NAAOP petition on Medicare proposal garners 100,000 signatures

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The National Association for the Advancement of Orthotics and Prosthetics announced it has exceeded the 100,000 signatures needed to proceed with its “We the People” White House petition. The petition, created July 31, calls for the White House administration to rescind the draft policy proposal for Local Coverage Determination (LCD) for Lower Limb Prosthetics. The four Durable Medical Equipment Medicare Administrative Contractors (DME MACs) released the 40-page LCD online in July. Read more…


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