Recent news and events

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Funding Independence

August 20, 2021 – Blog

Funding Independence The Village It Takes   Disabilities are expensive. The world we live in is not as accessible as it should be. When an individual with a disability navigates this world, they often have to pay for the ability to navigate it. The added expenses pile up quickly and include higher medical costs, personal care services, and assistive devices. People with disabilities often have to spend more on transportation or modified housing. And they…

iBOT® Goes Virtual: March Events

April 22, 2021 – Blog

March was a busy month for Mobius Mobility.  We recently participated in three events related to serving people with disabilities.  The Spina Bifida Association’s annual advocacy day – 2021 Virtual Teal on the Hill Conference, the 2021 Annual Ataxia Conference, and the Abilities Expo/Abilities Virtual Experience.  Here’s a little synopsis of what each event was about.   Spina Bifida Association’s annual advocacy day – 2021 Virtual Teal on the Hill Conference (March 1-5, 2021) Key initiatives…

Delivering Mobility through Tele-conferencing

March 16, 2021 – Blog

In the current climate where direct contact is often limited, obtaining an evaluation for an iBOT® Personal Mobility Device (iBOT®PMD) is possible via tele-conferencing. What is tele-conferencing? RESNA defines tele-conferencing as: a delivery model for providing services at a distance using telecommunication technology. At Mobius Mobility we use a HIPAA-compliant video conference platform (such as Microsoft Teams or GoToMeeting) to participate in your seating assessments. By participating remotely, or tele-conferencing, we expedite the process of…

How to Purchase an iBOT® Personal Mobility Device

February 12, 2021 – Blog

Are you ready to Reach. Climb. Go? You might be wondering what the process looks like for delivering your new iBOT® Personal Mobility Device (PMD).  The process is similar to any other mobility device: Step 1:  Get a prescription from your physician. If the physician has any questions, and with the client’s permission, we can conduct a phone or teleconference call with the physician to explain our process and discuss the need for a prescription.…

Traveling by Air with the iBOT® PMD

November 17, 2020 – Blog

Who couldn’t use a vacation right now?!  I know I want one. If your next getaway involves traveling by air, there are some things you should know before booking as some restrictions have changed.  Today, we are going to focus on travelling on a plane with your iBOT® PMD. Wheelchairs must be stowed in the cargo bay. The doors for cargo bays vary by aircraft, but the height of a cargo bay door could be…

The Genesis of the iBOT® Personal Mobility Device as told by inventor, Dean Kamen

October 20, 2020 – Blog

Late one evening, I left work at my DEKA office in Manchester, NH and headed to the Mall to pick up a few parts at RadioShack for a prototype I was working on at the time.  It was dark and drizzling as I pulled into the [flat] parking lot.  As I stepped out of my car and started walking towards the Mall entrance, I immediately noticed a man in a wheelchair trying to find a…

A Very Special Visitor!

July 21, 2020 – Blog

Lisa Ramsey has been part of the Fort Worth, TX Police Department for 34 years. 17 years ago, she was injured in the line of duty which resulted in her being paralyzed from the waist down. Lisa’s iBOT® Personal Mobility Device was funded by Independence Corps Foundation, and her travel to New Hampshire for training was funded by the Freedom Mobility Foundation. Mobius Mobility is honored to work with various non-profit organizations to provide advanced…

Let's talk Balance Mode!

May 28, 2020 – Blog

So, you are interested in an iBOT® PMD…the question we ask…is the iBOT® PMD the right mobility device for you? BALANCE MODE: Are you eager to be at eye level with family and friends instead of always having to look up to make eye contact?  Tired of waiting for a low height table at a restaurant when a high top one is available?  With Balance Mode you no longer need to wait.  You can cruise…