To get insurance coverage for Pediatric Folding Custom Ultralight Manual Wheelchairs (K0005), your insurance provider must determine you have a "medical necessity" for the equipment. This means you must have a condition that requires the equipment to prevent, diagnose, or treat and illness or injury; such as, you are unable to accomplish daily living activities in a safe and timely manner in your home without the aid of a Custom Ultralight Manual Wheelchair. Individual must be suffering from paraplegia, higher-level quadriplegia, hemiplegia, multiple sclerosis, brain injury or those with developmental disorders such as cerebral palsy, spina bifida and muscular dystrophy can maximize their independence with the use of a K0005 mobility base.
Pediatric folding ultra lightweight wheelchairs are ideal if your child has changing needs or your family needs a highly portable option for storing in tight spaces or transporting in your vehicle. Designed specifically for kids, they are simple to use, reliable, and include built-in adjustments to keep up with your child as they grow!