s health care…

NAAOP calls on members to contact Congress to support bills

June 2, 2017
The National Association for the Advancement of Orthotics and Prosthetics has called on its members to contact their representatives in Congress to…

O&P advocates to meet with lawmakers on Capitol Hill

May 25, 2017
WASHINGTON — Members of the O&P community gathered at the American Orthotic and Prosthetic Association Policy Forum, here, to prepare for…

NAAOP calls on members to support VA bill of rights legislation

May 24, 2017
The National Association for the Advancement of Orthotics and Prosthetics has applauded the reintroduction of a bill to educate veterans with limb…

Societies react to Scott Gottlieb’s confirmation as FDA head

May 10, 2017
On May 9, Scott Gottlieb, MD, was confirmed as the new commissioner of the FDA by a 57 to 42 Senate vote. A resident fellow at the conservative

House narrowly passes Republican health care bill to replace Obamacare

May 4, 2017
The U.S. House of Representatives today narrowly approved legislation to overhaul the nation’s health care system, voting by a slim margin to…

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Working With Workers’ Compensation Cases

O&P News, May 2017
Workers’ compensation cases differ from other cases an O&P practice may handle. There can be more urgency due to the importance of the…

NAAOP: Future of Affordable Care Act remains unclear

April 12, 2017
Although efforts to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act have stalled, the future of the health care law remains unclear, according to Peter

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CMS Proposed Rule on O&P Qualifications Signals Changes to Profession

O&P News, April 2017
A proposed rule issued by CMS earlier this year, which would set requirements and qualifications needed for O&P practitioners and suppliers to…

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American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists Annual Meeting and Scientific Symposium

O&P News, April 2017
March 1-4 | Chicago Find photos from the American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists Annual Meeting and Scientific Symposium below. To see…

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