The small population of people who require Complex Rehab wheelchairs have the highest level of disabilities and require custom configured wheelchairs.
The READI for Disasters Act will establish a National Commission on Disability Rights and Disasters to study the needs of individuals with disabilities.
We support an increase in the age of eligibility for ABLE account holders from the age of 26 to 46 and hope to have a legislative bill to fix this issue in the 116th Congress.
Complete healthcare and services are the foundation upon which persons with a disability can live productive and rewarding lives.
The Empower Care Act needs to be passed in order to be able to fund transitioning people from institutions to their homes.
Veterans deserve access to quality life insurance with affordable premiums. This legislation would provide updated mortality and annuity information for VA to modernize its Disabled Veterans Life Insurance Program.
Prescribed medical supplies such as urological and ostomy products should continue to be excluded from competitive bidding program under Medicare.
United Spinal supports the Disability Integration Act (S. 117/H.R. 555) which specifies in Federal Statute that people with disabilities have a federally protected right to a real choice in how and where they receive community services and supports.
As United Spinal’s President and CEO, Jim Weisman, has said, “Fourteen thousand barriers harming wheelchair users who just want to fly like everyone else, sends one loud and clear message, Congress has more work to do.”
Don't let them take away the wheelchair that works for you. Help ensure complex rehab technology is available to all people who need it!