All facilities providing custom fabricated prostheses or orthoses must be accredited by an HHS approved accreditation organization. Also, the custom prosthesis or orthosis must be provided by a Qualified Practitioner, as defined in 42 United States Code Section 1395m(h)(1)(F)
A copy of the statute as well as a copy of the US Code section referenced in the law can be found under Additional Resources.
Director, Professional Credentialing
Directs ABC’s Professional Ethics, Certification, Scope of Practice and Government Relations programs. Manages all ABC’s certification exam development and administration activities. Facilitates coordination of professional/clinical issues across all ABC programs, including state licensure.Send Stephen an email
Professional Credentialing Administrator
Primary contact for: professional ethics complaints against ABC credential holders, questions about ABC scope of practice, state licensure issues and ABC Board of Director nomination applications.Send Molly an email