Congressional Bill for Specialized Wheelchairs

Legislation has been introduced in Congress to provide appropriate recognition and coverage of Complex Rehab Technology by creating a Separate Benefit Category within the Medicare program. The bill is H.R. 4378, the "Ensuring Access to Quality Complex Rehabilitation Technology Act of 2012" The position of  NCART, the National Coalition for Assistive and Rehab Technology, is that a separate Medicare category is needed for specialized wheelchairs. 

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