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BOC seeks nominations

June 18, 2020HME News Staff

OWINGS MILLS, Md. - The Board of Certification/Accreditation (BOC), is seeking nominations for the Jim Newberry Award for Extraordinary Service. Now in its fourth year, the award recognizes outstanding individuals for their services to BOC. Nominees for the award must have a proven history of service and volunteerism with BOC, and might include—but are not limited to—certificants, vendors, consultants, business partners or former BOC board members. The award is named after James Newberry,...

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John Kenney seeks to improve perception of O&P

February 3, 2020Theresa Flaherty, Managing Editor

Every day in the orthotics and prosthetics field brings something new, with fresh challenges and different patients, but one challenge remains constant—raising the profile of the profession, says John Kenney, MURP, BOCO, and the 2019 recipient of the Jim Newberry Award for Extraordinary Service. “I think it's important when we look at what the specialty is and how we provide products, that advocating for these medical devices to be fit by specialized clinicians is important,” he...

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BOC names award recipient

December 4, 2019HME News Staff

OWINGS MILLS, Md. - BOC has named John Kenney, MURP, BOCO, as the 2019 recipient of the Jim Newberry Award for Extraordinary Service. Kenney, vice president of clinical development at Ongoing Care Solutions, has a longstanding history with BOC, serving on its board of directors for eight years, including as chairman and vice chairman, and its O&P Alliance. He has also designed and patented several orthotic devices, including the NeuroFlex and DynaPro Orthotics. “John is a compassionate, intelligent...

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BOC names Jim Newberry recipient

December 12, 2018HME News Staff

OWINGS MILLS, Md. - BOC has named James Hewlett, BOCO, as the 2018 recipient of the Jim Newberry Award for Extraordinary Service. A past member, secretary, vice chairman and chairman of BOC's board of directors, Hewlett played a key role in developing BOC's original accreditation standards and worked as a subject matter expert for certification exam development. In 2009, he founded Consultants PRN and continues to work as an author, educator and consultant for HIPAA compliance, ethics and billing....

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BOC seeks Newberry nominations

June 29, 2018HME News Staff

OWINGS MILLS, Md. - The Board of Certification/Accreditation (BOC) is accepting nominations for the Jim Newberry Award for Extraordinary Service. The award, named for longtime BOC member and practitioner Jim Newberry, recognizes outstanding individuals who perform extraordinary service to BOC and its community of stakeholders. “We look forward to seeing this year's nominations as we continue to honor Jim's amazing legacy,” said Wayne Rosen, BOCP, BOCO, FAAOP, chairman of BOC's board of...

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