The current standard of care for amputees is being threatened by Medicare. About 2 weeks ago Medicare announced proposed changes to the rules for prosthetic coverage. These changes are far reaching and will affect every amputee. It has been shown that when Medicare adopts a cost saving policy, private insurances quickly follow.
Some in the prosthetic industry are saying that these proposed changes would set prosthetic treatment back to the 1970s.
Please help prevent these proposed changes from becoming permanent policy. We have until August 30th to voice our opposition.
YOU DO NOT HAVE TO BE AN AMPUTEE TO WEIGH IN ON THIS. ALL HELP IS APPRECIATED!!