Legislation & Public Policy


NCART: Ask Congress to Stop Upcoming Medicare Cuts

Medicare funding cuts are scheduled to go into effect next year.

Mark Schmeler: New “Participatory” Survey Seeks Input from All Wheelchair Stakeholders

Research project is examining many current factors, including policy, funding, and wheelchair provision.

NCART Position Paper: Make CRT Telehealth Option Permanent

Position paper addresses the future of telehealth option for seating and mobility OTs and PTs working with Medicare beneficiaries.

New Survey: Does Wheelchair Policy Align with Needs of Consumers, Funding Sources & Providers?

University of Pittsburgh survey is part of a Disability and Rehabilitation Research Project.

Unite4CRT Announces Creation of Focus Groups

First focus group is targeting Medicare's controversial "in the home" coverage rule.

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Words Matter

How the Language that CRT Uses Impacts Policy & Funding

How everyday vocabulary can impact funding and access to CRT.

Zoom call of CRT Virtual Fly-In

Editor's Note

All Together Now

Commentary

All Together Now

Here's what the CRT Awareness Week's Virtual Fly-In was like.

Mobility Management Podcast: NCART on MWC Victory & CRT Awareness Week

Don Clayback and Mickae Lee return to discuss advocacy wins and upcoming opportunities.



Commentary: Register Now for CRT Awareness Week’s Virtual Fly-In

The event is in September, but don't wait to participate.

CMS Sets New Pricing Policy for CRT MWC Accessories

Reimbursement for CRT manual wheelchair accessories will no longer be based on competitive bidding prices.

California Passes Legislation to Protect CRT Access

New law impacts CRT funding, evaluation and delivery.

CRT Virtual Congressional Fly-In Is Sept. 21

Meetings with Representatives, Senators, and their staffs are part of CRT Awareness Week.

Mobility Management Podcast: The Challenges of CRT Provision & Repairs

Gerry Dickerson and Charles Sargeant of National Seating & Mobility discuss the reasons behind two common client complaints.

Mobility Management Podcast: Rethinking CRT Provision & Repair Timelines

National Seating & Mobility's Gerry Dickerson and Charles Sargeant discuss the impact of documentation policies on timely equipment deliveries and repairs.

Mobility Management Podcast: NCART Provides Q2 Update

Don Clayback and Mickae Lee on CRT manual wheelchair accessories funding, telehealth, and coverage for power standing and seat elevation.

Relaunched: NCART Unveils Redesigned Web Sites

New designs facilitate easy navigation and highlight CRT industry and consumer resources.

H.R. 2168 Includes Telehealth Options for CRT Clinicians

New bill with bipartisan support would make Medicare telehealth option permanent.

New Podcast: NCART on Priorities for the New Year

Mobility Management's latest podcast features Don Clayback and Mickae Lee.

Mobility Management Podcast