What is it?
Full body general patient transfer sling suitable for a range of patient scenarios. Transfer sling with divided leg. Can be used in a hammock position. Comes with back and leg support as well as optional extras such as head support, chest support and hip tapes. The leg sections have additional padding to provide greater comfort on transfer.
Mesh version is great for bathing.
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 71°C
Silva Quick-2-Apply – Tumble dry low heat (max 50°C)
Disclaimer: Adding additional support options such as hip tapes, chest support or waist support etc. means that your purchase will be adapted specifically for your own use and as such we do not accept returns/cancellations on these items unless they have arrived damaged or are faulty. Please check carefully before selecting any additions and refer to our returns policy for further details. Please Note: Due to material changes product colours may vary from photography shown on website.
- Upper thigh
- Optional: Chest support
- Optional: Head support
- Optional: Hip tapes
Mobility FIM Measure
|A (Shoulder Circumference)||B (C7 to Base of Spine)|
|XSmall||76 – 86cm (Shoulder Circumference)||44 – 50cm (To Base of Spine)|
|Small||86 – 96cm (Shoulder Circumference||50 – 57cm (To Base of Spine)|
|Medium||96 – 108cm (Shoulder Circumference)||57 – 64cm (To Base of Spine)|
|Large||108 – 130cm (Shoulder Circumference)||64 – 69cm (To Base of Spine)|
|XLarge||130 – 144cm (Shoulder Circumference||69 – 74cm (To Base of Spine)|
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
Who likes it?
Professional Occupational Therapist
Using The Hugga system has resulted in demonstrable and measurable clinical improvements, protection or maintenance of body shape for my clients. A highly effective solution to postural care.
General Manager, Barchester Care Home
Having worked with Andrew providing care equipment support over a long period, I can share my appreciation of the genuine way he looks after his customers and clients a like. Someone who I have been happy to trust.
Critical Patient Carer, Hospital – Birmingham
The chairs are light and easy to move, meaning that they can be quickly manoeuvred to reach the patients who need them the most, and are ideally suited to the fast-paced Critical Care environment. Great service - thanks!
Manager, Assisted Living Centre
I find Ambre-Stone Healthcare very professional and competent with our patients, assessing their needs with our therapists - so correct equipment is put in place at all times. Very reliable, knowledgeable about equipment helpful and most of all very friendly!
Matron, NHS Hospital
I would just like to say that the service we receive from Andrew Smith at Ambre-Stone is excellent. He always rises to any challenge we set him. I know I can ring him at a moment’s notice if a piece of equipment needs attention.
Patient Carer, Barchester Care Home
The guys at AmbreStone Healthcare Equipment always give excellent advice and from there years of knowledge in the healthcare industry, they give efficient professional service.