Medical Equipment Specialties

Medical Equipment Specialties Medical Equipment Specialties in Phoenix, AZ We offer the highest level of medical equipment services in the Phoenix, Arizona area. Whether you need a lift chair, a scooter or new batteries, our team of professionals will happily assist you.

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04/19/2018

Home medical equipment is used by patients whose care is managed at home, often by someone not trained in a medical field. Rehabilitation at home provides better outcomes, keeps costs down, and enables the most freedom possible.

04/17/2018

A ramp that is to be used to allow a wheelchair user to move him- or herself in or out of a building is known as a "threshold ramp." These ramps come in different widths and are designed for regular doorways, raised landings, and sliding glass doors.

04/12/2018

While custom orthotics typically require more of an investment than off-the-shelf inserts do, they are also made from higher-quality materials than other inserts and can provide longer-term symptom relief.

04/10/2018

Just because you can’t stand up to take a shower doesn’t mean you can’t have a nice, long, relaxing shower. Shower chairs make it easy for your to sit in a shower, and are made out of durable, rust-proof materials like aluminum or PVC.

04/05/2018

Many charitable organizations accept used home medical equipment. For a small fee, the American Medical Resources Foundation will collect, test, repair, and ship your used medical equipment.

04/03/2018

With the increasing number of wheelchair users the revenue coming in from the industry has of coursed increased. With an estimated 2 million new users per year, between the years 2009 to 2014 revenue in the industry has increased by 2.5%.

03/29/2018

Renting a wheelchair may be more convenient if you have an injury and will be incapacitated for only a short period. Most medical equipment companies rent by day, weekend, week, or month and offer multiple different types and brands.

03/27/2018

Hospital beds are a very convenient invention, and that’s why it’s very important to keep them up to date and repaired regularly. Believe it or not, there are actually specialists out there who can repair hospital beds along with any other medical equipment.

03/22/2018

It is important to maintain the tub and bath area if someone has a probability of slipping and falling. Soap scum and mildew can increase the chance of falling as well. Try ridding the bathroom of clutter as well to prevent a risk of tripping.

03/20/2018

Did you know that some electric wheelchairs can be adjusted depending of needs of the user. Also, there are some chairs that have tilting seats that can help the user when standing up.

03/15/2018

Taking care of a loved one who needs home health care can be both time-consuming and difficult. That’s why it makes sense to rely on a medical supply expert for the equipment you should have at home.

03/13/2018

"(Home use) devices once were designed only to keep you alive. Now they're designed to keep you as independent as possible," said Mary Brady, MSN, RN, a senior policy analyst at FDA's Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH).

03/08/2018

There are all kinds of different types of home medical equipment available for purchase or to rent. Some of the most popular items include wheelchairs, hospital beds and walkers or walking aids.

03/06/2018

In 1874, an early version of the adjustable bed was patented by Andrew Wuest & son, a mattress company in Cincinnati, OH. The mattress contained a rigid, hinged frame that allowed the head and shoulders to be raised.

03/01/2018

There are many types of wheelchairs available, and each is designated for a specific use. Check with your nurse or physician to see which one he or she recommends, whether it be a reclining wheelchair, standard wheelchair, lightweight wheelchair, or transport wheelchair.

02/27/2018

Many people don’t realize that adjustable medical beds and air mattresses can be acquired without a prescription. They’re preferred by those who want the durability, reliability and variable adjustments medical grade beds offer.

02/22/2018

Rollator walkers feature four wheels, a seat, and hand brakes. While these walkers allow for easily maneuverability on the front swivel wheels and a convenient seat and hand basket, they also require a certain degree of hand strength to operate properly.

02/20/2018

One of the most useful items you can find at a home health care provider is an adjustable hospital bed, the most common of which is a bariatric bed. These beds are extremely stable and can accommodate as much as 600 pounds.

02/15/2018

For patients’ whose mobility and strength are very limited, often a bath lift or hoist is recommended. A bath lift is designed to lift the body from underneath. In contrast, a bath hoist pulls the patient up from above.

02/13/2018

We should feel proud, the United States is actually one of the top five countries to be the most wheelchair friendly. United States is right in the ranks with other countries like Canada, New Zealand, the United Kingdom and Australia.

02/08/2018

According to a 2010 study, the US Census Bureau states that roughly 30.6 million individuals aged 15 years and older had limitations associated with ambulatory activities of the lower body. This includes difficulty walking, climbing stairs, or using a wheelchair, cane, crutches, or walker.

02/06/2018

While you can prop someone up with pillows in a standard bed, these usually don’t offer a lot of support, and can be unstable. The adjustable head of a hospital bed makes it easy for someone to sit up with support they can count on.

02/01/2018

Unfortunately, even a minor slip in the kitchen can make it difficult for you to carry out basic daily tasks like showering. Adding a bath bench to your shower could allow you to continue showering without assistance while you recover from your fall.

01/30/2018

Walker trays are a very affordable accessory that you can easy install on your walker. These trays provide a flat surface for carrying items or eating on directly and often come with built in cup holders as well.

01/25/2018

If you are in a wheelchair for an extended period, one necessity is a seat cushion, since this can provide proper posture support, pressure equalization, and sufficient blood flow.

01/23/2018

AARP conducted research that shows nearly 90 percent of seniors prefer to remain in their own homes while aging. Advances in home medical equipment make it possible for seniors to live as independently as possible.

01/18/2018

The specific needs of the user should determine which type of homecare bed will work best. Patients who use wheelchairs may want a lower bed that helps with transfers, while bariatric patients should choose a bed with the correct level of support.

01/16/2018

When a person first finds themselves needing a wheelchair, there are a number of simple tasks that are now difficult, but transfer aids can help. For example, a transfer bench makes it safer and easier to get from your wheelchair into a chair for the bath.

01/11/2018

Air cleaners are an important piece of equipment when environmental air quality must be monitored and controlled. Portable models are available, allowing greater versatility and the ability to keep air clean, fresh, and deodorized in any room in the house.

01/11/2018

Air cleaners are an important piece of equipment when environmental air quality must be monitored and controlled. Portable models are available, allowing greater versatility and the ability to keep air clean, fresh, and deodorized in any room in the house.

01/09/2018

In 1771 and 1772, Swedish pharmacist Karl Scheele conducted experiments combining mercuric oxide and potassium nitrate, which produced oxygen. By the time he published the results in 1777, Joseph Priestley had already discovered another method for making oxygen.

01/09/2018

In 1771 and 1772, Swedish pharmacist Karl Scheele conducted experiments combining mercuric oxide and potassium nitrate, which produced oxygen. By the time he published the results in 1777, Joseph Priestley had already discovered another method for making oxygen.

01/04/2018

One of the main decisions to make when you purchase an electric wheelchair is the tires, which come in pneumatic or solid options. Air-filled tires are lighter weight but require regular maintenance, whereas solid tires require less maintenance but are more of a hassle when you transport your chair.

01/04/2018

One of the main decisions to make when you purchase an electric wheelchair is the tires, which come in pneumatic or solid options. Air-filled tires are lighter weight but require regular maintenance, whereas solid tires require less maintenance but are more of a hassle when you transport your chair.

01/02/2018

Home care can involve a lot of different items, including wheelchairs and medical equipment. Hospital beds are on wheels, which makes it easy to move them to make space for these items in a room, unlike standard beds with heavy frames.

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70 S Val Vista Dr # A3610
Gilbert, AZ
85296

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Saturday 00:00 - 23:59
Sunday 00:00 - 23:59

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