Ultralightweights


Ultralight Wheelchairs: Titanium vs. Aluminum

Ultralight Wheelchairs: Titanium vs. Aluminum

Are We Asking the Right Questions When Evaluating Ultralightweight Manual Chairs?

Frame weight is a popular talking point when it comes to ultralightweight wheelchair discussions...but should it be the priority in the decision-making process?

Ultralightweight manual wheelchairs

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Justify It! K0005 Manual Chairs

Ultralights Can Maximize Consumers' Independence, but First, ATPs and Clinicians Have to Make Their Case

Clinically, K0005 wheelchairs can offer clients a wealth of benefits, from improved propulsion efficiency to less wear on upper extremities over a lifetime of use. But how do you get payors to agree? Here's how to turn your observations, measurements and data into a claim that gets paid!

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Justify 'em: K0005s for Kids

Communicating with funding sources about ultralight chair documentation.

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Powerful Prerogatives

Permobil & TiLite Sign Canadian Deal

New agreement will see Permobil representing TiLite in Canada.

TiLite's New Web Site: Connecting with Consumers & Clinicians

Features include chair comparisons and consumer testimonials.



Ultralight Update: The Demise of K0009

Wheelchairs & Funding

Ultralight Update: The Demise of K0009

With the Manual Chair Miscellaneous Code Eliminated This Month, Industry Experts Worry About Access

From the elimination of the K0009 HCPCS code to ongoing funding challenges, the ultralightweight wheelchair niche is in evolution. What does that mean for consumers and the next generation of manual wheelchair technology?

When Will Ultralightweight Chairs Be Recoded?

Wheelchairs & Funding

Funding Watch: When Will Ultralightweight Chairs Be Recoded?

Vibrations

Seating & Positioning

Got Bad Vibes?

Everyday Jolts Can Wreak Havoc on Wheelchair Users' Quality of Life. How They Add Up & What Can Be Done

spinal cord injury

Spinal Cord Injury

SCI C5/C6: Power or Manual?

Figuring Out the Best Answers for Clients, Their Lifestyles, and Their Successful Futures

When clients have spinal cord injuries in the C5/C6 range, is power or manual mobility a better fit for their functional abilities and lifestyles?

ATP Involvement Needed for K0005s Starting in March

New Medicare Learning Network article defines ultralightweight chairs as complex rehab technology.

SCI Roundup: Ultralights & Propulsion

Propulsion Resources

SCI Roundup: Ultralights & Propulsion

Putting the Push in Propulsion

Mobility Management Podcast