United Spinal Association presents a free webinar, “How to Get the Right Wheelchair That Works for You,” on Thursday, March 31, from 3 pm to 4 pm EST.

During the webinar, attendees will receive an update on the status of important wheelchair legislation and policies that affect people living with spinal cord injury and disease.

Attendees will also learn the types of questions to ask to ensure they receive the right wheelchair, seating and positioning criteria, tips on self-advocacy, and how to obtain assistance both inside and outside the federal government, according to a media release from United Spinal Association.

Presenters include: Alexandra Bennewith, MPA, Vice President, Government Relations, United Spinal Association; Erin Michael, PT, DPT, ATP/SMS, Manager, Patient Advocacy and Special Programs, Seating and Mobility Specialist, International Center for Spinal Cord Injury , Kennedy Krieger Institute; Tangita Adams Daramola, Competitive Acquisition Ombudsman, Medicare Ombudsman Group, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS); and Jennifer Wolff, OT Advocacy Alliance Manager, United Spinal Association.

For more information and to register, visit United Spinal Association.

[Source(s): United Spinal Association, PR Newswire]