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Education takes a village, says Elizabeth Cole

Cole earned a Distinguished Service Award from NRRTS last month

LUBBOCK, Texas – Some stakeholders make their mark on the complex rehab industry with their advocacy. For Elizabeth Cole, it’s always been about education.

Protecting CRT state by state


In the political process, complete bipartisan support is rare. But in March, both houses in the Tennessee legislature unanimously passed a bill establishing a separate benefit for complex rehab technology (CRT) products provided through Medicaid.

Triple play: CRT stakeholders hit Hill with three bills


WASHINGTON – A bill to create a separate benefit for complex rehab within the Medicare program has been introduced in the House of Representatives.

UPitt conducting survey on repairs


PITTSBURGH – The University of Pittsburgh is conducting a web-based survey on wheelchair repairs to gain understanding of challenges, strategies and opportunities for complex rehab technology service delivery.

Complex rehab: Holding MCOs legally accountable


BUFFALO, N.Y. – NCART and Neighborhood Legal Services, a nonprofit that provides free legal services to people with low income and people with disabilities, are teaming up on a new effort to call out managed care organizations for their failures to follow Medicaid policies.

Travis Medical expands to Northwest


AUSTIN, Texas – Travel Medical has merged with American Seating & Mobility, expandeding its reach to the Pacific Northwest. The company will provide complex rehab services from 24 locations in Texas, Oklahoma, Florida, Montana, Idaho, Oregon and Washington. “Our No.

ATLAS-RPM makes debut


LAS VEGAS – ATLAS Software, an integrated software that combines enterprise resource planning with customer relationship management for complex rehab and HME providers, has launched ATLAS-RPM, a professional services group.

Tenn. CRT bill heads to governor’s desk


NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee State Legislature has enacted legislation to create a “separate benefit” category for complex rehab technology.

AAHomecare releases rehab white paper


WASHINGTON – AAHomecare’s Complex Rehab and Mobility Council has created a new white paper that clearly explains the difference between complex rehab technology and standard mobility products.