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WOCN Society Supports New York State Legislation on Ostomy Supplies

Monday, August 22, 2016   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Becky Carroll
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The WOCN Society recently sent a letter of support to Sen. Kemp Hannon and Assemblymember Kevin Cahill who have authored a bill currently before the New York State Legislature which would mandate coverage of ostomy supplies in the New York Child Health Plus program, S 01400/ A 01038. Currently, the state's child health program does not guarantee coverage of ostomy supplies. WOCN members in NY are spearheading the effort get this legislation passed. The WOCN Society's letter of support can be found here.


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