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The Logic Behind Leverage Based Patient Transfers

The concept of using leverage for moving heavy objects is older than the pyramids. The…

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Four Key Benefits to Manual No-lift Patient Transfers

Simple easy to learn online training program Safe reduces the transfer load by an amazing…

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Four Common Reasons to Avoid Changing to Leverage Patient Transfers

Don't understand leverage based patient transfers Our staff has patient transfers under control Patient transfers…

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No More Lifting and Twisting – Safe Patient Handling and Transfers

That's what it boils down too, lifting and twisting. Eliminate these two actions and you…

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Safe Patient Handling Important to Nursing

The need for patients to transfer is constant and often immediate. This puts a large…

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Training in Body Mechanics for Patient Transfers is not Effective

Body mechanics are good but they are not the root of the problem. The problem…

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Easy Patient Handling –

The process is safe, simple and easy. Thousands of professional caregiver personnel have been trained.…

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Manual Patient Transfers Can Be as Easy as Transferring a Bag of Groceries

You may wonder how that could be since patients weigh more than groceries but using…

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New Rules: It is Ok to Continue to Transfer all Patients up to 28lbs.

If you manually assist a patient to transfer without understanding the Patient Zone and the…

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Transfer Buddy – Patient Mobility Companion Goes Wherever I Go

"The Swivel is my constant travel companion. I see why MrSwivel refers to it as…

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Patients Right to Mobility

There should be a bill of rights for patients. A patient who loses their ability…

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Safe Patient Handling and Transfer

The Problem:  People are getting injured during the patient transfer process. A close look exposes…

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