Joe Conkey

VP of Quality Assurance

Joe Conkey is the VP of Quality Assurance for Beta Bionics. Joe started at Beta Bionics in January 2017. He has over 23 years of experience in the medical device industry with 20 years as a Quality professional, holding various positions within Design Quality, Supplier Quality, Manufacturing Quality and Quality Systems.

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What Are The Requirements To Apply For A Medical Card In New York?


You must submit a signed Physician Certification with your NY Department of Health application – and that is where we come in! We will provide the Physician Certification and then you can apply to get your card.




What Are The Qualifying Conditions To Get A Medical Card in New York


A patient is required to have one of the following severe, debilitating or life-threatening medical conditions to qualify for the program: • PTSD & Terminal Illnesses • HIV or AIDS • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) • Parkinson's disease • Multiple Sclerosis • Cancer • Spinal Cord Injury with Spacticity • Epilepsy • Huntington's Disease • Neuropathy • Inflammatory Bowel Disease • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder • Chronic Pain • Any condition for which an opioid could be prescribed In addition, a qualified patient must have at one of the following complicating conditions: • Severe or chronic pain • Seizures • Cachexia or wasting syndrome • Severe or persistent muscle spasms • PTSD • Severe nausea •Opioid use disorder




What If I Don't Have a Diagnosis On The List?


Book an appointment with the information you have an let's figure it out together. Many more people qualify than believe they do and with a free initial consultation, there's no risk to you in trying. Simply book an appointment or give us a call.




How Much Does the Process Cost?


1) Physician Appointment Fee – due at the time of the online video chat with the physician. If you qualify for a medical card we charge $149. If you don't qualify you don't pay anything. 2) New York Department of Health Application Fee – Free.