Increasing the height toilet seats make getting on and off the toilet safer for older adults. Here are the best toilet seats for seniors and the elderly plus key features to look for when shopping for one of these important pieces of bathroom safety equipment.
Raised toilet seats are absolutely safe for seniors and the elderly to use when they are installed and used properly. Most accidents come from poorly installed seats or because people don’t use them for their intended purpose.
Unfortunately, Medicare does not cover raised toilet seats for their beneficiaries. But, some Medicare Advantage plans and private insurance will pay for bathroom safety equipment. Keep reading to learn more.