Magazine article The Exceptional Parent

A New Way to Order Much Needed Products. (What's Happening)

Magazine article The Exceptional Parent

A New Way to Order Much Needed Products. (What's Happening)

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MyMedMart.com was created to solve the problem that parents encounter when attempting to find the necessary medical supplies and equipment for their special needs children.

Maureen Seamonds, whose son, Nick, has cerebral palsy, was tired of driving to different towns searching for the right products only to find that she had to order them anyway. Her brother, an orthopedic surgeon, was also experiencing some of the same frustrations at his busy clinic so, together, they founded MyMedMart.com.

They felt that the internet offered some important qualities for the audience that they cared most about, including access. They could offer products in a faster, easier, better way. They worked with medical professionals, providers and manufacturers to create new and more efficient ways of doing business to better meet the needs of families like theirs. MyMedMart.com maintains up-to-date information on products and offers customers a secure, confidential web site that is HIPAA-compliant. Reorders are easy and convenient and tax information or receipts are readily available.

"We learned over the years that illness or disability changes everyone in the family forever and that it is the family itself that must decide whether this change will be positive or negative," Seamonds explains. …

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