Personalized Rides for People with Bariatric and Motorized Wheelchairs
According to the CDC, Adults with disabilities in Illinois experience health disparities and are more likely to experience obesity. Bariatric transportation is a specialized ride service that caters to the needs of passengers that utilize heavy-duty or extra-wide wheelchairs or mobility scooters that need to get to various destinations. This can include, but is not limited to, non-emergency medical transportation (NEMT), airport rides, leisure or entertainment, and more.
Bariatric Transportation for Passengers with Wide Wheelchairs & Scooters
Bariatric wheelchairs are made for those who have a unique set of needs, and they are typically heavier and wider than standard wheelchairs. That’s the reason that those in bariatric wheelchairs need special transportation that can accommodate them and make them feel at ease in every ride.