Seemingly low costs make geriatric positioning chairs popular choices, but inferior products eventually cost much more than the initial payment.
For example, a typical geriatric chair might cost around $1,000 fully set up and delivered. But when you add up the costs of maintenance and often have to replace the chair every year or two (after it’s the typical industry manufacturer’s lifetime warranty expires).
The same is true for shower and commode chairs, which typically come with three-year lifetime warranties. But it’s important to remember that the expense of continually replacing out-of-warranty equipment is only part of the problem.
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