Category: Mobility

Mobility

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Standing Equipment Abandonment: How to Reduce It

A few key indicators can help therapists read between the lines to know which standing patients and clients may be at risk of neglecting or abandoning their standing equipment. Get the tips in this short video.

Power Wheelchairs

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LUCI Gains Kudos from TIME and Popular Science Mags

LUCI, a hardware and software platform that uses stereo vision, infrared, ultrasonic, and radar to enable power wheelchairs to "see" their environment, was recently named one of Time Magazine’s best inventions of 2020, as well as one of the greatest innovations of 2020 in the Popular Science Best of What’s New 2020 list.

Home & Daily Living

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Home Health Care Growth is ‘Small and Inadequate,’ Per Study

Recent growth in the number of healthcare workers providing home care for Medicare patients is “small and inadequate” compared with the increasing demand in an aging America. To keep up with demand, Medicare likely will need to reconsider how it compensates them, a study in Health Affairs suggests.

Standing Systems

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Straight Up Success

Mary Miles, PT, DPT, ATP, explains how to build a standing program that connects the dots between evaluation, equipment, and family buy-in, in this feature for the January/February 2021 issue of Rehab Management.