Frustrated About Trying to Get Your Broken Wheelchair Fixed? You Are Not Alone.

May 19, 2016   Healthcare

New Mobility Magazine | Source

If you are lucky enough to live in New York City you can call these guys, the Wheelchair Medics, and enjoy timely repairs done right.

If you are lucky enough to live in New York City you can call these guys, the Wheelchair Medics, and enjoy timely repairs done right.

It is frustrating having to deal with a broken wheelchair — and much of that frustration comes from trying to find someone to fix it both quickly and correctly.

That frustration boiled over last week when an article by Gina Schuh, “Voices of the Community: My Wheelchair is My Legs, When it Breaks it IS an Emergency!” went viral. In less than a week, her detailed look at the year-plus wait she has endured to get a new wheelchair has racked up thousands of shares and likes across social media with its frank take on the all-too-familiar hassle many wheelchair users face.

Read the full article at New Mobility.