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The First NCOPE Diversity Travel Award Given to Gabrielle Richardson

Gabrielle “Gabby” Richardson completed her Prosthetic Residency at Thompson's Custom Orthotics and Prosthetics in Spokane, Washington and now she is working on her Orthotic Residency there. She received her Master’s in Prosthetics and Orthotics from University of...

CHEA Recognition

The Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) has produced a short video on understanding the value of CHEA recognition. NCOPE and our O&P programs are recognized, under the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP). [yotuwp...

General Registration for the 2022 Resident Fair is Open

General registration is now open for the O&P alumni networking session and for all future/current/past residents.  Please click the “Register Now” button to participate. To learn how to participate as a representative of an accredited residency site, please...

Learn About Medicare Documentation, Billing, and Coding from the DME MAC Experts for Free

Noridian and CGS are partnering to offer a five-part course will guide you through the complex world of Medicare. It will provide you with what is required to order, provide, and bill orthotics and prosthetics for Medicare beneficiaries under Medicare’s Durable...

Larry Lange Travel Fellowship Award Given to Gila Baer

Gila Baer is a Prosthetist Resident at the Shirley Ryan AbilityLab in Chicago, IL. She holds a Masters of Prosthetics and Orthotics from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine Prosthetics-Orthotics Center and a Bachelors of Biomedical Engineering from...

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NCOPE is responsible for accrediting orthotic, prosthetic and pedorthic education programs including the clinical residency. In partnership with the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP), NCOPE leverages evidence-based accreditation practices to demonstrate its dedication to enhancing the profession. NCOPE is committed to enhancing the technical and clinical services delivered by the students and residents today, and in their future practice.




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