Pools are a great place to cool off during the hot summer months. Unfortunately, many pools are not accessible to those unable to safely navigate a set of stairs or a ladder. One simple way to make sure your pool is accessible to everyone is to install a pool lift! This helpful type of lift was designed to safely transfer people from a wheelchair into the pool. There are a wide variety of lifts designed specifically for poolside access, so the team at Med Mart is here to help you understand your options.
Online shopping has become the new norm for many, especially during the coronavirus pandemic. Many businesses’ doors remain closed, and even those that are open may pose a risk to elderly or immuno-compromised shoppers. Whether you’re a savvy online shopper or completely new to the idea, we want to share some details about our website that will let you confidently shop online for medical equipment.
Customers often ask us about selling mobility devices that have been replaced or are no longer needed. Questions such as “Where is the best place to sell my medical equipment,” “Can I get a tax write-off for donating my used equipment,” and “Can I trade in my old products for new ones?” are some of the most common among customer inquiries. We want to help you understand all of your options, so the Med Mart team is here to answer all of your questions about selling or responsibly disposing of your old medical equipment.
Have you seen our Top 25 Products? Take a look to see our customers' favorite products from their favorite brands, including Pride, Golden, Med-Mizer, ArjoHuntleigh, and more! If you are looking for a power wheelchair, adjustable bed, patient lift, or another mobility device, this is a great place to start your search. Every product in our Top 25 collection has either a 5 or 4.5 star rating from our customers, so you can be sure that these mobility solutions are top-quality. We’ve highlighted 5 of our favorite products below to show why they’ve made it to the Top 25!
These are the last words that many of us want to hear, but the reality is that you can feel better and get a head start on that New Years resolution if you make a few small changes to your holiday celebrations. There’s no need to cut out all of the fun - enjoy a cup of hot chocolate and a few cookies by the fire, by all means - but there are several ways to make sure you are taking care of yourself this holiday season.
Assuming that you’ve seen ads for pumpkin spice everything, you are well aware that Fall is officially here. Did you know, however, that the first week of Fall is also Falls Prevention Awareness Week? From September 23d to 29th, the National Council on Aging and organizations around the country educate and assist older adults to decrease their risk of falls. Read on to learn more about how you can prevent a fall without sacrificing your mobility.
Senior Citizens Day has been celebrated across the country since 1988, and globally since 1991. It became a national holiday with President Regan’s Proclamation 5847. In his speech, given on August 19th, 1988, he stated:
There is no better feeling than putting your feet up after a long day. A power lift chair is a wonderful addition to any home and will provide you with a perfect place to relax. Move from one position to another with just the simple push of a button on your handheld remote. Stand up from the chair without assistance using the powerful lift function of your recliner. A power recliner will let you rest comfortably and maintain your independence. Read on to learn about all of the lift chairs we offer!