Will Medicare Pay for a Narrow Wheelchair?

Medicare Part B may cover a portion of the cost of durable medical equipment (DME), such as a narrow wheelchair, when it is deemed medically necessary for the wheelchair user. Complex rehab narrow wheelchairs, including the Edge 3 Stretto™ narrow wheelchair, are usually needed by people who have significant physical disabilities due to birth disorders, injuries,Continue reading “Will Medicare Pay for a Narrow Wheelchair?”

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”

How to Buy a Pediatric Wheelchair

Your child may qualify for a Quantum® Power Chair if he or she has been diagnosed with a medical condition that affects his or her mobility. In order to determine if a power mobility device is right for him or her, you need to follow these steps. Schedule a Face-to-Face Examination The first thing youContinue reading “How to Buy a Pediatric Wheelchair”

Funding for Narrow Wheelchair Ramps

Having access to transportation opens you to a world of possibilities. Maybe you aren’t living in an area with public transportation nor are in a situation where you can invest in a wheelchair accessible vehicle. There are options available to you. Do you know someone who can give you rides to appointments or take youContinue reading “Funding for Narrow Wheelchair Ramps”

Are My Child’s Wheelchair Batteries Covered by Medicare?

Even if you follow the best charging practices to prolong the life of your child’s wheelchair batteries, there may come 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 child’s electric wheelchair are covered by Medicare. Medicare PartContinue reading “Are My Child’s Wheelchair Batteries Covered by Medicare?”