Graham-Field is Proud to Introduce the Improved Traveler® L3 Plus

Atlanta, Georgia, May 31, 2019: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Everest & Jennings® Traveler L3 Plus, shown above, is a dependable member of the E&J Traveler Line, long-respected for performance and durability. The Traveler L3 Plus frame weighs less than 36 pounds without front rigging, making it the ideal K3 wheelchair for short term, long term, and rental use. New Features

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GF Health Products, Inc. is Proud to Introduce the Everest & Jennings® Advantage® LX

Atlanta, Georgia, April 18, 2019: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE GF Health Products, Inc. (“Graham-Field”) is proud to introduce the Advantage LX, shown above. Designed as a low-maintenance wheelchair, it offers many convenient features. Features Include: • Available in 16″, 18″, and 20″ seat widths • Silver vein hammertone finish and carbon steel frame provide strength and durability • Available with black

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Arab Health Exhibition and Congress: January 29 – February 1, 2018

GF Health Products, Inc. (“Graham-Field”) is pleased to showcase its Hausted® Patient Transportation Systems, Lumex® Healthcare Seating, and Everest & Jennings® Wheelchairs at Arab Health 2018. Sandra Parker, Graham-Field’s Vice President of Medical-Surgical, will be there to answer your questions. January 29 – February 1, 2018 Hall 16 US Pavilion, Stand D10-8 Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre, UAE Arab Health

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Happy New Year! First Resolution … Let’s Exercise!

When we make new year resolutions, we are seeking happiness, health, well-being, and new beginnings. First come the Holidays, followed by the end of December, then the beginning of January, and … here we go again, trying to set a goal for regular exercise, always the first resolution for a healthier beginning. Establishing the routine and finding the discipline to stick to it have always been the

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Aging Solo: A Growing Retirement Trend with Opportunities for Support

As the silver tsunami of Baby Boomers hits retirement age, more and more of them are aging in place without a significant other or children to assist with their needs or care. The Washington Post reports, “Indeed, 25 million men and women — a whopping one-third of all 75 million baby boomers turning 52 to 70 this year — are doing

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8 Steps to Wrangling In Wheelchair Theft

Theft happens! It cannot be completely avoided; unfortunately, it WILL occur. Theft is a fact of life for healthcare institutions, from gloves … to ultrasound machines … to wheelchairs. It’s almost like the wild, wild west out there when it comes to inventory control. Hospitals must manage wheelchair and mobility device theft more often with protocol than technology. Use some of the

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Vinyl or Nylon: Choosing the Best Upholstery for Your Wheelchair

You’ve finally decided which wheelchair you want, but what about the upholstery? Should that even be a concern? Customers often debate between vinyl & nylon in choosing their wheelchair upholstery. Which is better? The answer is, “it depends!” Since comfort — or the lack of it — will be a significant factor in an individual’s overall experience with a wheelchair, take time to choose the right wheelchair with the appropriate upholstery for

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When to Get Mobility Assistance: A Transport Wheelchair for Your Loved One

It’s been worrying you for a while, watching your loved one who has trouble walking alongside or keeping up with friends and family. Are you wondering if they are at risk for falling, or how long they can live independently as their mobility decreases? If your loved one is slowing down as the result of an ailment or another health problem, it

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Graham-Field Introduces the Bariatric Transport Chair with 400-Pound Weight Capacity

Atlanta, Georgia, May 25, 2016: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE GF Health Products, Inc. (“Graham-Field”) is proud to introduce the Everest & Jennings Bariatric Transport Chair. This affordable patient transfer device with increased weight capacity and width offers the user greater strength, comfort, and durability. The Bariatric Transport Chair features 400-pound weight capacity, 24″ seat width x 18″ seat depth, and is

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The Baby Boomer Impact on Hospital Wheelchair Transportation

By 2050, more than 20% of the world’s population will be at least 60 years of age, according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Physical activity levels tend to decline with age; only one third of 70-79-year-olds meet basic WHO guidelines for physical activity. Trends show the baby boomer generation will continue to have increasing health issues, age-related disabilities, diabetes, obesity, hypercholesterolemia

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