No Hero Left Untreated Act (HR 1162 / S 514, 115th Congress)
What it does
Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to carry out a pilot program to provide access to magnetic EEG/EKG-guided resonance therapy technology to veterans.
HR 1162 / S 514, the No Hero Left Untreated Act, directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to create a pilot program that will assess whether the VA can use Magnetic EEG/EKG-guided resonance therapy (MeRT) to treat larger populations of veterans suffering from conditions including post-traumatic stress disorder, traumatic brain injury, military sexual trauma, chronic pain, and opiate addiction.
- Require the pilot program to begin no later than 90 days after enactment of the Act;
- Allow the pilot program to be carried out at no more than two VA locations, rather than five;
- Limit the number of participants to 50 veterans; and
- Pay for this pilot program by re-appropriating funds from elsewhere.