Read the Newsday article about the elimination of
1 limb per life.
Congressional Update Webcast
NAAOP's efforts to reverse the 1-limb-per-life restriction in NY pay off! NY announces that effective January 1, 2016, plans available on the NY health insurance exchange must cover repairs and replacements of prosthetic devices for both children and adults.
2015 Legislative Webcast Archives
2014 Legislative Webcast Archives
“NAAOP’s primary focus is the federal government and the policy making agenda in our nation’s capital, however there is a confluence of issues that are federal and state in nature and we must go forward making sure that no federal policy has negative influences on the state.”
Peter W. Thomas, General Counsel, NAAOP
“Our members are O&P professionals who care enough about their patient's well being to commit beyond their daily efforts in professional O&P patient care to become involved in promoting public policy that is in the interest of their patients.”
David McGill, NAAOP President
“I’d like to encourage folks in the O&P profession, those who practice, those who manufacture, those who want to be a part of a group that always puts the patient first, to consider joining NAAOP.”
George W. Breece, Executive Director, NAAOP