More connectivity and durability, with a set-up that takes just minutes

 

The PushTracker E2 makes using your SmartDrive easier than ever and was developed with connectivity and durability in mind.  It’s been rigorously tested and proven to be consistently reliable and durable.  No Wi-Fi or phone required to get started with the SmartDrive MX2+ and PushTracker apps pre-installed. With gesture-activated controls you can start your SmartDrive with a simple tap of your hand—no pushing or reaching necessary.

  • Ready out of the box

    Get your SmartDrive rolling in minutes with preinstalled apps, no Wi-Fi or phone required.

  • 8x stronger Bluetooth connection

    The PushTracker E2 has an 8x more reliable Bluetooth connection and the hardware is designed to meet your daily demands.

  • Large touch screen

    Large touch screen makes it easy to use and see.

  • Settings at your fingertips

    Customize your mobility by quickly changing all your performance settings.

  • Performance & maintenance notifications

    Personal record notifications, as well as SmartDrive and wheelchair maintenance reminders right on your wrist!

  • Stay up-to-date

    Stay up-to-date! Use your PushTracker E2 to perform wireless updates to make sure your devices have all the latest options and functionalities.

Education & Evidence

Seamless power assist experience

Pushing a manual wheelchair can put stress on shoulders and lead to serious issues in the future. SmartDrive offers a range of controls and activity-tracking technology to deliver a seamless power assist experience that may reduce repetitive stress.

Paired with the PushTracker E2 and SwitchControl, SmartDrive offers added flexibility, convenience and control options to empower your active lifestyle.

Learn about how to design your own SmartDrive experience

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Common Funding Questions about Power Wheelchairs

This is the 10th blog in our series about power wheelchairs. Check out the 1st blog,2nd blog,3rd blog,4th blog,5th blog,6th blog,7th blog, 8th blog, and 9th blog. Check out ourPower Wheelchair Guidefor more information about power mobility.

Today our focus turns towards funding questions about power wheelchairs. The funding landscape can be tricky to navigate, and at Permobil we get a lot of questions regarding funding. Below are five frequently asked questions and answers about power wheelchair funding.

What if I’m being told my client doesn’t qualify for a power wheelchair?
Work with the ATP at the equipment supplier to find out the why behind this statement. If you feel your client medically and functionally requires the use of a power wheelchair, there are several things to keep in mind:
In order to qualify for a Group 3 power wheelchair under Medicare, the individual’s mobility limitation must be due to one of the following:

Neurologic condition
Myopathy
Congenital skeletal deformity (CMS, 2017)

If your client doesn’t have one of these conditions, they may still qualify for POV, Group 1 or Group 2 PWC.

Methods of Pressure Redistribution: Offloading/Partial Offloading

We've talked about methods of pressure redistribution in the past. Today we're taking a closer look at offloading / partial offloading and the benefits and considerations associated with this style of pressure redistribution.
Offloading / Partial Offloading
The principle of taking pressure off of a small surface area and loading it onto a greater surface area that can withstand more pressure and prevent unwanted skin breakdown.

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