PSHA's Response to the Essential Health Benefits Benchmark Plan
Comments Due to CMS On Funding AAC Devices By Friday May 29!
On April 29, CMS released for review and comment a proposed revised National Coverage Decision (NCD) for Speech Generating Devices. Click here for more information.
Medicare Outpatient Therapy Cap
Tell Congress to support the Medicare Access to Rehabilitation Services Act of 2015, S. 539/ H.R. 775, legislation that would repeal the Medicare outpatient therapy caps and ensure Medicare patients continue to have access to medically necessary speech-language pathology, occupational therapy, and physical therapy services. A repeal of the Medicare therapy caps should also be included in any Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR) reform package.
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Education Specialist Certification for Speech-Language Pathologists in the Schools.. Read more
Bill signing for the updated licensure act.
PSHA reprsentatives in the photo are Anne Gilberston, Emily Katzaman and David Tive.