Wheelchair Maintenance During COVID-19

COVID-19 has brought many complications to people around the country. In addition to worries about staying healthy, businesses have shut down, which can affect individuals who rely on the service or product that the business sells. While wheelchair manufacturers may continue to operate, local dealers may or may not be open, depending on the areaContinue reading “Wheelchair Maintenance During COVID-19”

When is it Time to Call Your Dealer?

You rely on your power wheelchair to provide you with independence throughout the day.  It takes care of you, but how do you take care of it?  It is important to stay on top of the maintenance of your power wheelchair to keep it running smoothly and ensure your independence.  Here are some things youContinue reading “When is it Time to Call Your Dealer?”

Understanding Electric Wheelchairs and Drive Wheels

Ever wondered about the drive wheels on a power chair? There’s front-wheel drive, rear-wheel drive and of course, mid-wheel drive! Each configuration has its own benefits. How do you know which type is right for you? We always recommend talking to your therapist and the ATP (Assistive Technology Professional) to determine which type of powerContinue reading “Understanding Electric Wheelchairs and Drive Wheels”

How to Clean Your Narrow Wheelchair

If you own a Quantum® Narrow Wheelchair, such as the Edge 3 Stretto™, you understand that it requires routine maintenance. Regular service checks ensure that your electric wheelchair continues to deliver consistent and high-quality performance. There are certain things that power wheelchair users can do at home, while other checks need to be completed byContinue reading “How to Clean Your Narrow Wheelchair”

Can My Electric Wheelchair Get Wet?

Your electric wheelchair is not meant to get wet. Still, we know that life happens sometimes. It may rain or snow unexpectedly. Maybe the only path where you can drive your electric wheelchair requires going through a puddle. Quantum® Power Chairs have surpassed testing standards for ingress of liquids, yet it is recommended to avoid prolongedContinue reading “Can My Electric Wheelchair Get Wet?”

Narrow Wheelchair Batteries and Medicare

Practicing proper charging habits helps prolong the life of your narrow wheelchair batteries, but there still comes a time when you have to replace them. When you are ready to replace and dispose of them, you may wonder if the batteries for your narrow electric wheelchair are covered by Medicare. Medicare Part B Coverage MedicareContinue reading “Narrow Wheelchair Batteries and Medicare”

Where to Buy Narrow Wheelchair Batteries

Even if you follow best charging practices for keeping your narrow wheelchair’s batteries in good shape and helping them last for a long time, there still comes a day where you have to replace them. Not only does Quantum Rehab® works with dealers across the country and around the world that sell batteries for narrowContinue reading “Where to Buy Narrow Wheelchair Batteries”

How to Get Your Narrow Wheelchair Serviced

Your Edge 3 Stretto™ is a sophisticated piece of equipment. Like any power mobility device, it requires routine maintenance checks, some of which require assistance from your Quantum Rehab dealer. Preventive maintenance is imperative. Getting your narrow power wheelchair serviced can help ensure that the power wheelchair gives you years of trouble-free operation. There areContinue reading “How to Get Your Narrow Wheelchair Serviced”

How to Get Your Child’s Wheelchair Serviced

Your child’s Edge 3 Stretto™ is a sophisticated power chair. Like any mobility product, it requires routine maintenance checks, some of which require assistance from your Quantum Rehab Provider. Preventive maintenance is very important. Getting your child’s power wheelchair serviced can help ensure that the power wheelchair gives him or her years of trouble-free operation.Continue reading “How to Get Your Child’s Wheelchair Serviced”

Where to Buy Pediatric Wheelchair Batteries

Your child’s pediatric wheelchair needs new batteries and you aren’t sure where to go. Fortunately, Quantum Rehab® works with dealers across the country and around the world that sell batteries for pediatric wheelchairs. Buying Pediatric Wheelchair Batteries Near You If you are in your hometown, the first thing we recommend is to contact your localContinue reading “Where to Buy Pediatric Wheelchair Batteries”