Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT)

Sens. Cramer, Tuberville, Hoeven Introduce HBOT Access Act

Sens. Cramer, Tuberville, Hoeven Introduce HBOT Access Act

U.S. Senator Kevin Cramer (R-ND), a member of the Senate Veterans’ Affairs Committee, joined Senator Tommy Tuberville (R-AL) in introducing the HBOT Access Act of 2021, a bill to make Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) an available resource for veterans suffering from Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) or Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) who have exhausted other evidence-based treatment options.

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New Study Indicates that HBOT May Have Anti-aging Effects

New Study Indicates that HBOT May Have Anti-aging Effects

The Sagol Center for Hyperbaric Medicine and Research, Shamir (Assaf-Harofeh) Medical Center in Israel has just published a new study indicating that hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) has “senolytic” (anti-aging) effects. The study is reported ahead of print in the journal Aging.

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CMS Report on HBOT Prior Authorization

CMS Report on HBOT Prior Authorization

Check out this CMS summary regarding the HBOT prior authorization program! Caroline Fife, M.D.Dr. Fife is a world renowned wound care physician dedicated to improving patient outcomes through quality driven care. Please visit my blog at CarolineFifeMD.com and my Youtube channel at https://www.youtube.com/c/carolinefifemd/videos carolinefife.wpengine.com

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HBOT and Brain Injury – What Should You Do?

HBOT and Brain Injury – What Should You Do?

It’s hard to believe it’s been 20 years since I was president of the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS). I thought my biggest challenge would be trying develop an approach to off-label...

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Predicting Ideal Wounds for HBOT

The Hyperbaric oxygen therapy prior authorization project has been in effect a little more than a year and CMS is in the process of reviewing its impact to prepare an interim report. As the Medicare...

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Wound Care Reimbursements

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