August 12, 2015

Sit to Stand Lifts

Once a patient who requires standing support experiences the ease and convenience of a stand up lift or sit to stand lift, they'll wonder how they got along without one. A standing lift or stand assist lift becomes an invaluable part of their daily li...

August 11, 2015

 

10 Easy Ways to Make Your Wheelchair More Comfortable

The human body wasn't meant to sit in a wheelchair all day, which must explain why it took so long for the wheelchair to finally get comfortable. Thank God for the 21th century and the invention of rubber, plastic,...

August 11, 2015

 

 

How to Be Non-weightbearing After Surgery

So you’re considering foot or ankle surgery, and your orthopaedic foot and ankle specialist has said you’ll need to be non-weightbearing for a period of weeks after your procedure. What does non-weightbearing mean, and what op...

August 3, 2015

 

Many years ago Medicare realized that many Medicare patients and many Medicare suppliers were ripping off the Medicare program.  To off set this Medicare increased the complexity of the documentation required from the physician to receive all mobility products.  Have...

July 30, 2015

The Family Health Guide

 

The snorts, whistles, gasps, and groans you make while sleeping may do more than rob you and your bed partner of a good night’s sleep. They may steal years of your life, too. That’s the message from two large studies that looked at the influence...

July 26, 2013

Link for Mobility Repairs

 

 

WASHINGTON, D.C.

For years, William Welch, 58, was a truck driver, a free spirit traveling along the roads. But now Welch spends his days in a Brunswick, Md. apartment, barely able to move from a chair to the refrigerator because his Medicare-...

March 11, 2013

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ALLEN KENNEDY: Medicare's looming changes to home health care to hurt many

The Medicare program as we know it today is in the midst of many changes. For some individuals, the word Medicare brings to mind government assistance and provisions...

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