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A bionic prosthetic hand with multitouch sensory feedback

Techstination feature for Tuesday, October 26, 2021

Techstination, your destination for gadgets and gear.   I’m Fred Fishkin.     It is called the Ability Hand…a bionic prosthetic hand developed by Psyonic… designed to deliver multitouch sensory feedback…with fingers that can flex…and is ready for over the air updates.    The innovation is remarkable  Founder and CEO Dr. Aadeel Akhtar..says it can be covered by Medicare…which is a big deal..

“They have historically not been covered by insurance companies.  Usually only about ten percent of them went through, whether you were in the military or had a workplace accident.  And by getting it covered under Medicare, we’ve expanded that access to about 75 percent of patients can now afford an advanced bionic hand in the U.S.”

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