Dodged a bullet
It looks like rehab providers in California dodged a bullet. AAHomecare reported this week that the state's Medicaid program, Medi-Cal, no longer plans to contract out manual wheelchairs.
AAHomecare stated that the state met with manufacturers, providers and advocate groups in May. One of those providers: ATG Rehab. On its Web site, ATG Rehab states:
The event was a tremendous success and Medi-Cal took away a better understanding what we do each and every day serving our consumers.
For more details on the now-canceled program, click here.