Navigation Links
Brain Injury Association of America Urges President Obama to Include Cognitive Rehabilitation for Returning Service Members as a Part of TRICARE Coverage
Date:6/10/2009

umenting the overwhelmingly favorable evidence is expected shortly.

In the letter to President Obama, BIAA respectfully urges him to "follow through on your commitment to ensuring that our nation's wounded warriors gain access to the best brain injury care this nation has to offer, and thus to direct Secretary Gates to immediately enact official TRICARE coverage of cognitive rehabilitation."

About the Brain Injury Association of America

Founded in 1980, the mission of the Brain Injury Association of America (BIAA) is to be the voice of brain injury. BIAA and its nationwide network of state affiliates, chapters and support groups are dedicated to increasing access to quality healthcare and raising awareness and understanding of brain injury through advocacy, education and research. The association serves the 1.4 million Americans who sustain traumatic brain injuries each year as well as their families and the researchers, clinicians and professionals who provide treatment and long-term care. For more information about brain injury or BIAA, visit www.biausa.org.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Brain Injury Association of America
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. First Brain Training Consumers Guide Debunks Ten Brain Health Myths and Reviews 21 Products
2. In Some Insomnia Patients, Brain Just Wont Shut Down
3. Raptor Pharmaceuticals to Collaborate with Roche on Therapeutic Delivery Across Blood-Brain Barrier
4. Brain Imaging Study Confirms Cognizin(R) Citicoline Boosts Mental Function; to be Presented at International Society of Sports Nutrition Annual Conference
5. Marbles: The Brain Store Opens New Location in Chicago, Introduces World's First Bike that Trains Body and Brain
6. Some OTC Sleep, Cold Meds Could Harm Aging Brain
7. Baylor Dallas Opens Nations First Neurosurgical OR Suite Featuring BrainSUITE iMRI, GE Healthcare MR Surgical Technology
8. Fewer Deaths Occurring From Brain Bleeds
9. Could standard treatment for traumatic brain injury be wrong?
10. The SCOOTER Store Donates Scooter to North Carolina Student With Brain Cancer
11. Voices Against Brain Cancer Hosts Event to Benefit Brain Cancer Research
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... 31, 2015 , ... BioViva USA, Inc. (“BioViva”), a to-clinic gene therapy company ... , BioViva announces it has begun a fundraiser through Maximum Life Foundation (“MaxLife”) to ... a cure. MaxLife will grant 100% of the money raised to BioViva to help ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... July 31, 2015 , ... The Heart Fit Clinic has increased a patient's ... heart rate of 150 beats versus 100 beats, this is a big deal," says ... give life back to patients with heart disease," he adds. People with angina are ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... York, NY (PRWEB) , ... July 31, 2015 , ... ... kidney disease, according to a study published today in Nature Communications and led by ... conducted in mice, suggests that variations in the gene RTN1 led to greater production ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... July 31, 2015 , ... Indosoft, Inc., is pleased ... in Q-Suite 5.9. Q-Suite is their flagship contact center ACD system for Asterisk-based ... script display logic shows the script components to the agent only when wanted, and ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... , ... According to WFLA on July 16th, Sarasota has seen ... overdoses. Thricefold deaths have held steady over the last “couple of months” according to ... which was spurred by the crackdown of prescription painkillers. Many users who were addicted ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:BioViva USA, Inc.’s Alzheimer’s Disease Gene Therapy Human Trial 2Health News:BioViva USA, Inc.’s Alzheimer’s Disease Gene Therapy Human Trial 3Health News:Heart Fit Clinic Helps Patient Increase Fitness Level with External Counterpulsation 2Health News:Mount Sinai Researchers Find Key Gene Drives Kidney Disease Severity 2Health News:Mount Sinai Researchers Find Key Gene Drives Kidney Disease Severity 3Health News:Q-Suite 5.9 Adds Validation Tools to Call Center Software Agent Screen 2Health News:Sarasota Sufferers Increased Heroin Overdoses and Deaths 2Health News:Sarasota Sufferers Increased Heroin Overdoses and Deaths 3
... reason to deny insurers access to genetic information, argues a ... BMJ. ,Only if we refuse to give ... them seeking genetic test results, says Professor Soren Holm from ... to any health information they would only be able to ...
... of herbal products and medicines has the potential to reach ... the creation of exclusive export promotion zones (EPZ) across ... can be accelerated with the setting up of EPZs in ... rate of over 25 percent in countries like the US, ...
... less than three dollars a year per patient could ... from the trauma and torment of epilepsy, a new ... 85 percent of epilepsy sufferers in the developing world ... the drugs most often prescribed to impede the terrible ...
... find the perfect present this Father's Day? What better way to ... keep him healthy and vital for years to come . This ... check themselves out -- and then get checked out by their ... and over have diabetes. The symptoms of type 2 diabetes, the ...
... getting rid of smoking was more difficult for him than ... ,The former hellraiser, who quit his nicotine addiction in ... hooked to smoking again.,He revealed that before he had kicked ... ,"They're all a b**ger to kick, but I'd ...
... with Prof Vijay K Varadan, an Indian born US ... production of ``glucose watches''. The talks are in the ... ,Varadan holds the post of Director of the Centers ... Density Electronics Center (HiDEC) and Neurosurgery Research Programme in University ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Should Genetic Information Be Disclosed to Insurers? 2Health News:Export of Herbal Products to Reach Rs.120 Billion by 2012: Study 2Health News:Small Change Could Stop Epilepsy Seizures for Millions 2Health News:Drag Dad to the Doctor This Father's Day 2Health News:Titan may Produce Glucose Watches Soon 2
(Date:7/31/2015)... 2015 RnRMarketResearch.com adds Syringes ... report that provides an overview of syringes and ... from in-house databases, secondary and primary research. ... products pipeline spread across 124 pages, talking about ... and 5 figures is now available at ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... According to a new market research ... Heat, Ethylene Oxide, Filtration, E-beam, Gamma), Services (Onsite & Offsite), ... Global Forecast to 2020", published by MarketsandMarkets, The Sterilization Equipment ... 2020, at a CAGR of 7.6%.from 2015 to 2020. ... T ables and 37 F ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... July 31, 2015 Egalet Corporation (Nasdaq: ... pharmaceutical company focused on developing, manufacturing and marketing ... its previously announced underwritten public offering of 7,666,667 ... offering price of $11.25 per share. The shares ... shares issued upon the exercise in full by ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Syringes and Needles Market Products Pipeline Review 2015 Report 2Syringes and Needles Market Products Pipeline Review 2015 Report 3Syringes and Needles Market Products Pipeline Review 2015 Report 4Syringes and Needles Market Products Pipeline Review 2015 Report 5Sterilization Equipment Market is Expected to Reach USD 6.1 Billion by 2020 2Sterilization Equipment Market is Expected to Reach USD 6.1 Billion by 2020 3Sterilization Equipment Market is Expected to Reach USD 6.1 Billion by 2020 4Egalet Announces Closing of Public Offering of Common Stock and Exercise in Full of Underwriters' Option to Purchase Additional Shares 2Egalet Announces Closing of Public Offering of Common Stock and Exercise in Full of Underwriters' Option to Purchase Additional Shares 3Egalet Announces Closing of Public Offering of Common Stock and Exercise in Full of Underwriters' Option to Purchase Additional Shares 4
... Share the hope." With these words, Lilly USA, LLC, ... the 2010 Oncology On Canvas: Expressions of a Cancer ... biennial competition invites residents of the United States and Puerto ... members, friends, caregivers and healthcare providers - to express, through ...
... Inc. (Nasdaq: OREX ), a biopharmaceutical company focused ... results for the three months ended September 30, 2009. ... , As of September 30, 2009, Orexigen held ... additional $50.9 million in investment securities, available-for-sale. Together, ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Oncology On Canvas(SM) Launches 2010 Art Competition for Individuals Touched by Cancer 2Oncology On Canvas(SM) Launches 2010 Art Competition for Individuals Touched by Cancer 3Oncology On Canvas(SM) Launches 2010 Art Competition for Individuals Touched by Cancer 4Oncology On Canvas(SM) Launches 2010 Art Competition for Individuals Touched by Cancer 5Oncology On Canvas(SM) Launches 2010 Art Competition for Individuals Touched by Cancer 6Orexigen(R) Therapeutics Announces Third Quarter 2009 Financial Results 2Orexigen(R) Therapeutics Announces Third Quarter 2009 Financial Results 3Orexigen(R) Therapeutics Announces Third Quarter 2009 Financial Results 4Orexigen(R) Therapeutics Announces Third Quarter 2009 Financial Results 5Orexigen(R) Therapeutics Announces Third Quarter 2009 Financial Results 6Orexigen(R) Therapeutics Announces Third Quarter 2009 Financial Results 7Orexigen(R) Therapeutics Announces Third Quarter 2009 Financial Results 8Orexigen(R) Therapeutics Announces Third Quarter 2009 Financial Results 9Orexigen(R) Therapeutics Announces Third Quarter 2009 Financial Results 10
Are you looking for an inexpensive, effective Blood and Infusion Warmer? , ,Animec is an economical fluid warmer that uses standard I.V. tubing instead of special disposable sets....
... The reliable, rugged and easy-to-use solution that's ... is required., ,Symeon's light weight and ... moved into any working position. It can ... And excessive cable "spaghetti syndrome" is minimized ...
... Narkomed 6400 Series anesthesia workstation provides ... technologies are combined to provide true ... user. State of the art computer ... onto a single color touchscreen display ...
... Developed to be used in facilities where ... the latest ventilation and gas delivery technologies ... the ability and the functionality of the ... to create yourself a workplace environment that ...
Medicine Products: