Education

Access Medical embraces the complexity of the wheelchair industry. As a company, we pride ourselves in continual education, both from an equipment assessment and provision standpoint to understanding legislative actions that result in additional benefits for people with disabilities.

Additionally, as changes and growth continue to come forth in the complex rehab world, we recognize these as opportunities for us to make the most of such changes to benefit the many people we serve.

As the field of rehab technology continues to advance and improve, Access Medical is committed to bringing you the very best. We take pride in our clinical approach as we educate our staff and patients on the variety of methods designed to maximize the health and well-being of people with disabilities through assistive technology.


 

RESNA, the Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology Society of North America, is the premier professional organization dedicated to promoting the health and well-being of people with disabilities through increasing access to technology solutions. RESNA advances the field by offering certification, continuing education, and professional development; developing assistive technology standards; promoting research and public policy; and sponsoring forums for the exchange of information and ideas to meet the needs of this industry’s multidisciplinary constituency. Learn more>>

Access Medical fully supports and complies with all standards set forth by RESNA. Below are several documents, studies, and research papers written and published by RESNA that provide valuable education relating to complex rehab mobility. We encourage everyone who is associated with this industry to become familiar with this information.

RESNA Position Papers & Guides

Application of Tilt, Recline and Elevating Legrests
Application of Power Wheelchairs for Pediatric Users
Application of Seat-Elevating Devices
Application of Wheelchair Standing Devices
Application of Ultralight Manual Wheelchairs
Development & Approval of RESNA Position Papers on Clinical Practice
Position on Wheelchairs Used as Seats in Motor Vehicles
Wheelchair Service Provision Guide

Other

Guide for People with Spinal Cord Injury