Tag Archives: Food and Drug Administration

In the words of Paul Harvey…"Now you know the rest of the story."

From: Herbert Stein [mailto:fabrik@bellsouth.net] Sent: Wednesday, October 30, 2013 3:29 AMSubject: In the words of Paul Harvey…”Now you know the rest of the story.” To Joyce’s fellow patients and all those who have helped our cause and encouraged our advocacy, … Continue reading

Posted in VNS Therapy | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

It’s over! It’s done!

From: Herbert Stein [mailto:fabrik@bellsouth.net] Sent: Monday, October 07, 2013 11:13 AMSubject: It’s Done! Yogi Berra, “It ain’t over till it’s over.”  Herb Stein, “It ain’t done until it’s done.” It’s over!  It’s done! Surgery was this morning.  It was less … Continue reading

Posted in VNS Therapy | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

VNS Therapy for Depression – GOOD NEWS

From: Herbert Stein [mailto:fabrik@bellsouth.net] Sent: Saturday, September 28, 2013 8:48 AMTo: Amy Larrick (CMS/CM); Jonathan Blum, Deputy Administrator Director – CMSCc: Madam Secretary Kathleen Sebelius – HHS Subject: VNS Therapy for Depression – GOOD NEWS To all of Joyce’s fellow … Continue reading

Posted in VNS Therapy | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Favorable decision and document is forthcoming…

From: Joyce and Herbert Stein [mailto:fabrik@bellsouth.net] Sent: Monday, September 16, 2013 1:00 PM Subject: Favorable decision and document is forthcoming… To all of Joyce’s fellow implant patients, Jonathan Blum, Deputy Administrator and Director for the Center of Medicare at the … Continue reading

Posted in VNS Therapy | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

They all desperately want the same wellness now!

From: Joyce and Herbert Stein [mailto:fabrik@bellsouth.net] Sent: Sunday, September 15, 2013 11:16 AM To: Jonathan Blum, Deputy Administrator Director – CMS; Madam Secretary Kathleen Sebelius – HHS Subject: They all desperately want the same wellness now! Dear Jonathan, It is roughly … Continue reading

Posted in VNS Therapy | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

“I write this I am preparing for another hospitalization.”

From: Joyce and Herbert Stein [mailto:fabrik@bellsouth.net] Sent: Friday, September 13, 2013 9:43 PM To: Jonathan Blum, Deputy Administrator Director – CMS; Madam Secretary Kathleen Sebelius – HHS Subject: “I write this I am preparing for another hospitalization.” Dear Jonathan, I … Continue reading

Posted in VNS Therapy | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

“…treating severe unresponsive depressive disorder is exactly the reason that I approved the device…”

From: Joyce and Herbert Stein [mailto:fabrik@bellsouth.net] Sent: Friday, September 13, 2013 2:37 PM To: Jonathan Blum, Deputy Administrator Director – CMS; Madam Secretary Kathleen Sebelius – HHS Subject: “…treating severe unresponsive depressive disorder is exactly the reason that I approved … Continue reading

Posted in VNS Therapy | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment