Wheelchair Standard

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Wheelchair Standard

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  • Chromed Steel Frame with Double Cross Bars.
  • Detachable Armrest, Detachable Footrest.
  • Solid Castor, Pneumatic Rear Wheel With Spokes.
  • Patient Controlled Brakes.

If you’re looking for a standard wheelchair with a strong and durable frame, take a look at our standard wheelchairs. Most of the seating guide mechanisms have been built with a low resistant Nylon 6/6 GF 15% or above for the latest in economical seating.

Our wheelchairs come with many different add on features, including options and accessories that cater to your needs. Most standard chairs are made with a steel frame. Standard manual wheelchairs are the most frequently used wheelchairs in today’s market. Standard wheelchairs weigh over 35 lbs. without the front riggings, they have a seat width and depth between 16 and 20 inches, and have fixed or detachable armrests.

  • If you’re looking for a standard wheelchair with a strong and durable frame, take a look at our standard wheelchairs. Most of the seating guide mechanisms have been built with a low resistant Nylon 6/6 GF 15% or above for the latest in economical seating.
  • Our wheelchairs come with many different add on features, including options and accessoriesthat cater to your needs. Most standard chairs are made with a steel frame. Standard manual wheelchairs are the most frequently used wheelchairs in today’s market. Standard wheelchairs weigh over 35 lbs. without the front riggings, they have a seat width and depth between 16 and 20 inches, and have fixed or detachable armrests.
  • Choosing the right Standard Weight Wheelchair?
  • Choosing a standard wheelchair is best decided when the user who will be operating the chair measures their immediate needs, including lifestyle activities, the amount of time on a daily basis that the chair will be used, and the situation and criteria of their condition.
  • Different conditions can dictate the type of wheelchair you will need, depending on your needs and level of mobility. Full time wheelchair users may need a different type of wheelchair than part time users, depending on daily activities and lifestyle choices.
  • We have the best standard weight wheelchairs on the market. You can purchase lightweight folding wheelchairsfrom the leading wheelchair manufacturer in the country. We also provide ultra lightweight wheelchairs that are easy to fold and store. Light wheelchairs typically are made from aluminum but sometimes from steel or a combination of both metals, which amounts to their less than standard weight.

 

Manual Wheelchairs-Standard, Standard Hemi, and Standard Reclining

A standard manual wheelchair is defined as a manual wheelchair that:

Weighs more than 36 pounds.

Does not have features to appropriately accept specialized seating or positioning.

Has a weight capacity of 250 pounds or less.

Has a seat depth of between 15 and 19 inches.

Has a seat width of between 15 and 19 inches.

Has a seat height of 19 inches or greater.

Is fixed height only, fixed, swing away, or detachable armrest.

Is fixed, swing away, or detachable footrest.

A standard hemi (low seat) wheelchair is defined as a manual wheelchair that:

Has the same features as a standard manual wheelchair.

Has a seat to floor height of less than 19 inches.

A standard reclining wheelchair is defined as a manual wheelchair that:

Has the same features as a standard or standard hemi manual wheelchair.

Has the ability to allow the back of the wheelchair to move independently of the seat to provide a change in orientation by opening the seat-to-back angle and, in combination with leg rests, open the knee angle.

2.2.14.3.1 Prior Authorization

A standard manual wheelchair may be considered for prior authorization for short-term rental or purchase when all the following criteria are met:

The client has impaired mobility and is unable to ambulate more than 10 feet.

The client does not require specialty seating components.

The client is not expected to need powered mobility within the next 5-year period.

A standard hemi wheelchair may be considered for prior authorization for short-term rental or purchase when the client meets criteria for a standard manual wheelchair and the following criteria is met:

The client requires a low seat-to-floor height.

The client must use their feet to propel the wheelchair.

 

Some of the primary advantages many cite  include the following:

– Quickly folds down for easy transport without the need for disassembling the chair

– Has more adjustable features like swing-out leg rests

– Provides flexibility while traveling over rough or uneven terrain

– More comfortable for the user

– Easier to push manually

– Some models can actually be lighter than standard-framed wheelchairs

– Able to be stored in small spaces, such as hall closets and under beds

 

Standard Features:

Economy steel wheelchair

Chromed steel frame

8″ PVC castor, 24″ solid wheel

Fixed armrest and footrest

Packed in corrugated box

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