LRBC maintains a comprehensive inventory of medical equipment and supplies available to those in need, for as long as needed. All items are loaned free of charge, ensuring that even for expensive medical equipment, cost is not an obstacle to a patient's optimum treatment and comfort. Some of the many items available include hospital beds, air mattresses, specialty electric recliners, a wide variety of wheelchairs and walkers to accommodate special needs, commodes, shower chairs, nebulizers and bilirubin blankets, as well as generators for blackouts and storms. For the patients' convenience, LRBC provides delivery and pick-up of equipment.
"... When we took Mother to the Emergency Room, my Husband & I were at our wits end. I saw a "Bikur Cholim" brochure, took it home, and called and a wonderful thing happened! A wheel chair was loaned for Mother, and we were directed to volunteers and services for a van for transport..."