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Extending Accessibility with Portable Wheelchair Ramps

Lightweight yet sturdy, transportable wheelchair ramps are a convenient solution to many accessibility challenges.
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Reasons Why You Should Consider a Bariatric Power Wheelchair

Here are some guidelines caregivers can use to assess a parent's need for a bariatric power wheelchair.
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Is a Bariatric Electric Wheelchair Right for Your Parent?

Bariatric power chairs are designed to improve mobility for a very specific class of individuals. Is your mom or dad one of them?
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5 Truths About Medicare, Healthcare Reform and Power Chair Rentals

Medicare still pays for power chairs, but healthcare reform has changed a few things.
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How to Talk to the Doctor About Limited Mobility

How to talk with a senior care doctor about limited mobility and Medicare motorized wheelchairs.
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Medicare Wheelchair Benefit: Power or Manual

Clarification on the clinical criteria Medicare uses to determine approval for either a power wheelchair or a manual chair.
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15 Helpful Power Wheelchair Home Modifications

Here are some simple ways to create a more wheelchair accessible home.
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Home Safety for the Elderly: Keeping Loved Ones Safe and Independent

If given the choice, a majority of seniors would opt to live safely in their own homes as they age. Here are some tips to help make that happen.
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12 Tips for Preventing Elderly Falls

Hoveround believes most falls can be avoided by making specific changes in the home, and if needed, by making use of power mobility.