Repositioning higher up or turning in bed
Shorter transfers in bed can also be called repositioning, and are very common operations in many care situations.
It is a hard task to turn or move a patient higher up in bed, and we know that repositioning is at the bottom of many work-related injuries. Therefore, we have developed several special aids to assist in this common care situation.
Examples of Product Solutions
- RepoSheet Original
An invaluable aid for turning in bed or moving a patient higher up in bed. It is used with an overhead or mobile lift and can be fitted on the bed in order to always be in place when needed. It is available in cotton polyester, disposable fabric or as Ultra for heavy patients. Read more »
MultiStraps have been developed for versatile use in healthcare. They can be used together with a patient lift and facilitate heavy, manual operations such as lifting and holding a patient's arms, legs or other body parts. They can also be used to turn and hold a patient in a lateral position. Read more »
HandyTube facilitates transfer in bed by reducing the friction against the underlying surface. HandyTube is especially suitable for moving higher up in bed, turning in bed and transfers between two beds. Read more »
Just like HandyTube, the HandySheet facilitates patient transfers by reducing the friction against the underlying surface. The primary application area is for applying slings, but HandySheet can also be used for transfers in the bed. Then a longer model of HandySheet is usually used. Read more »
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