Wheelchair and Seating Clinic


The Wheelchair and Seating Clinic is a partnership between Providence Rehabilitationwheelchair
Services and The Children’s Hospital at Providence to provide a centralized location for the evaluation and recommendation of wheelchairs and other specialized assistive technologies for children and adults with physical disabilities.
 
By performing comprehensive evaluations and offering a wide variety of equipment options we help match each individual’s functional needs with equipment, which will help them reach their fullest potential and highest level of independence.
 
Services include:
  • Physical therapy, functional mobility, and seating/positioning evaluation
  • Trials with various equipment options
  • Equipment recommendations with medical justification and prescription
  • Collaboration with primary physician and vendor to insure appropriateness of equipment
  • Follow-up services 
Referrals are welcome from patients, family members, physicians, therapists, and vendors. All major insurance carriers accepted, including Medicare and Medicaid.
 
For more information
To learn more about the Providence Wheelchair and Seating Clinic, please call (907) 212-2948. To find general information and specific health topics, visit our online health library