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Wheelchair Transportation Keeps warm during Cold weather!

It was 42 degrees this morning and the disposable blankets came out!! At Jolly wheelchair transportation service all clients being transported today had an option of choosing a soft blanket! Many patients are too distracted to be aware of the  recent weather fluctuations. Jolly Transport is equipped with warm blankets. And they are disposable to prevent exchange of germs.  Stay warm and travel...

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Affordable Health Act: Killer employee is # 4 in Florida

Franck Saragossi, Jolly Transport      June 12, 2013 A recent article “Who is the killer employee under Obamacare? #50 or #51?” in CNN Money highlighted that the new Affordable Care Act would have no impact to small businesses with less than 50 employees.  The reality is very different. We were renewing our Worker’s Compensation insurance and only found one company willing to write...

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Help! I’m in a wheelchair on the 2nd floor with no elevator.

Franck Saragossi, Jolly Transport   May 22nd, 2013 Sue called to schedule a wheelchair transport for her mom to a doctor’s appointment. “But I have a problem” she said. “The apartment is on the second floor and there are no elevator. Can you send an extra person to help bring Mom down the stairs?”  Many senior communities in South Florida were built in the 1970’s targeting young...

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Will Medicare pay for my non emergency transport to radiation

Franck Saragossi, Jolly Transport    April 29th, 2013 We received a phone call from Mrs. B. who is stretcher bound at home and has to go for radiation treatments every business day for 12 visits. Will Medicare insurance cover the cost? After two phone calls to Medicare and links to Medicare.gov, the official US Government Site for Medicare, we discovered in the Ambulance services section...

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Safely secure a wheelchair passenger

Safely secure a wheelchair passenger

  Franck Saragossi, Jolly Transport   October 28th, 2011  What is the most important feature in transporting a wheelchair passenger?   A few weeks ago, Jolly Transport LLC participated in a full day of training at Q’straint, the company that provides the hooks and belts that fasten the wheelchair and the passenger in a wheelchair van. Securing a wheelchair passenger is the most...

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Why You Should Use a Licensed Wheelchair Transport Company

Why You Should Use a Licensed Wheelchair Transport Company

Franck Saragossi, Jolly Transport   Sept 1st, 2011 Use only licensed wheelchair transportation companies for your safety. A medical practice, in Palm Beach County, FL, provides a courtesy shuttle for their patients. This is a popular service, however, with the decrease in Medicare reimbursement, the added cost of the vehicle, driver and insurance makes it prohibitive. Many practices have chosen...

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