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(09/15/16) CMS finalizes rule to bolster emergency preparedness of certain facilities participating in Medicare and Medicaid On September 9, 2016, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)finalized a ruleto establish consistent emergency preparedness ...read more
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(06/28/16) Injured teens treated at pediatric trauma centers are less likely to die than those treated at adult centers, a new study suggests. Pediatric trauma centers have resources specialized to treat the anatomical and social needs of children, the authors write. ...read more
My injury occurred in March 1994. I went for a mountain bike ride on some local trails. At one point I went down a short steep hill, hit some mud, and was thrown over the handlebars. I landed on my head, felt a huge snap, and by the time that I stopped rolling I realized that I had lost all movement and feeling from my upper chest down. I was alone, frightened and it was late in the evening. Fortunately, just before it got dark two riders found me ...read moreView more survivor stories