What is it?
Full body supporting patient transfer sling with divided leg is suitable for a wide range of patient scenarios. Leg sections have been shaped to allow for additional support to the thigh and hip area. Small aperture for some toileting. Can be used in a hammock position. Comes with back and leg support as well as optional extras such as chest or waist support and hip tapes. This sling is particularly suited for patients with arthritis and/or hip issues. Suitable for geriatric patient transfers as well as general patient transfers.
Compatible for Oxford, Joerns hoists and other third party hoists with loop fixing spreader bars
Available in three material types: Polyester – Easy application. Glides and slides smoothly, dries quickly after washing. Mesh – High density open weave mesh, durable, used for bathing as quick drying. SUITABLE FOR BATHING Silva Quick-2-Apply® – Extremely easy to apply low friction flexible fabric, lightweight and durable.
Poly & Mesh – Wash at 85°C Poly & Mesh – Tumble dry low heat (max 50°C)
Silva Quick-2-Apply – Wash at 81°C Silva Quick-2-Apply – Tumble dry low heat (max 50°C)
- Optional: Chest support
- Optional: Hip tapes
- Optional: Waist support
- Limited body control
- Limited mobility
Mobility FIM Measure
|A (Shoulder Circumference)||B (C7 to Base of Spine)|
|XSmall||76 – 86cm||44 – 50cm|
|Small||86 – 96cm||50 – 57cm|
|Medium||96 – 108cm||64 – 69cm|
|Large||108 – 130cm||64 – 69cm|
|XLarge||130 – 144cm/td>||69 – 74cm|
Installation optionsPlease Note: The images shown are to be used as a guide to the various installation options this product can be used for. These are a pictorial representation only. Please refer to the product’s instructions of use for application process.
Lift Type: KEY
Active – end user is active and can participate in transfer
Passive Lift – end user can maintain passivity or has limited mobility
Extensive – end user has limited body control and/or suffers from extreme extensions.
Functional Independence MeasureThe Functional Independence Measure (FIM) scale assesses physical and cognitive disability. This scale focuses on the burden of care – that is, the level of disability indicating the burden of caring for them.
- Transfers: bed/chair/wheelchair
- Transfers: toilet
- Transfers: bathtub/shower
- Transfers: car
- Locomotion: walking/wheelchair
- Locomotion: stairs