The Thyroid Pillow is designed for individuals undergoing surgical procedures which may require hyperextension of the neck.

Pillow may be adjusted to match the individual’s shape. Assists with holding the individual’s neck in place.

This product features:

  • Secure positioning. Holds neck securely in place during procedures.
  • One size pillow accommodates most individuals.
  • Ease of Use. Inflates and deflates easily.
  • This air-filled pillow eliminates disposal problems associated with foam.
  • Easy to clean and disinfect between use.
  • Durable construction. Made of non-permeable, latex-free, non-static and fluid and flame-resistant neoprene (not made with natural rubber latex) .
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Group 5 Power Wheelchairs

Part 19 in our seriesA to Z Considerations for Seating & Wheeled Mobility: A Quick Reference Clarifying Confusion Around CRT. SeePart 1,Part 2,Part 3,Part 4,Part 5,Part 6,Part 7,Part 8,Part 9,Part 10,Part 11,Part 12,Part 13,Part 14,Part 15,Part 16,Part 17, and Part 18.

While we have covered all options for adults when it comes to power wheelchair bases, there is one last topic to address. They are Group 5 power wheelchairs, which are simply pediatric power bases

Group 4 Power Wheelchairs

Part 18 in our seriesA to Z Considerations for Seating & Wheeled Mobility: A Quick Reference Clarifying Confusion Around CRT. SeePart 1,Part 2,Part 3,Part 4,Part 5,Part 6,Part 7,Part 8,Part 9,Part 10,Part 11,Part 12,Part 13,Part 14,Part 15, Part 16, and Part 17.

While Medicare does not recognize/pay for wheelchairs in the Group 4 category, it is important to at least briefly discuss this grouping as some private insurances, as well as the VA, will occasionally fund these bases. Also, some clients choose to pay the difference—out of pocket or through fundraising—to upgrade to this grouping of chair as it really is what best meets their needs.

Climbing the Insurance Ladder: Group 3 Power Wheelchairs

Part 17 in our seriesA to Z Considerations for Seating & Wheeled Mobility: A Quick Reference Clarifying Confusion Around CRT. SeePart 1,Part 2,Part 3,Part 4,Part 5,Part 6,Part 7,Part 8,Part 9,Part 10,Part 11,Part 12,Part 13,Part 14,Part 15, and Part 16.

Last week, we wrapped up our discussion of a general look at Group 2 power wheelchairs and who may qualify for this type of power mobility device. This week, we continue to “climb” the ladder to the next rung: Group 3 power wheelchairs.

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ROHO® Thyroid Pillow

Contact our Customer Support Department:
800-851-3449
orders.roho@permobil.com

Specifications
Medicare code N/A
Construction flame-resistant, black neoprene (not made with natural rubber latex)
Includes Thyroid pillow, instructions, repair kit
Height 5.5 in. / 14 cm.
Width 15 in. / 38 cm.
Depth 8.5 in. / 21.5 cm.
SKU THYROID
Warranty 24 Month Limited Warranty

*Decisions about how to code a product in the U.S. are the responsibility of the provider/supplier. Since U.S. Medicare coding is subject to change, the provider should always confirm the HCPCS code and coverage criteria aspart of the client assessment process. For coverage criteria in other countries, consult your local ROHO distributor.

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