ADED, the Association of Driver Rehabilitation Specialists, is now on Instagram. Follow ADED @ADEDdriverrehab.
Bodypoint’s Team Member News (& Pets!)
Congratulations to Max Erickson, the new Master Scheduler and Inventory Control Manager at Bodypoint. Erickson joined Bodypoint in 1997. And welcome to Katryn Strauch, Bodypoint’s new Purchasing and Supply Chain Manager.
By the way: If you’re not following @Bodypoint_Inc on Twitter, but love cute animal pics, this is your reminder that Bodypoint features “BP Pets of the Month”… and March’s stars are Trigger and Tessa, whose human is Sukhwinder Sidhu, Bodypoint’s QA Manager.
Final Public Comment Tally Exceeds 2,100
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) received 2,128 comments during the public comment period for its seat elevation proposed decision. The proposed decision, released by CMS in mid February, recommended Medicare coverage of power seat elevation on Group 3 power wheelchairs, while also questioning whether Medicare should pay for seat elevation on Group 2 power chairs.
Miller’s Announces a Hire & a Re-Election
Miller’s has welcomed aboard Jenn Bishop, who has joined the provider’s Akron, Ohio, Rehab Documentation team. And in additional Miller’s news, congratulations to Miller’s VP of Rehab Adam Ensgtrom, MBA, ATP, who was re-elected to the board of directors for the Ohio Association of Medical Equipment Services (OAMES). Miller’s is an original member of OAMES, founded in 1981.
Cure CMD to Celebrate 15 Years
An early congratulations to Cure CMD, which will celebrate its 15th anniversary in May.
Cure CMD supports people living with congenital muscular dystrophies (CMD) while advancing research to develop treatments and advocating for awareness of CMD, which is considered an ultra-rare disease. CMD comprises subtypes of muscular dystrophy including Collagen 6, Dystroglycanopathy, LAMA2, LMNA, and Selenon, among others.