Presenters will discuss different needs post rehab and resources that are available to address them. Education will be provided on the positive influence of support groups and how the Spinal Network is building a nationwide network of support groups funded by micro-grants. Hollister will introduce the Secure Start Ambassadors who speak at Spinal Network meetings and how to become an Ambassador. Finally, education will be provided about Hollister’s customized intermittent catheter support service, Secure Start, which is available to all IC users, regardless of the type of product used or their source of insurance coverage. Education on different types of catheters that may be appropriate for use post-rehab will also be provided.
Presenters: Marc Buoniconti, President, The Buoniconti Fund to Cure Paralysis (Spinal Network founder) and Kelly Barry, Senior Marketing Manager, Hollister Incorporated.
Audience: Individuals having sustained a spinal cord injury or disorder (SCI/D) and their family care-givers, SCI/D rehab professionals