The world of complex rehabilitation technology is ever changing, so it's important to take the time to increase your knowledge. To help you increase your knowledge in 2016 I pulled together a few resources that I find valuable including professional organizations, publications, conferences, and events. As you map out your plans for 2016, I encourage you to invest time in expanding your knowledge by tapping into a few of the resources.
Posted to on 1/15/2016 2:54:15 PM | 2 comments
Serving as the primary author of the Education in Motion Blog (EIMB) has become one of my most treasured responsibilities. From EIMB's inception almost two years ago, the primary goal is to provide clinicians, rehabilitation technology suppliers, end users, caregivers, and other interested individuals with information and resources designed to improve people's lives. Our posts have been read and shared by people all over the world. At Sunrise Medical, we are truly humbled by the positive feedback we have received from our readers.
Posted to on 12/23/2015 8:32:26 AM | 1 comments
In this day of constantly evolving technology and funding challenges, working with a knowledgeable team of professionals to obtain the most appropriate seating system and wheelchair is vital. When looking to build a top-notch roster of professionals it is important to note that each member of the team (end user, caregivers, physical therapist, occupational therapist, supplier, physician, etc.) plays a critical role in not only the evaluation process, but also the delivery and maintenance of the wheelchair.
Posted to on 12/15/2015 3:45:00 PM | 1 comments
Did you know there are a number of backrest options that are specifically designed to enhance a user’s efficiency, health, and overall experience while utilizing an ultra lightweight manual wheelchair? Let’s take a few moments and review three of the options you can find as a part of the Sunrise Medical product lines.
Posted to on 11/30/2015 5:45:00 AM | 2 comments
The month of November is filled with reminders to give thanks. However, it is easy to get caught up in the daily madness of our own lives and lose sight on the importance of simply saying “thank you.” As you prepare to spend time with your loved ones over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, here are a few simple ways to give thanks to both people close to you and complete strangers.
Posted to on 11/25/2015 9:45:00 AM | 0 comments
Disclaimer: The contents of this blog are intended to be utilized as a general resource for clinicians and suppliers to then use clinical reasoning skills to determine optimal seating and mobility solutions for individual clients. Steve and Angie are unable to answer questions from members of the general public including caregivers and end users. Members of the general public should direct specific questions to their own clinicians, medical, suppliers, or other health care professionals.