Monthly Archives: May 2014

NASHIA: Washington Weekly Update

Nashia Committee Updates       NASHIA Plans 2012 SOS Meeting Amy Flaherty, Conference Chair Planning continues for our annual conference; you won’t want to miss this dynamic event! The 2012 meeting will be held in conjunction with the 28th … Continue reading

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News from the National Assoc. of State Head Injury Administrators

IOM Releases Report on Cognitive Rehab Therapy Last week, the Institute of Medicine (IOM) released its report, “Cognitive Rehabilitation Therapy for Traumatic Brain Injury: Evaluating the Evidence”, after studying whether existing research provides a conclusive evidence base to support using … Continue reading

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NASHIA Washington Weekly: DoD announces TBI research initiatives

The Department of Defense (DoD) just announced two separate research initiatives specifically designed for Traumatic Brain Injury research. The first is a new DoD/VA collaborative effort to better understand TBI as a chronic issue, Chronic Effects of Neurotrauma Consortium (CENC) … Continue reading

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Federal Rules and Regulations CMS Issues Rule on Transparency and Medicaid and CHIP Demonstration Projects On Feb. 22, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a final rule in the Federal Register, which establishes a process to promote … Continue reading

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