Bariatric Power Wheelchair folds for easy transport
ActiveCare Medical Wildcat 450 bariatric power wheelchair is based on the design of company’s Wildcat folding power wheelchair. It folds to a 13-inch width and has a 450 lb. user weight capacity. The wheelchair has received the K0824 HCPCS code by Medicare. The Wildcat 450’s features include a lightweight steel frame, Adjustable height, flip-up armrests, programmable dynamic controller with common connectors and an adjustable length controller mount that can be affixed to either the left or right armrest.
Drive Medical Design and Manufacturing
Bariatric Safety Rollers feature spring action brakes
Four-wheeled Bariatric Safety Rollers
Four-wheeled Bariatric Safety Rollers are available in a 500 lb. and a 1000 lb. weight capacity model. They are height and width adjustable with front swivel wheels and feature a spring action braking system. The height adjustable forearm platform accessory features multiple adjustments including rotation and extension. The angle adjustable vertical handgrips supinate and pronate. Additional accessories include a seat, basket, oxygen tank holder, variable resistance tabs, swivel wheel locking brackets, IV pole and extended uprights for additional height.
Institute for Healthcare Advancement (IHA)
Book Offers Nutritional Advice
What to Do For Heavy Kids
The Institute for Healthcare Advancement’s “What to Do For Heavy Kids” is a self-help book designed to educate readers about childhood obesity. The 200-page book has a 5th grade reading level with oversized print and generous line spacing that makes it easier to read. The book has actionoriented “What-to-do” sentences and simple illustrations. The book’s topics include nutritional guidance, food shopping, lifestyle issues, feelings, self-esteem and diabetes.
The Wenzelite Re/hab Supplies Division of Drive Medical
Safety Roller Ideal for Indoor and Outdoor Use
Adult Safety Roller
Wenzelite Re/hab’s fourwheeled Adult Safety Roller is height and width adjustable, and is available in adult, bariatric and pediatric sizes. The device features a spring action braking system and rubber front swivel wheels, which are designed for indoor and outdoor use. Optional accessories include a seat, a basket, an oxygen tank holder, an IV pole and extended uprights for additional height. The oxygen tank holder accommodates up to an E-Cylinder.
Heavy-Duty Power Chair is Stable
TDX SI HD Power Wheelchair
Invacare’s TDX SI HD Power Wheelchair features SureStep Stability Assist, a top speed of 5 mph and 22NF batteries. The unit’s center-wheel drive and narrow footprint provide enhanced indoor maneuverability, and the brightly painted frame and integrated rear suspension offer a simple design. The heavy-duty chair has a 450-pound weight capacity.
Tilt-in-Space Wheelchair Features Adjustable Arm Styles
Invacare’s Solara 3G tilt-in-space wheelchair is available in a heavy-duty package with a 400-pound weight capacity. The updated chair features redesigned contracture footplate and platform systems, a flush-drop seat pan and seat widths up to 24 in. The unit provides a recline angle of 0 to 75 degrees, -5- to 50-degrees tilt-inspace and T-arms, two-point fixed height and two-point adjustable height arms styles.