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Knee Supported Patient Transfers Allow Greater Weight Transfer

A basic swivel is all that is needed for most patient handling tasks.  In a…

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Moving Patients Doesn’t Need To Be Painful

Try to move a kitchen appliance like a washer or a refrigerator without any type…

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Safe Patient Handling

Safe patient handling is talked about a lot in the nursing circles. It refers to…

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Bed Transfer Without Liftng

Trying to move a patient without understanding leverage is like changing a flat tire without…

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Loss of Mobility May Lead to Loss of Freedom

Loss of mobility is the leading reason people are removed from their home and transferred…

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Wheelchair Transfers Made Easy

Safe patient transfers do not have to be difficult or dangerous.  It is possible to…

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Moving Family Members with Mobility Issues

Moving family members is not intuitive, it's a learned skill. Unfortunately that skill is not…

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Transferring Techniques for Caregivers

Fundamental techniques for transferring patients The most fundamental technique for transferring patients is the Balance…

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Moving Patients in the Home Care Environment.

Home health care for a patient with limited mobility can be very challenging. The home…

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Safe Patient Handling In The Home

Patient mobility demands for people cared for at home are much different. There is little…

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The No-Transfer Zone- Safe Patient Transfers

You are all familiar with the term no-fly zone. The same principles apply to patient…

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Reduce the transfer weight of your patient by 80% with a tool smaller than a laptop.

This tool has found a niche in healthcare. It has been used in industry for…

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