2016 March

Month: March 2016

Stairlift Rentals in Southern California

PMC  March 31, 2016    pmc  Jeff Conner

If you have significant mobility challenges and getting up and down stairs is difficult, buying and installing a permanent stair lift in your home can allow you to navigate between floors safely and efficiently. However, there are times when buying a stair lift may not be the best solution for you or a loved one.…

What Type of Power Mobility Device (PMD) is the Right Piece of Equipment?

PMC  March 1, 2016    pmc  Jeff Conner

Power Mobility Devices (PMDs) help mobility-challenged individuals conserve energy because they require less physical effort to operate than walking or propelling a manual wheelchair. When choosing the best type of PMD, many factors need to be considered, including a person’s:

  • Medical condition
  • Physical status
  • Functional abilities
  • Performance of daily activities
  • Home and work environment
  • Transportation options

Two of the most common PMDs are motorized scooters and power wheelchairs.…