These patient-specific high backed Hoist Slings have been developed in collaboration with caregivers and healthcare professionals to provide a cost-effective patient handling solution.
Loop Slings use colour coded multi-loop straps that provide an easy visual reference for balanced angle adjustment. For use with hoists fitted with loop spreader bars.
The slings incorporate many key features that will both assist and simplify manoeuvering procedures for the caregiver, whilst offering superior levels of dignity and comfort to the patient including:
– Padded and quilted for support, comfort and patient skin protection
– Folding head support
– Patient manoeuvering handle
– Colour coded loops for easy balanced angle adjustment (loop sling)
– Wash warning indicator
– Three colour coded adult sizes
– 230kg weight capacity
These hoist slings are patient specific, intended for single patient use and to be disposed of when soiled or no longer required. The use of patient specific hoist slings is a simple aid to infection control procedures, helping to combat MRSA and other infectious pathogens.