Electric recliner lift chairs are designed to provide a substantial amount of support and are beneficial to individuals suffering from a variety of illnesses such as CHF, COPD, diabetes, knee and hip replacements etc. If you happen to suffer from a medical condition that has you confined to your chair or couch, the different positions that a lift chair provides you with can help prevent problems such as sores, swelling or stiffness that may occur due to prolonged sitting.
Electric recliner lift chairs are very easy to operate. The controls are operated by the use of a handset or corded wand. This handset is attached to the lift chair so there is no need for concern about losing the chair controls in between the cushions of the chair or taken into another room.
The basic versions of electric recliner lift chairs can be operated with as little as two buttons. More advanced versions can have additional benefits such as massage options and a heated chair control. Users of these types of medical equipment can be easily lifted to an almost standing position when they wish to get out of the chair and most all reclining chairs are outfitted with a back up battery power source, so should the motor experience any problems the chair can still return to a sitting or standing position.
If you or a loved one is in need of an electric recliner lift chair your health care provider is an excellent resource for any questions. The Internet has a variety of options available for those looking to purchase Lift Chairs. Just be sure to find out if your insurance would cover any portion of the chair before you decide to make a purchase. Most insurance companies pay for the lift mechanism only, however there are other means for getting reimbursed for the entire lift chair.
Electric recliner lift chairs provide some excellent health benefits to those who use them in addition to allowing them to have a new degree of independence that they would not be able to have without the chair.