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2015 National Assembly Highlights

The 98th Annual AOPA National Assembly October 7-10 held in conjunction with the Texas Chapter of the American Academy of Orthotics and Prosthetics drew 2,200 O&P professionals to San Antonio, Texas. Whether it was the magnet power of San Antonio, the programming, the convenient facilities or all of the above, the initial feedback has been […]

Lower Limb LCD Policy Updates: What Has Happened after the Comment Period Closed and the August 26 Events

AOPA updated you on all the events on the LCD Policy Proposal – the comments we submitted and helped members and patients submit, the rally at HHS, the meetings we had with CMS, the open DME MAC meeting, the PR campaign, etc. But what has happened since the closing of the comments on August 31st? […]

AOPA President Charlie Dankmeyer, Jr. CPO Publishes Op-Ed in Washington Times

Read AOPA President Charlie Dankmeyer, Jr., CPO’s Opinion Editorial on the LCD Draft in the Washington Times “Like my peers, I have spent my 40-plus-year career working to move persons with limb loss out of the shadows of society, away from the public notion that they are “disabled” …people wearing prostheses today are a health […]

AOPA Submits Comments on LCD Draft Policy

AOPA submitted comments on the LCD Policy on Friday, August 28. Read the comments here. Researchers Referenced in CMS’ Bibliography in Support of LCD Submitted a Letter Objecting to their Use of their Work. Read their comments here. Today is the last day to submit comments on the policy. You can quickly submit a letter from

Click here to view 2 powerful videos from the August 26 public hearing at CMS and afternoon rally at HHS

The August 26 rally at HHS caught the attention of top CMS officials who met with O&P representatives at 4:00 PM that afternoon.   Adrianne-Haslet Davis delivered a powerful testimony during the CMS Public Meeting on the morning of August 26.

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October 14, 2015
AOPA Webinar
Understanding the LSO/TLSO Policy
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November 9-10, 2015
Las Vegas, NV
Coding & Billing Seminar
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November 11, 2015
AOPA Webinar
How to Make a Good Impression: Marketing Yourself to Your Referrals
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December 9, 2015
AOPA Webinar
Bringing in the New Year: New Codes and Changes for 2016
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