Role and Responsibilities of AAC Manufacturers' Consultants in the SGD Funding Process The purpose of this paper is to clarify the role of the manufacturers' representatives in the funding process. Input from 3 different manufacturers' representatives are provided, along with examples of actual scenarios. It outlines the type of support that manufacturers and their representatives can provide to speech-language pathologists and to ... Article
Article  |   September 01, 2015
Role and Responsibilities of AAC Manufacturers' Consultants in the SGD Funding Process
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  • Darlette Navrotski
    Prentke Romich Company, Wooster OH
  • Disclosure: Financial: Darlette Navrotski is a regional consultant at Prentke Romich Company.
    Disclosure: Financial: Darlette Navrotski is a regional consultant at Prentke Romich Company.×
  • Nonfinancial: Darlette Navrotski has no nonfinancial interests to disclose.
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Article   |   September 01, 2015
Role and Responsibilities of AAC Manufacturers' Consultants in the SGD Funding Process
SIG 12 Perspectives on Augmentative and Alternative Communication, September 2015, Vol. 24, 147-154. doi:10.1044/aac24.4.147
History: Received September 11, 2015 , Revised November 5, 2015 , Accepted November 5, 2015
SIG 12 Perspectives on Augmentative and Alternative Communication, September 2015, Vol. 24, 147-154. doi:10.1044/aac24.4.147
History: Received September 11, 2015; Revised November 5, 2015; Accepted November 5, 2015

The purpose of this paper is to clarify the role of the manufacturers' representatives in the funding process. Input from 3 different manufacturers' representatives are provided, along with examples of actual scenarios. It outlines the type of support that manufacturers and their representatives can provide to speech-language pathologists and to the funding process as a whole.

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