A power wheelchair makes it possible to get out and about and tend to everything on your daily to-do list. Your occupational therapist and wheelchair supplier have helped you select your chair and made sure that you have the skills needed to use it.
Buying a wheelchair can be a confusing and tricky process, especially if you are shopping for your first one. Even though you’ll have a physician’s prescription, which will take into consideration factors such as your age and weight and the way you plan to use your equipment, you will have multiple options.
If you’ve used a wheelchair for a while, you know that regular maintenance is essential. You may troubleshoot your chair yourself between service inspections, or you may rely entirely on your service technician. However you ensure that your wheelchair is in top shape, the cushion is sometimes a part that gets overlooked.
Selecting the right wheelchair when you have a spinal-cord injury is important. Your wheelchair will serve as your primary means of transport, and your day-to-day comfort will depend on it. Unfortunately, the process of choosing a wheelchair can be overwhelming. There are so many options on the market today. How do you pick the best […]
A power chair is a wonderful piece of equipment for anyone needing mobility assistance. But like other sophisticated pieces of equipment, a power chair requires ongoing maintenance. This isn’t difficult. In fact, much wheelchair maintenance can be handled at home. Two of the biggest areas of concern are wiring and rechargeable batteries.