Resources for Wheelchair Users & Their Families
At Aquila, we not only want to provide the best pressure relieving products for our clients, we also want to provide helpful resources to aid in their life of independence. From learning about pressures sores – what they are and how they can be prevented – to browsing through industry news and informational blog posts, we hope to equip our clients and their loved ones with the tools and knowledge they need to live the life they desire.
Did you know that pressure sores can also be called bed sores, pressure injuries, and decubitus ulcers. And, they can occur over any bony part of the body, but for people that use a wheelchair, the ischial tuberosities and sacrum are the major risk areas.
HCPCS Coding & Medicare Coverage
All of our custom wheelchair cushion systems, the APK2, the SofTech, and the SofTech Basic are coded E2609 for Medicare reimbursement and private insurance reimbursement.Learn More
All About Pressure Sores
Find out what a pressure sore is, what causes them, and how to prevent them. In addition, you can learn some interesting pressure sore stats from the Mayo Clinic and the US Department of Health and Human Services.
The No Pressure Blog
From industry news, to tips for wheelchair users and product demonstrations, get helpful information for living an independent life from our staff at Aquila. This blog contains articles and information only. It is not an open forum.