If you’re thinking about buying a hospital bed through Medicare, it’s important to realize that Medicare has guidelines that you must meet in order for a hospital bed to be deemed medically necessary. Under Medicare, a hospital bed is covered if the beneficiary meets one of the following criteria, and if the beneficiary requires […]

Mobility vehicles tend to fall into two major categories: Scooters and power wheelchairs. But which option is right for you? Let’s take a look at some of the features of scooters and power wheelchairs, and when each might be the best option. Typical Features of Scooters Mobility scooters are typically used outdoors, though some are […]

Lift chairs are great ways to relax, but they can also provide physical benefits such as pain relief and even improved circulation. However, you need to buy a lift chair that is right for your needs. When buying a lift chair, bring along this list of six essential questions to ask. 6 Questions You MUST […]

  If you’re planning a trip or a vacation, your mobility scooter is an essential piece of equipment that you’ll need. But if you’re flying, what should you do with your scooter? Here are the details about taking your scooter on a plane. The Truth About Taking Your Mobility Scooter On a Plane So can […]

There are any number of circumstances that may mean you need to buy a hospital bed. But a hospital bed is a big purchase, and if you don’t ask the right questions, you might end up with a hospital bed that isn’t quite right for your needs. That’s why Med Mart has come up with […]

Are you or a loved one in need of an oxygen concentrator? Many people rely on these machines, and buying an oxygen concentrator means that you’ll no longer need to order oxygen tank refills. You’ll have the convenience of using oxygen available to you right at home, but concentrators can be pricey to purchase. Let’s […]

The Hercules Patient Repositioner is a new product which is transforming the world of caregiving. Suitable for both professional and home use, this versatile system can transform patient repositioning. Here’s what you need to know. How the Hercules Patient Repositioner Works This system features a specialized sheet which attaches to a drive at the head […]

When you need to make your home wheelchair accessible, you’ll have two main options: ramps or vertical lifts. Unsure of which is right for you? Let’s take a look at them both and why you might choose one option over the other. The Basics of Ramps Wheelchair ramps are a tried and true method of […]

  Injuries in caregivers are a major issue, and every time a patient needs to be lifted or transferred, such injuries are possible. The New York State Zero Lift Task Force was created in 2005 to make environments safer for both patients and caregivers. If you’re not yet familiar with the Task Force, here’s what […]

The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was established to ensure that disabled Americans could access public places, like hotels and schools, without difficulty. The ADA released 2010 accessibility requirements for public swimming pools, wading pools, and spas to make more public facilities handicap accessible. If you have a public pool, you will need to make […]