Our New Normal: Facing Medical Care After Coronavirus

Doctor visits have changed, in our post-coronavirus world. What challenges do patients and healthcare workers face as far as medical care is concerned in our new normal? Even as you make your appointment, you may notice some changes in procedure. You may be asked to wear a face covering for your appointment. Also, you will likely answer coronavirus-related questions before

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GF Health Products, Inc. is Proud to Introduce Cup Holder

Atlanta, Georgia, July 15, 2020: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE GF Health Products, Inc. (“Graham-Field”) is proud to introduce the convenient, user-friendly, snap-on cup holder, designed to provide easy access to a bottle or cup while using a mobility device. Standard Features As shown above, cup holder easily snaps and adjusts onto wheelchairs, transport wheelchairs, canes, walkers and rollators with tubing diameter

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National Eye Injury Prevention Month: Taking Care of Your Eyes as You Stay Home

An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure – Ben Franklin July is National Eye Injury Prevention Month Many of us are spending more time at home these days — did you know that nearly half of all eye injuries occur in the home?¹ In an article on American Academy of Ophthalmology’s (AAO) website, Kierstan Boyd brings out

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June is National Safety Month — Saving Lives and Preventing Injuries from the Workplace to Anyplace

Safety in our post-Coronavirus world — our new normal will be different for sure. But, with a little patience, planning, and persistence, we can all make this work and keep everyone as safe and healthy as possible. June is National Safety Month. What are the challenges to our safety and health we face as we go back to working together?

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GF Health Products, Inc. Expands “Made in USA” Strategic Initiative with Acquisition of Bariatric Patient Care Equipment Manufacturer, Gendron, Inc.

June 15, 2020 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Atlanta, GA – GF Health Products, Inc. (“Graham-Field”) announced today that it has acquired substantially all of the assets of Gendron, Inc. (“Gendron”). Gendron is one of the USA’s leading designers and manufacturers of mobile patient management, specializing in bariatric beds, mobility, seating, transfer and transport for long term care, home care, rehabilitation and

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Memorializing the Veterans who Made the Ultimate Sacrifice for their Country

We have all spent a lot of time sheltering in place in our homes in the last few months. This weekend, we think about those that didn’t get to come home. The men and women of the armed forces who gave their lives for their country. We here at Graham-Field join you in honoring them and reflecting on what their

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May 6-12: National Nurses Week — Following In The Footsteps of The Lady With The Lamp

Every Nurse Ought To Wash Her Hands Very Frequently – Florence Nightingale During the Crimean war, Florence Nightingale led a team of nurses to a British base hospital. Shocked by the poor condition of the hospital, and by the care the patients were receiving, Ms. Nightingale set about righting the wrong, having the hospital cleaned from top to bottom. She

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April is National Occupational Therapy Month — Honoring Occupational Therapists During COVID-19

“Occupational Therapy. Hopeless into hope. Can’t into can. Impossible into possible.” Valerie Pena As in every part of life right now, Occupational Therapists must rise to the challenge of doing the jobs they love amid the coronavirus pandemic. What is occupational therapy? What are the special challenges Occupational Therapists face in the current COVID-19 environment? According to The American Occupational

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Homecare Dealers: Protecting Stay-at-Home Seniors

As our seniors shelter in place during the coronavirus pandemic, the homecare dealer has some challenges to face as they strive to protect the stay-at-home senior during this difficult time. To protect their older clients, homecare dealers will need to make sure they are protecting themselves as well as their employees, especially staff members that deliver equipment to the stay-at-home

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March 8-14 marks National Pulmonary Rehabilitation Week.

PULMONARY REHABILITATION – HELPING BODY AND MIND TO COPE WITH LUNG DISEASE Breathing is the greatest pleasure in life. – Giovanni Papini. Lung diseases (such as COPD and asthma) affect both body and mind of sufferers. Pulmonary Rehab (PR) addresses these needs as nurses, doctors, and other medical professionals help lung disease sufferers cope with their health issues. We celebrate the importance of

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