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Balancing Safe Patient Transfers with Tight Budgets

Many facilities are caught in a balancing act. That balancing act is between their desire…

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Methods for Patient Transfer

The Swivel is the safest, most cost effective, and most efficient method of safely transferring…

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People with physical disabilities should look carefully at devices intended to improve their mobility.

Many mobility devices on the market pose a potential safety risk to patients. It is…

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Free patient transfer training by a professional physical therapists.

Patients who require assistance transferring between bed and wheelchair, to and from the toilet, or…

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Patient transfer training utilizing The Swivel reduces injuries.

The Swivel was developed to solve the main problem in the patient transfer process, musculoskeletal…

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The Swivel solves real life patient transfers.

The Swivel was developed by Rick Carbaugh after his frustration with products on the market…

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Patient transfer skills are not intuitive. They are learned.

Proper patient transfer techniques are not intuitive. They must be learned. The Swivel training video…

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Safe patient transfer is a skill.

Proper patient transfer techniques are not intuitive. They must be learned. The Swivel training video…

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People With Severe Mobility Issues Have Options

Mobility issues do not have to mean transfer to a nursing home. A new tool…

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Transferring patients with Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).

Amyotrophic Lateral sclerosis (ALS) often called Lou Gehrig's disease poses serious problems for both the…

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The 35lb Transfer Limit

Did you know that the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) recommends healthcare…

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Patient Transfer Training

Individual caregivers can learn the principles of leverage based manual no-lift transfers¬† The basic 5…

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