The Amputee Coalition of America (ACA) is a national, non-profit amputee consumer educational organization representing people who have wxperienced amputation or are born with limb differences.  The ACA includes individual amputees, amputee education and support groups for amputees, professionals, family members and friends of amputees, amputation or limb loss related agencies, and organizations.

http://www.amputee-coalition.org

 


CareCredit is a healthcare credit card specifically designed to pay for treatments and procedures not covered by insurance.  CareCredit has two unique features.  Every CareCredit transaction is eligible for a No Interest (if paid within promotional period) or Low Fixed Interest Payment Plan and, you can use the card at all healthcare practices that offer CareCredit.  As the leader in patient financing, CareCredit has made it easy for millions of patients nationwide to get the treatment they want and need.  For treatment fees from $1 to over $25000, CareCredit has a variety of low minimum monthly payment plans.

http://www.carecredit.com

 


RESNA Rehabilitation Enginerring and Assistive Technology Society of North America.  Our mission is to support people with a common intrest in technology and disability.  Therefore, our membership is multidisciplinary and international.  As an organization, we promote research and development, education, advocacy and the provision of assistive technology while at the same time supporting the individuals engaged in these activities.

http://www.resna.org

 


NRRTS National Registry of Rehabilitation Technology Suppliers is a professional association supporting individuals who provide Complex Rehab wheelchairs and seated positioning systems for people of all ages and diagnoses who have postural or mobility deficits.  These professionals offer quality care and service using specialized knowledge, training, experience and skills to match the consumers needs to apporpriate equipment.

http://www.nrrts.org

 


ABC American Board for Certification in Orthotics, Prosthetics & Pedorthics sets the highest standards for quality orthotics and prosthetics care.  ABC practitioner certification requires the profession's most rigorous educational and examination achievements.  ACB also accredits ppatient care facilities that voluntarily submit to the profession's highest standards of patient care, practitioner competence, facility safety and patient rights.

http://www.abcop.org

 


BOC Board Of Certification / Accreditation, International continually promotes the highest standards of quality and accessibility through a certification program that stresses experience, technical knowledge, skill, and craftsmanship.  BOC works to make personal care and professional fabrication and fittings available for all patients who need orthotic or prosthetic services.

http://www.bocusa.org