Be an advocate!
Protecting access to Complex Rehabilitation Technology (CRT) is crucial to our industry and also to those who use our products.VARILITE is proud to support organizations and events that promote advocacy.
There has never been a better time to be an advocate- right now house bill H.R. 942/ S. 948 needs your support to be passed. Titled Ensuring Access to Quality Complex Rehabilitation Technology Act of 2013, this bill would establish a seperate benefit category for CRT and improve access to associated products and services. To read a simplified version of the bill visit access2crt.org
Getting involved is as easy as 1-2-3!
1. Sign the petition to protect access to CRT
2. Write your Congressperson
3. Attend an event such as Roll on Capitol Hill or NRRTS National CRT Leadership Conference.
NCART: An association of suppliers and manufacturers of CRT products and services that are used by individuals with significant disabilities and medical conditions. Their mission centers around working to ensure that federal, state and private coverage and reimbursement policies allow for these individuals to have appropriate access to these products and services.
Clinician's Task Force: The nation's most experienced and respected seating and mobility clinicians working to improve Medicare coverage guidelines for mobility devices.