Brennan replaces Dr. Paul Metzger, who resigned Oct. 31 and joined the Scooter Store as the company's chief medical officer.Metzger left the Scooter Store in April.
As medical director, Brennan
will be largely responsible for the development of new medical policies and the review and revision of existing medical policies as they relate to medical necessity of durable medical equipment, prosthetics, orthotics and supplies (DMEPOS). She
will also provide clinical input to procedural guidelines, direct the editing of documents, coordinate policy decisions with other regions, and advise medical reviewers on complex issues.She
will interpret the medical application of regulations, laws, and program memoranda through research, investigation and contact with CMS.