Archive | October, 2011

Referring physicians

October 31, 2011

Comments Off on Referring physicians

The VCU Parkinson’s and Movement Disorders Center is focused on improving the quality of life of individuals with movement disorders. We recognize the importance of developing and maintaining working relationships with health care professionals to accomplish this goal. We are a resource for referring physicians, patients and families. One-time consultations or periodic consultations for movement […]

Continue reading...

November Newsletter

October 31, 2011

Comments Off on November Newsletter

The VCU Parkinson’s and Movement Disorders Center publishes a quarterly newsletter highlighting recent achievements, upcoming events and information. Click here to read the November 2011 newsletter.

Continue reading...

Successful PD Education Day

October 25, 2011

Comments Off on Successful PD Education Day

Thanks to all who participated in the Parkinson’s Disease Community Education Day on Saturday, October 22!  This year’s conference was a great success! This annual conference is a joint effort between the APDA Richmond Metro Chapter, APDA I&R Center at UVA, SouthEast PADRECC and VCU.  Please contact us if you have any comments or suggestions […]

Continue reading...

Social Security Expands Compassionate Allowances Conditions

October 14, 2011

Comments Off on Social Security Expands Compassionate Allowances Conditions

The Social Security Administration added 13 new Compassionate Allowances conditions involving the immune system and neurological disorders.  The Compassionate Allowances program fast-tracks disability decisions to ensure that Americans with the most serious disabilities receive their benefit decisions within days instead of months or years. New conditions related to movement disorders include:Lewy Body Dementia Multiple System […]

Continue reading...

CVC Campaign

October 4, 2011

Comments Off on CVC Campaign

@font-face { font-family: “MS 明朝”; }@font-face { font-family: “MS 明朝”; }@font-face { font-family: “Cambria”; }p.MsoNormal, li.MsoNormal, div.MsoNormal { margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt; font-size: 12pt; font-family: Cambria; }.MsoChpDefault { font-family: Cambria; }div.WordSection1 { page: WordSection1; } The VCU Parkinson’s and Movement Disorders Center is participating in the 2011 Commonwealth of Virginia campaign (CVC), the official workplace […]

Continue reading...