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NEUROTRAUMA ASSOCIATION SPECIAL SECTION Neurotrauma To whom it may concern, I am very pleased to announce the recent partnership of the NeuroTrauma Association and Innovative Health A Letter Magazine.From IHM The showcases NeuroTrauma community leaders Association in healthcare,President medicine, wellness and leisure and we JOHN are very proud that GWYNNE our cause will be featured PROSSER in such a magazine multiple II times over the next year. The NeuroTrauma Association’s sole mission is to manifest resources for people who are catastrophically injured I am very as the pleased result to of announce an automobile the recent accident.partnership Every of the day,NeuroTrauma over 800 Association people acquire and traumatic brain injuries Innovative while Health driving,Magazine and .another IHM showcases 25 suffer community spinal leaders cord injuries.in healthcare, Most medicine,people don’t consider that something wellness and like leisure this could and we happen are very to proud them that but our catastrophic cause will be injury featured does in such not a magazine discriminate and drivers need to ensure multiple that times they’re over fully the next protected.year. The NeuroTrauma Association’s sole mission is to manifest resources for people who are Specifically,catastrophically we injured advocate as the for result the adoption of an automobile of the accident.Michigan Every model day, over for no-800 fault people automobile insurance, which acquire provides traumatic injured brain injuries people while with driving,comprehensive and another and 25 suffer lifetime spinal resources cord injuries.for Most the care, recovery, and rehabilitation people don’t of consider catastrophic that something injuries like sustained this could in happen an accident.to them but Many catastrophic of the benefits injury provided under Michigan does not auto discriminate no-fault and are drivers not covered need to ensure under that Medicare,they’re fully Medicaid,protected. or personal health insurance: whole home modifications, modified vehicles, electric wheelchairs, uncapped therapies, 24 hour in-home nursing Specifically,for as we long advocate for the adoption of the Michigan model for no-fault automobile insurance, which provides injured people with as comprehensive a person may and need lifetime it and resources more for (all the require care, recovery,a doctor’s and rehabilitation order). The of items catastrophic that are covered injuries under sustained the in other an accident.systems Many are of severely the benefits limited,provided such under as the Michigan $1900 auto limit no-on fault physical are not covered therapy under under Medicaid.Medicare, The Medicaid,Michigan or personal no-fault health system insurance:lacks whole the pre-home set modifications,caps on duration modified or vehicles,monetary electric cost wheelchairs,of care that the uncapped other coverages therapies,use. 24 hour This in-provides home nursing the for injured as long with as a aggressive,person may need persistent it and more therapies (all require they a doctor’s unfortunately order). would The items not receive that are in covered other under states the or other from systems other are insurances.severely limited, such as the $1900 limit on physical therapy under Medicaid. The Michigan no-fault system lacks the pre-set caps on duration or monetary cost of care that the other One coverages of the more use. This surprising provides the factors injured may with be aggressive,that this persistent system actually therapies saves they unfortunately the state of would Michigan not receive money.in Drivers other states pay in or to from a fund other that insurances. reimburses the insurers after a certain point, alleviating their concerns regarding One of the lifetime more surprising benefits.factors That may fund be has that grown this system for 40 actually years saves and the now state has of over Michigan $17 money.billion Drivers -- and pay in to continues a fund that to reimburses grow. The the House insurers Fiscal after Agency a certain point,estimated alleviating that their auto concerns no-fault regarding prevents lifetime over $benefits.630 million That fund of costs has from grown being for 40 incurred years and now by Medicaid has over $17 annually.billion – and continues to grow. The House Fiscal Agency estimated that auto no-fault prevents over $630 million of costs from being incurred by Medicaid annually. We hope to provide injured citizens with the products and services that are needed to make a meaningful recovery We hope from to provide a catastrophic a injury catastrophic injured citizens with the products and services that are needed to make a meaningful recovery from such as a TBI.injury Furthermore,such as this a TBI.model Furthermore,prevents a young this person model from prevents using up a young all of their person health from using insurance up all policy,of their which health they insurance may need later policy,in life. which Harvard they Medical may School need studies later in have life.shown Harvard that Medical unpaid medical School bills studies are the have leading shown cause that of bankruptcy unpaid medical in the United bills are States. the leading cause of bankruptcy in the United States. Please Please consider consider how how much much better better you you might might be able be able to serve to serve your clients,your how clients,much how better much their better quality their of life quality would be,of life if would they were be,able if they to have were access able to to these have sort access of resources.to these Together sort of we resources.can change Together the world. Thank we can you change for considering the world.assisting Thank us in you our campaign. for considering assisting us in our campaign. Best regards, John Gwynne Prosser II President, NeuroTrauma Association Vice President, Health Partners, Inc Board Member, Coalition Protecting Auto No-fault 53 InnovativeHealthMag.com –My 22 years of experience meeting with accident victims and their families has shown me the stark contrast between the benefits available under Michigan’s robust no-fault automobile insurance and every other system, all of which leave the victims underserved. For this and many other reasons, I strongly advocate for the adoption of this model in (2nd edition in progress) every other state. NEUROTRAUMA ASSOCIATION To whom it may concern, I am very pleased to announce the recent partnership of the NeuroTrauma Association Health Magazine. IHM showcases community leaders in healthcare, medicine, wellness we are very proud that our cause will be featured in such a magazine multiple times Best regards, President NeuroTrauma Association JGP2@comcast.net (248) 709-3079 cell 4004 Fruitville Road, Sarasota, FL 34232 p/ 888.299.9800 f/ 888.472.2329 neurotraumassociation.com John Gwynne Prosser II President NeuroTrauma Association JGP2@comcast.net (248) 709-3079 cell 4004 Fruitville Road, Sarasota, FL 34232 888.299.9800 f/ 888.472.2329 neurotraumassociation.com John Gwynne Prosser II President, NeuroTrauma Association Vice President, Health Partners, Inc Board Member, Coalition Protecting Auto No-Fault


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