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Team Gleason Partners with Quantum Rehab to Enhance the Lives of Those with ALS

NEW ORLEANS, LA – (October 9, 2018) –Team Gleason and Quantum Rehab are proud to announce an alliance to serve those with ALS through both Quantum’s financial support and increased access to high-end power chair technology.

Quantum has pledged to contribute $50,000 to Team Gleason’s mission. Additionally, Quantum is funding life-enhancing seat elevation technology, such as its iLevel®system, for distribution by Team Gleason for those living with ALS.

“We are excited to work with Quantum to provide essential items on power chairs that will increase the independence of people living with ALS,” said Austin Edenfield, ATP, Technology and Care Manager, Team Gleason Foundation.

“Those living with ALS face daily challenges,” said John Storie, Vice President, Quantum Sales-Eastern America. “Access to life-sustaining mobility should be one of them. “It’s our privilege to work with Team Gleason to ensure that those living with ALS have the best mobility technology and the highest quality of life possible.”

Team Gleason is accepting applications from those living with ALS who need a power seat elevator on their upcoming power chairs. Please visit www.teamgleason.org/technologyfaq to complete an application and to learn more about the assistive technology program at Team Gleason.

About Team Gleason
Team Gleason Foundation is a 501c3 nonprofit based in New Orleans, LA. Team Gleason was founded by former New Orleans Saints player, Steve Gleason, after his diagnosis with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) in 2011. Team Gleason aims to provide individuals with ALS with leading edge technology, equipment and services, to create a global conversation about ALS, and to raise public awareness towards ALS by providing and documenting extraordinary life adventures for individuals with muscular diseases or injuries.

About Quantum Rehab
Quantum Rehab® is a premier global innovator of consumer-inspired complex rehab products, including the Edge 3, 4Front®, and Quantum Series of power bases, iLevel® seat elevation technology, TRU-Balance® 3 Power Positioning Systems, Q-Logic 3 Advanced Drive Controls, and Stealth Products®positioning components. Please visit www.QuantumRehab.com.

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