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Pride Mobility, 11-year-old work together on donation


PLYMOUTH, Pa. – Pride Mobility has donated a Jazzy Air 2 Power Wheelchair to Ann-Marie Kelly

Warranties: Why are we taking it on the chin?


As I am dealing with the 10th warranty issue for power chairs this month, I feel the need to express something that has bothered me for years. I should also add that we are a one location, small company with big dreams, so 10 warranty issues in one month is a lot.

Quantum Rehab’s iLevel hits 10K users


EXETER, Pa. – Quantum Rehab now has more than 10,000 iLevel users, the company announced Aug. 25.

Quantum taps into consumer


EXETER, Pa. – Quantum Rehab’s Q-Logic 3 drive control system, launched in January, is a big play by the company to incorporate more mainstream consumer electronics into its power wheelchair systems.

WHILL targets Medicare market with new product


SAN FRANCISCO – WHILL has received FDA clearance for its Model M, paving the way for doctors to prescribe the power wheelchair as a medical device. WHILL already offers its Model A for cash sale.

Provider makes day at beach possible


ORMOND BEACH, Fla. – While beach-ready wheelchairs have been around for decades, Greg McNair, owner of Beach Mobility Rentals, says he’s putting a new spin on them.

Goodwill adds service component


EWING, N.J. – Goodwill Home Medical, which has been selling power wheelchairs for two years, now services them. 

Goodwill Home Medical provides a basic check of the wires, battery life and tire treads. 

In brief: Shutdown ends, industry stands up


WASHINGTON – Lawmakers narrowly avoided a default last week when they reached an agreement on funding the Federal government through Jan. 15, 2014.

Prepay review shows substantial error rate


BALTIMORE – National Government Services, the Jurisdiction B DME MAC, is conducting a widespread prepay review of power wheelchairs without power seating options.

Extra revenue stream is a joy

Self-taught repairman launches joystick service

GREENSBORO, N.C. – A power wheelchair might have a brand new battery, perfect seating and positioning system, and rugged tires, but without a functioning joystick, it isn’t going anywhere.