Manual handling bariatric patients is a high profile problem often involving up upto 8 members of staff and providing significant risk of injury. Many studies are currently underway on how best to manage these issues (click for example).
OpeMed has a full range of unique bariatric handling systems to help reduce these risks and minimise the cost of resources.
From our 400kg capacity ceiling hoist, heavy duty shower trolley, our motorised patient lifter to our specialist WC seat OpeMed has the solutions for the bariatric care sector
OpeMax 880: Bariatric Patient Lifter with motorised drive-wheel. 400kg/ 63st/ 882lb capacity
Bariatric Toilet Seat: Freestanding, stable toilet seat that sits over the existing WC with 444kg/70st/ 980lbs capacity
OpeSpray Shower Trolley: Powered Shower Trolley with 400kg / 63st/ 882lbs capacity
OT400: 400kg ceiling hoist solution available as a gantry or as a permanent installation. A single motor with a specialist spreader bar with 8 fixings.