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Craig Hospital Wheelchair Skills: One Person Assist Going Up and Down Stairs

This educational video serves as an introduction to assist a person in a wheelchair up and down the stairs. This video demonstrates going up and down the stairs with the assistance of one-person. We have also created additional videos demonstrating a two-person assist and three-person assist. While these videos are meant to serve as a guide, please remember to always take safety into account.

This resource is provided as a courtesy of Craig Hospital. For more information, contact the Craig Hospital Nurse Advice Line at 1-800-247-0257.

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