Mobility users looking for lift equipment that will better match their homes now have five new colors of inclined platform lifts available from Lewisbury, Pa-headquartered Butler Mobility Products.
A 1-day seminar is being offered to help raise awareness about specialty products available to help people who are challenged with gait, balance, vision, hearing, and a variety of other deficits.
A quadruple amputee and his family are moving into a specially constructed "smart home" that is designed to meet the veterans needs. A ceremony Wednesday welcomed the family and their friends into their new home.
Goal: Therapists can help clients increase independence by making the home smarter.
Rehabmart.com markets ADA-compliant teak shower benches that feature drop-down legs, 18-gauge heavy-duty steel construction, and are designed to be mold and mildew resistant.
A touchscreen-based environmental control system intended to provide customization to meet the needs of each individual user is available through Boundless Assistive Technology.
The Helen Hayes Hospital Center for Rehabilitation Technology has announced a new workshop series titled “Making Your Home e-Smarter.”
Client-specific recommendations in home modification streamline the team effort to transition wheelchair users home. A Rehab Management exclusive by Kennedy Krieger Institute therapist Kaitlin W. MacDonald, MOT, OTR/L
Potential for independence grows as environmental control technologies extend the grip of disabled patients over their surroundings
Carex Health Brands reports that it has added two new bathroom mats to its bathroom safety product line.
The Minor Home Modification (MHM) Program from Placer Independent Resource Services (PIRS) is designed to make homes safer, more accessible, and more affordable for individuals living with disabilities to remain in their homes.
Helen Hayes Hospital recently announced the unveiling of its Smart Apartment, an interactive model apartment featuring hi-tech equipment engineered to assist individuals with disabilities in leading independent lives in their homes.
A well-planned transition after serious injury empowers both patients and families to achieve independence in the home.
Adaptive equipment and programs that evaluate driver safety help older drivers remain mobile and independent.
MOEN reports that in response to the upcoming January National Bath Safety Month, it will be promoting a wide range of bath safety products, designed to offer users a blend of style and function.
Supporting productive aging and independence through gerontechnology and home modifications for aging in place.
A new bill introduced in the House of Representatives designed to implement market-based pricing for home medical equipment and services such as wheelchairs, oxygen therapy, and other durable medical equipment and services, has recently been endorsed