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Share this video! Jenny takes on D.C.

Tuesday, October 5, 2010

NRRTS sent out a bulletin to its members this week that includes a video of Jenny Siegle's trip to Washington, D.C., as part of CELA. Siegle, a consumer advocate, is shown at her job as an associate producer at Altitude Sports in Colorado and on Capitol Hill in D.C.

Updates: Separate benefit, first-month purchase option

Tuesday, September 28, 2010

Don Clayback e-mailed NCART members late on Friday to let them know that a steering committee working on a separate benefit for complex rehab plans to publish a new "proposal paper" on Sept. 30. It also plans to hold two teleconferences to discuss the paper on Oct. 4 at 3 p.m.

NRRTS hosts Medicaid Webinar


TRINIDAD, Colo. - NRRTS is offering a Webinar to its registrants that's focused on how to provide wheelchairs to Medicaid recipients in Illinois.

CELA 2011 preview


NRRTS has already put the wheels in motion for next year's Continuing Education and Legislative Advocacy Conference (CELA): It has a new co-sponsor and a date.

This is a good problem to have


There's a detail that I failed to report in my coverage of CELA in the June issue: 60 of the 166 rehab industry and clinical professionals that participated in the event were there representing ATG Rehab.

Rehab industry on cusp of 'paradigm shift'

Wednesday, April 28, 2010

With 54 consumers scheduled to accompany complex rehab providers on Capitol Hill Thursday as part of the Continuing Education and Legislative Advocacy Conference (CELA), the industry has finally turned a corner, stakeholders say.

Report from the Abilities Expo in LA

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

The Abilities Expo was in LA over the weekend, and Ann Eubank, the executive director of the Users First Alliance, just provided this report to NRRTS's members through the group's listserv:

Is a competition brewing between NRRTS and RESNA?

Friday, March 12, 2010

As part of efforts to create a separate benefit, industry stakeholders are trying to determine what qualifications providers should meet to be able to provide complex rehab equipment and services.

NRRTS adds advocate


NRRTS appoints Andrew Davis consumer relations/advocacy intern.