Disabled, elderly, patients, and kids – a medical shower chair is a piece of useful medical equipment for everyone. Most of the time, the medical shower chair also serves as a category with two types of products, namely, shower chair with back and shower chair without back, i.e., a stool.
Sehaaonline, as part of spreading awareness on medical shower chairs, brings this FAQs section. We’ll try to answer most of the questions.
#1. What is the purpose of a shower chair?
A shower chair helps people with reduced balance; physical strength or mobility challenges to shower safely and without assistance while sitting comfortably. A shower chair has a seat, backrest, and arms, and is usually adjustable in height.
#2. Can anyone use a shower chair?
Yes. Anyone can use it, but a bath shower chair would mean the most to the elderly or people with disabilities or injuries. If you have any physical challenge that makes it difficult for you to sit or stand comfortably in the bathroom, you can buy a bath shower chair stool to overcome the problem.
#3. Is a shower chair covered under health insurance?
Shower chairs are Durable Medical Equipment (DME), and depending on the specific mobility or balance issues you have been diagnosed with, these chairs may or may not be covered by your Medicare insurance.
#4. How to buy a shower chair in the UAE?
You can buy a shower chair in UAE from Sehaaonline. It’s a dedicated eCommerce site for medical equipment run by Neoshine Healthcare Pvt. Ltd. Shower chairs are delivered at the doorstep by their dedicated vehicles.
#5. How long does it take to get the home delivery of the bath shower chair in Dubai?
In the next 24 hours if ordered from Dubai and in 24-48 hours if ordered from Abu Dhabi, Ajman, Sharjah, Al Ain, Ras Al Khaimah. Friendly Return Policy: We have a 7-day return and refund policy. To be eligible for a return, your item must be unused and in the same condition that you received it. It must also be in the original packaging. Some products are excluded, which means returns are not accepted.
#6. How to buy the best shower chair?
Here are some selection criteria to help you with the bath safety equipment.
1. Health condition
Mobility and support are needed. If a patient needs the least support, going with a stool is fine. For moderate support, buy a chair with a backrest. For persons who need advanced support, a transfer bench (extended version of chair) is the most ideal bath safety equipment.
2. Weight capacity
Keep in mind the weight capacity of the person who is going to use the medical shower chair. Buying a sturdy and durable table should be a priority. If you are buying a bath chair in Dubai, you can Sehaaonline’s filter to find a chair or stool in the right weight range (0-120; 120-160;160-200, etc.).
3. Bathroom environment
Check the dimension of the bath safety equipment and make sure there is enough room in the bathroom after the placement of the chair. if other members also use a bathroom, then go with a portable chair that can be removed easily from the space after bathing or use.
4. Choose a standard or specialty model
You can have choices between standard and specialty chairs. Specialty chairs have more features like adjustable height, sliding bottom and back, and so on. An adjustable shower chair improves safety and comfort.
#7. Is it easy to maintain hygiene with a shower chair?
Shower chairs are made from lightweight and durable plastic, aluminum, or other material that are water-resistant. Replace your bath safety equipment if the plastic or aluminum develops any crack as the accumulation of water inside the hollow frame can lead to fungal growth.
#8. Can I find bath safety equipment that can be used as a commode too?
Yes. Sehaaonline helps you buy shower commode chair that can serve both the purpose.
#9. What are the top shower chair brands in the UAE?
Direct Care, Drive Devilbiss, Drive Medical, Etac, Rehamo, Shower Buddy, and Xufeng are some of the top manufacturers of bath safety equipment. Buy shower stool in Dubai along with other bath safety products at Sehaaonline.com.
#10. Does a shower chair help with recovery?
The sense of independence helps patients, the disabled and other users gain a morale boost, which is important for recovery and maintain good health as well. People often hesitate in taking assistance with a bath and toilet like a personal thing. Order shower chair stool in Dubai online and let your loved ones or patients enjoy the freedom.
#11. Is a shower chair a prescription health equipment?
The shower chair must also be prescribed by your physician. ... If you are in a hospital or a skilled nursing facility, you will have access to a shower chair if you need one.
#12. How much does a shower seat cost?
Shower benches will typically cost you between $90 to $300, depending on the material and design. Always buy sturdy and reliable bath safety equipment. Browse Sehaaonline’s inventory now to find the right shower chair stool in Dubai in your budget.
#13. What are some of the best shower chairs in the UAE?
1. RenamoShowerie-WB Shower Chair Stool (AED160.00)
2. Drive Medical DuoMotion 24 XL Shower Commode (AED3,570.00)
3. Drive Aston Commode Mobile Shower Chair (AED 3,097.50)
4. ShowerBuddy Roll-in light (AED2,415.00)
#14. How long does it take to get home delivery of bath safety equipment in the UAE?
Your medical shower chair is delivered within 24 hours if ordered from Dubai and in 24-48 hours if ordered from Abu Dhabi, Ajman, Sharjah, Al Ain, Ras Al Khaimah.
#15. Can I return or exchange my medical shower chair or stool?
It depends upon the return, exchange, or refund policy of the resellers. Sehaaonine has a 7-day return and refund policy. To be eligible for a return, your item must be unused and in the same condition that you received it. It must also be in the original packaging. Hope you got answers to your queries on the medical shower chair? Comment your questions if any. We’ll be happy to answer it.