As our senior loved ones age, they may encounter mobility issues due to a variety of medical conditions, such as osteoporosis or arthritis. Fortunately, problems with mobility can be addressed through a variety of assistive devices and mobility products. These range from a simple cane or walker to a scooter.
The first step to helping your senior loved one with mobility issues is to investigate the wide variety of devices available. A quick internet search or phone call to a medical supply company can provide this information.
Once you have determined the type of mobility product needed, a medical supply company can walk you through the options that will best fit your senior loved one. They often deliver the product, if necessary.
Medicare will usually cover approximately 80% of the cost for a mobility device with a doctor’s approval. Be sure to check with your doctor’s office and Medicare before…
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