Connect for Speech is a dedicated speech generating device that leverages the power and familiarity of the iPad and popular augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) apps to provide an extraordinary communication experience for the user. Connect for speech can be accessed via direct touch to the multi-touch display or with switch access. Built-in, wired, or wireless switch access is available on Connect for Speech.
2014 has been a critical year for how Medicare handles its coverage of SGDs, and the result has been significant impact on individuals with complex communication needs. Currently the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is taking comments on a National Coverage Determination (NCD) for SGDs and so the situation remains dynamic. Below is an explanation of the issues and the history that has led to this policy moment. CMS needs to hear from as many knowledgeable people as possible before December 6th about their experiences and the SGD functions that individuals need.
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