Slim wheelchair hire with reduced dimensions. It has the particularity of being built to take up little space in width and is necessary in the case of particularly narrow spaces, such as the doors of old elevators. Handy and light model, this wheelchair is equipped with self-propelled wheels ideal for all those patients who can push themselves independently without the help of third parties. It is supplied together with its footrests and on request it is possible to replace them with elevating and adjustable footrests, necessary in those cases in which plaster or brace is worn on the legs. It is equipped with a double brake, folding frame so that it can be easily transported in the car and stored in the house without taking up much space. Furthermore, the elevating armrests allow the patient to get on and off even in cases of reduced mobility.
FAQ - FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT SLIM WHEELCHAIR RENTAL
To rent the wheelchair of the correct size, it will be sufficient to communicate the height and weight of the patient when ordering. We have wheelchairs with seats of different sizes, ranging between 35 and 60cm.
This type of wheelchair is designed to be used with manageability and simplicity even in small spaces, without being forced to make the patient come down every time, measuring a maximum overall width of about 55 cm.
All our wheelchairs can be closed by a simple movement of the seat, so you can easily be loaded in the car and stored at home without taking up space.
Being equipped with elevated armrests, it is possible to bring the patient down from the wheelchair by lifting the two side armrests and sliding it sideways on the seat. This feature is very important because it also allows patients with reduced mobility to use our wheelchairs.
All our wheelchairs can be used indiscriminately for indoor or outdoor environments. In the case of indoor environments, however, the advice we give you is to consider the presence of very narrow rooms, very small doors or lifts and communicate them to our operator, in order to deliver the aid of the right size.
A wheelchair equipped with simple footrests is supplied as standard. On request, however, they can be replaced with leg lift supports, necessary in those cases where the patient needs to keep one of the legs (or both) extended. The accessory has no extra costs.