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VA audit: Disability claims mishandled in Augusta region

...of reminder notifications.In a 2011 Inspection, the VA inspector general's office determined 16 of 30 traumatic brain injury cases reviewed contained processing errors because of inadequate training. As a result, the director agreed to ensure...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-08/va-audit-disability-claims-m
Concussion deal a big win for NCAA

...create a $70 million fund to diagnose concussions and brain injuries does more than just give some former and current athletes...players who are struggling with the effects of traumatic brain injury. Not one penny."It was good enough, though, for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-07-29/dahlberg-concussion-deal-
Ninety football hall members expected to attend induction ceremony

...financial losses, expenses and intangible losses. It refers to the "pathological and debilitating effects of traumatic brain injuries (TBI) caused by concussive and sub-concussive impacts."The players named former union presidents Trace Armstrong...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-07-18/ninety-football-hall-memb
For foundation, every day is Independence Day

...for Casey, but for us, too.Brain injuries aren't necessarily prevalent...equipped to deal with the enormity of brain injury ? the impact on a family's physical...that's very, very critical.Brain injuries tend to trigger high fevers, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-07-04/foundation-every
Augusta Warrior Project center opens

...Crawford, post supervisor of education services; and Adam Pennington, a veteran assisted by AWP to overcome a traumatic brain injury. His story helped inspire the center.Augusta Warrior Project Executive Director Kim Elle and Maj. Gen. LaWarren...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-21/augusta-warrior-project-tran
Area announcements

...clinic is open to anyone age 15 and older with a life-changing physical disability, including spinal cord injuries, brain injuries or mobility and sensory impairments. Clinics focus on driving, chipping and putting, with the potential for course...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-07-19/area-announcements
Overtime

...is open to anyone ages 15 and older with a life-changing physical disability, including spinal cord injuries, brain injuries, mobility and sensory impairments. Clinics focus on driving, chipping and putting, with the potential for course...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-07-14/overtime
Physical Therapist (Pool) Job in Augusta 30901, Georgia US

...an average of 2-4 weeks with our patients treating a wide clinical caseload such as: stroke, spinal cord injury, brain injury, various neurological disorders, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, amputation, joint replacement, fractures...

http://jobview.local-jobs.monster.com/?ch=augusta/Physical-Therapist-Pool-Job-Au
Lawrence Hartlage

...the American Psychological Association, Division of Neuropsychology; National Academy of Neuropsychology; National Brain Injury Research Foundation and the Georgia Psychological Association. He loved his work and helped his patients up until his...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000171873523
Billboards to aid hunt for woman after beheading

...autopsy showed Russell Dermond was already dead when his head was cut off, and authorities believe he died of a head or brain injury.The couple's lakefront home showed no signs of a struggle or forced entry and no ransom note was left behind. Shirley...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-10/billboards-aid-hunt-woman-aft