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NYSCA Unity Update

by NYSCA Unification Committee | 4/29/2016 9:51:45 AM

The NYSCA is committed to the Unity process and looks forward to working toward that end with the Council. There are several issues that need to be resolved and we are confident that can be achieved. The NYSCA looks forward to future Unity meetings and finding compromise.  

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Important Information from the ACA Vice President regarding #MedicareEquality

by David Herd, DC, ACA Vice President | 2/23/2016 10:03:47 AM

The following is an important message from Dr. David Herd, ACA Vice President. Please feel free to share with colleagues, staff and patients. It is important everyone knows how hard we are collectively working for our patients and leveling the healthcare field for equal and quality access.

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NYSCA News:

F4CP May 2016 e-Newsletter now available

by Foundation for Chiropractic Progress | 5/17/2016 10:06:25 AM

The Foundation for Chiropractic Progress (F4CP) is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to raising awareness about chiropractic care via positive press. As a NYSCA member, you are entitled to complementary F4CP membership. As part of your membership, you have access to the monhtly F4CP E-Newsletter.

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Insurance News:

UnitedHealth Group/Optum Health updates

by NYSCA Insurance Committee | 4/21/2016 12:32:48 PM

UnitedHealth Group / Optum has been implementing a 'per diem' capitated reimbursement methodology for many of it's health plans as it relates to chiropractic services in various states throughout the country.

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Workers Comp Updates: Sedgwick and Broadspire erroneous denials

by NYSCA Workers' Compensation Committee | 4/18/2016 3:11:57 PM

The NYSCA Workers' Compensation Committee has been working with Broadspire and Sedgwick after issues were identified with inappropriate denials of Chiropractic Manipulative Therapy rendered within the recommendations of New York's Medical Treatment Guidelines.

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CMS Payment Adjustments & Hardship Information

by CMS.gov | 3/24/2016 1:12:28 PM

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has extended the deadline for eligible professionals (EPs) to file hardship exemption applications for the EHR/Meaningful Use program. The new deadline is July 1, 2016. CMS also released new application forms to reduce the amount of information EPs must submit to apply for exemption. 

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Chiropractic In The News:

JMPT - From the Editor's Desk Does inclusion of chiropractic care result in cost savings?

by Claire Johnson, DC, MSEd, PhD Editor in Chief Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics | 5/9/2016 10:37:55 AM

The most recent issue of the JMPT has a series of 3 papers that will help to fill the evidence gap and answer the question "Does inclusion of chiropractic care result in cost savings?" Each of these papers focuses on one area of musculoskeletal health that has been identified as a public health burden: low back pain, neck pain, and headache.

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May is Posture Month - Join the Posture Revolution!

by PostureMonth.org | 4/25/2016 2:44:11 PM

Here’s your chance to be one of the thousands of chiropractors promoting posture awareness. Everyday mainstream media is talking about the importance of posture and it’s undeniable connection to good health. DCs everywhere are joining the conversation. Help to bring real world solutions to a relevant and growing issue already on people’s minds.

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Update from the NYS Board of Chiropractic

by NYS Education Department | 4/25/2016 11:54:21 AM

To better serve the Chiropractors of our state, your New York State Board of Chiropractic has initiated a program to periodically inform you of topics recently directed to us and of reviews of the practice and scope parameters presently existing in New York State. 

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Study: Chiropractic Care and the Risk of Vertebrobasilar Stroke

by Thomas M Kosloff, David Elton, Jiang Tao, and Wade M Bannister | 6/26/2015 2:12:04 PM

The objective of this study was to compare the associations between chiropractic care and VBA stroke with recent primary care physician (PCP) care and VBA stroke. This study found no significant association between exposure to chiropractic care and the risk of VBA stroke.

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VBA Stroke: Resources for Doctors of Chiropractic

by American Chiropractic Association | 3/12/2014 12:55:56 PM

There is growing interest in the association between cervical manipulation and vertebrobasilar artery (VBA) stroke. ACA is sensitive to the public’s concerns surrounding this complex issue, and is offering the following resources to help state associations and doctors of chiropractic disseminate accurate information about the risks of serious injury following cervical manipulation.

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