ErgoSafe ErgoSlide® can be used to move and reposition a patient without pulling the patient's body, arms or legs, and without the caregiver having to lift. It is made from a strong nylon material sewn into a long tube with webbing handles on both sides of the sheet.
A Caregiver's "No Lift" Solution
Nylon roller band assists in repositioning (61" L x 28 1/4" W)
ErgoSafe Slide Tubes can be used to move a heavy patient up or across a bed, sit them up, turn them, and help them get out of bed without pulling the patient's body, arms or legs, and without the caregiver having to lift. It is made from a strong nylon material sewn into a long roller band and is wide enough for a patient to lie on. Webbing handles are on both sides of the sheet around the full length, which are used to turn or slide the patient.
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ErgoSafe recommends that caregivers practice with the ErgoSlide and view our demo videos prior to actual patient care, as working with each other will allow you to appreciate the feeling from the patient's perspective. It is imperative to provide proper patient care and to limit risk of injury to caregivers through the use of ergonomic manual handling aids such as the ErgoSlide. Learning to turn, sliding patients up and down in bed, or simply repositioning the patient can be accomplished safely and easily by implementing the standard use of an ErgoSlide in your healthcare facility today.
ErgoSafe Products works closely with nursing homes and other care giving institutions to provide patient handling devices to assist caregivers with their daily tasks of moving and repositioning patients. Call Prism Medical today and begin employing safer conditions for your employees and patients.