OandPCare is dedicated to helping you find the answers and the resources you need for all of your prosthetic, orthotic and pedorthic care needs. Whether it’s definitions of the terminology, help locating a qualified, credentialed provider or accredited facility in your area or resources for support groups and activities, this website has the answer.
It’s important for you to know how to choose a qualified healthcare provider, understand what you should expect from this individual and have access to resources that can provide more in-depth information. Our goal is to help you understand the value of choosing an educated, ABC certified professional who can help you reach your goals.
Did you know that in most states there are no requirements for education, certification or licensure for orthotists, prosthetists or pedorthists? Take a proactive approach in determining who you will be working with – being informed will only help you gain a positive outcome. It’s important that you choose a highly qualified, rigorously trained individual, someone who has the appropriate education and training and is ABC certified in their discipline. Choosing an ABC accredited facility is also just as important. ABC's exacting standards ensure that ABC accredited facilities have earned the mark of exceptional quality and superior patient care. You deserve nothing less.
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