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Expanding telestroke access personal for stroke survivor

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

Roger Keller will be among the more than 20 stroke advocates from around the country who will flock to Washington, D.C., on March 1 to talk with lawmakers about expanded access to telestroke for people on Medicare.

The 54-year-old “can’t put into words” how vital telestroke […]

Groups push for expanded telestroke coverage

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

Congressional staff members heard from top stroke organizations Wednesday at a briefing to urge lawmakers to support legislation that would expand coverage of offsite stroke care to all Medicare beneficiaries.

Senator Mark Kirk (R-Illinois) plans to introduce the Furthering Access to Stroke Telemedicine Act — or […]

May 20th, 2015|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Groups push for expanded telestroke coverage