Wheel:Life Joins the Comfort Medical Family
It’s a great day at Wheel:Life because we are now part of the Comfort Medical family! With more than 26,000 followers on social media, we served more than 100,000 website visitors with lifestyle resources in 2015. To help us expand our community impact, we have become part of the Comfort Medical organization.
In addition to our active social community, Wheel:Life offers members a monthly digital publication and free advice books on fundraising, relationship advice and accessible travel destinations across the US, as well as special events with the Abilities Expo and SPORTS ‘N SPOKES magazine.
Now, thanks to our relationship with Comfort Medical, we’ll be able to serve even more people who use wheelchairs with free resources, helpful products and services.
Comfort Medical provides an extensive selection of name brand catheter and ostomy supplies to thousands of customers nationwide. Their attention to detail, unmatched customer service, and dedication to helping customers live a happier, healthier life are just a few of the many reasons Comfort is one of the fastest growing catheter and ostomy supply companies in the nation.
Wheel:Life’s Founder & Director Lisa Wells explains, “I created Wheel:Life nearly four years ago with the goal of improving social connections and lifestyle resources for people who use wheelchairs worldwide. We are thrilled to welcome our members to the Comfort Medical family, as the organization shares our values and commitment in providing ongoing support and educational resources to as many wheelchair users as possible.”
“We are excited to bring the resources and support of Wheel:Life to our customers, as well as provide the opportunity to Wheel:Life to continue expanding the Community it serves.” says Ryan Flannery, President of Comfort Medical.
Wheel:Life will continue as a digital media publication and social media platform, operating as a wholly-owned subsidiary of Comfort Medical, LLC. As part of the acquisition, Wheel:Life founder Lisa Wells will continue to oversee the publication’s day-to-day operations, partner relationships and ongoing events.
That means all the things you love about Wheel:Life will remain the same!
Plus, we’ll have even more articles every month, ongoing programs and events, and a growing team of people who have one goal in mind: to improve the lives and lifestyles of people who use wheelchairs around the world.
Stay tuned for more great news from the Wheel:Life team. Have a suggestion? Let us know!
Wheel:Life is a global initiative that assists people in addressing the many questions and challenges that come with using a wheelchair. Wheel:Life resources help people with disabilities in locating quality health and medical resources, related research and news; exploring educational and employment avenues; researching the proper adaptive equipment, assistive technology, home modification and home medical equipment for their needs; networking within local and virtual peer support groups; discover accessible travel destinations; and enjoying a full and active life. Join more than 26,000 friends who use wheelchairs at www.wheel-life.org or www.facebook.com/wheellifeonline
About Comfort Medical, LLC
Based in Coral Springs, FL, Comfort Medical, LLC is a leading national mail-order provider of urological and ostomy supplies. Comfort is committed to supporting the needs of patients and healthcare professionals by providing a diverse product offering, convenient home delivery, education and support. Comfort Medical, LLC is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Liberty Medical Holdings, LLC. Learn more at http://www.comfortmedical.com or call 1-800-700-4246.
More Clinical Resources: Free Nurse CEUs
Wheel:Life loves all of the nurses and medical professionals that support our online community!
That’s why we’ve partnered with LoveYourNurse.com to offer a series of FREE continuing education courses for clinicians. LoveYourNurse courses are fully accredited, and easy to follow online. All you have to do is create an account and then login to access the course library! You can take tests at your convenience after you review the course material online.