Advisory Committee on Prosthetics and Special-Disabilities Programs; Notice of Meeting, 25362-25363 [2015-10330]

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[FR Doc. 2015–10322 Filed 5–1–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:40 May 01, 2015 Jkt 235001 DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS Publication of Wait-Times for the Department for the Veterans Choice Program Department of Veterans Affairs. Notice. AGENCY: ACTION: In keeping with its commitment to improve transparency, the Department of Veterans Affairs’ (VA) publishes wait-times for the scheduling of appointments in each VA facility for primary care, specialty care, and mental health services every two weeks. VA also publishes a Federal Register Notice every 90 days with the address of the Web site where this wait-time data can be accessed. This Notice announces the availability of the data on that Web site. ADDRESSES: The wait-time data for all Veterans Health Administration (VHA) medical centers and clinics is available on the following Web site: http:// www.va.gov/health/access-audit.asp. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Crystal K. 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[FR Doc. 2015–10460 Filed 5–1–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS Advisory Committee on Prosthetics and Special-Disabilities Programs; Notice of Meeting The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) gives notice under the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. 2, that a meeting of the Federal Advisory Committee on Prosthetics and Special-Disabilities Programs will be held on May 19–20, 2015, in Room 630 at VA Central Office, 810 Vermont Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20420. The meeting will convene at 8:30 a.m. on both days, and will adjourn at 4:30 p.m. on May 19 and at 12 noon on May 20. This meeting is open to the public. The purpose of the Committee is to advise the Secretary of Veterans Affairs on VA’s prosthetic programs designed to provide state-of-the-art prosthetic devices and the associated rehabilitation research, development, and evaluation of such technology. The Committee also provides advice to the Secretary on special-disabilities programs, which are defined as any program administered by the Secretary to serve Veterans with spinal cord injuries, blindness or visual impairments, loss of extremities or loss of function, deafness or hearing impairment, and other serious incapacities in terms of daily life functions. E:\FR\FM\04MYN1.SGM 04MYN1 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 85 / Monday, May 4, 2015 / Notices mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES On May 19, the Committee will receive briefings on Chiropractic Care, Telemedicine, Service Dogs, Audiology and Speech Pathology, and Rehabilitation Research and Development. On May 20, the Committee will receive briefings on Prosthetic and Sensory Aids, and Blind Rehabilitation. No time will be allocated for receiving oral presentations from the public; however, members of the public may VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:40 May 01, 2015 Jkt 235001 direct questions or submit written statements for review by the Committee in advance of the meeting to Mr. Larry N. Long, Designated Federal Officer, Veterans Health Administration, Patient Care Services, Rehabilitation and Prosthetic Services (10P4RR), VA, 810 Vermont Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20420, or by email at lonlar@va.gov. Because the meeting is being held in a government building, a photo I.D. must be presented at the Guard’s Desk as a PO 00000 Frm 00090 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 25363 part of the clearance process. Therefore, you should allow an additional 15 minutes before the meeting begins. Any member of the public wishing to attend the meeting should contact Mr. Long at (202) 461–7354. Dated: April 29, 2015. Rebecca Schiller, Committee Management Officer. 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[Federal Register Volume 80, Number 85 (Monday, May 4, 2015)]
[Notices]
[Pages 25362-25363]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2015-10330]


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DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS


Advisory Committee on Prosthetics and Special-Disabilities 
Programs; Notice of Meeting

    The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) gives notice under the 
Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. 2, that a meeting of the 
Federal Advisory Committee on Prosthetics and Special-Disabilities 
Programs will be held on May 19-20, 2015, in Room 630 at VA Central 
Office, 810 Vermont Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20420. The meeting will 
convene at 8:30 a.m. on both days, and will adjourn at 4:30 p.m. on May 
19 and at 12 noon on May 20. This meeting is open to the public.
    The purpose of the Committee is to advise the Secretary of Veterans 
Affairs on VA's prosthetic programs designed to provide state-of-the-
art prosthetic devices and the associated rehabilitation research, 
development, and evaluation of such technology. The Committee also 
provides advice to the Secretary on special-disabilities programs, 
which are defined as any program administered by the Secretary to serve 
Veterans with spinal cord injuries, blindness or visual impairments, 
loss of extremities or loss of function, deafness or hearing 
impairment, and other serious incapacities in terms of daily life 
functions.

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    On May 19, the Committee will receive briefings on Chiropractic 
Care, Telemedicine, Service Dogs, Audiology and Speech Pathology, and 
Rehabilitation Research and Development. On May 20, the Committee will 
receive briefings on Prosthetic and Sensory Aids, and Blind 
Rehabilitation.
    No time will be allocated for receiving oral presentations from the 
public; however, members of the public may direct questions or submit 
written statements for review by the Committee in advance of the 
meeting to Mr. Larry N. Long, Designated Federal Officer, Veterans 
Health Administration, Patient Care Services, Rehabilitation and 
Prosthetic Services (10P4RR), VA, 810 Vermont Avenue NW., Washington, 
DC 20420, or by email at lonlar@va.gov. Because the meeting is being 
held in a government building, a photo I.D. must be presented at the 
Guard's Desk as a part of the clearance process. Therefore, you should 
allow an additional 15 minutes before the meeting begins. Any member of 
the public wishing to attend the meeting should contact Mr. Long at 
(202) 461-7354.

    Dated: April 29, 2015.
Rebecca Schiller,
Committee Management Officer.
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