Do you use a customized wheelchair? Currently customized wheelchairs are not identified as Complex Rehab Technology by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services for reimbursement purposes.
Apply for a scholarship to tell Congress your story. The submission deadline is December 15th, 2011!
CELA 2012 provides an opportunity for consumer advocates, manufacturers, rehab professionals, and suppliers to meet with Members of Congress. The goal is better access to and reimbursement for Complex Rehab Technology products.
Successful applicants will travel to Washington, DC, meet with Members of Congress on Capitol Hill (and their staff), and participate in CELA 2012 conference sessions. The event takes place from April 17-20, 2012.
Learn more (and apply) at this CELA 2012 Web page (opens in a new window)