Ambulance Service and NEMT: What’s the Difference?

When you think of medical transportation, the first thing that pops into your head may be the “ambulance.” Plenty of people who may not be familiar with non-emergency medical transportation, often equating it to ambulance transportation. Although they both serve the same core purpose of transportation patients, there are big differences between the two.

Gaining Independence by Utilizing Wheelchair Accessible Transportation Services

Access to Reliable & Safe Transportation Can Make All The Difference Wheelchair users may oftentimes feel a limited sense of freedom because of their condition, facing many challenges as they go about their everyday activities. Overcoming adversities to complete tasks or activities independently may impact morale positively, even more so when accessibility resources are provided […]

Chicago & SE Wisconsin Corporate Transportation Solutions

Chicago & SE Wisconsin Corporate Transportation Solutions With BriteLift Rides are Now Easier for Patients in Chicago and Southeast Wisconsin Patients in Chicago and Southeast Wisconsin need reliable transportation to fulfill their health needs. With safety and health being a major issue now more than ever, medical establishments are signing up for a BriteLift corporate account to […]

Wheelchair-Accessible Places for All Ages in Chicago

Chicago Safety Measures and Accessibility With the current health crisis, several aspects of normal life have been affected. While there are many restrictions in place to keep our community safe, there is still plenty you can do to get out and have a little fun. Social distancing and increased sanitation efforts have been adapted by […]

Traveling Around Chicago During the Holidays for Wheelchair Users

Accessibility Guide for the Cooler Seasons The holidays are fast approaching. While Chicago is a mostly mobility aid-friendly city, wheelchair users may still find it difficult to get around the windy city without a reliable ride service. With that said, it’s essential for people using wheelchairs, and their families, to prepare for the holidays, arranging transportation ahead of time. Be Sure […]

Wheelchair User Community Resources: O’Hare and Midway Airport Pickup & Dropoff

A Guide to Getting Around Chicago’s Busiest Airports for Wheelchair Users Getting to/from Midway and O’Hare airports can become a problem when wheelchair users don’t have accessible transportation and available assistance from aides or family members. What challenges might they experience, and what resources can help make the journey a lot smoother? Accessibility at Midway […]

Four Best Wheelchair Accessories for Wheelchair Users

Wheelchair Accessories for a More Comfortable Experience After years of working closely with patients and individuals utilizing mobility aids, we’ve learned that life in a wheelchair can be challenging, having to rely on others for certain tasks and setting back one’s independence. Here’s where we take a look at the different add-ons for enhancing one’s […]

Why Chicago Medical Establishments Trust BriteLift Wheelchair-Accessible Transportation

Patients, Their Families, and Medical Offices Trust BriteLift for Transport Needs BriteLift is Chicagoland’s local wheelchair-friendly transportation provider, trusted by medical establishments and case managers throughout Chicagoland (now expanding to South-East Wisconsin). We take pride in providing a valuable resource to our wheelchair and medical community by providing quality transportation services, with features like easy booking & tracking online along […]