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Everything we do is inspired by our customers, and in turn we’re proud to share our latest creations with you. Check this page for our new products, new innovations and other insight into what we’re doing to improve lives. The information in the blog is for educational purposes only and is not intended to be medical, billing, or legal advice.

Drive wheel configuration: Rear wheel drive

Welcome to the world of power wheelchair bases, where you have three options to choose from: front-wheel drive (FWD), mid-wheel drive (MWD), and...

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Treat my wheelchair like you would treat me!

“We can probably patch it up with some duct tape”, the baggage handler told me as I stared at the sideways bent armrest, supporting the control box used...

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Process to obtain new mobility equipment: fitting, delivery, maintenance, repairs, & follow up

In blog one, two, and three of this series we discussed the process to obtain complex rehab technology (CRT) by reviewing the importance of preparing for...

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Top 5 Blog Posts of 2023

As we near the end of the year, Permobil is looking back on the top five blog post from 2023. Here are the most popular blog posts published in 2023.

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Drive wheel configuration: Mid wheel drive

In the world of power wheelchair bases, there are three main types of drive wheel configurations to choose from: front-wheel drive (FWD), mid-wheel drive...

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Process to obtain new mobility equipment: funding

In blog one and two of this series reviewing the process to obtain complex rehab technology (CRT) we reviewed the importance of preparing foryour...

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Process to obtain new mobility equipment: Your team

Obtaining new equipment, as discussed in our last blog “A little preparation goes a long way,” is a multi-step process. This week we are looking at the...

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Drive wheel configuration: Front wheel drive

Three main types of drive wheel configurations are available for power wheelchair bases: front-wheel drive (FWD), mid-wheel drive (MWD) and rear-wheel...

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Process to obtain new mobility equipment: A little preparation goes a long way

Obtaining a new wheelchair and/or seating system is a multiple-step process. As you embark on the journey to obtain new equipment, it is important to lay...

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Clinicians' tips for back to school in a wheelchair

As the school year is starting, some parents and children are preparing for the challenges of navigating school in a wheelchair. In a recent episode of ...

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