What is it?
The High Back patient transfer sling is fully supportive with divided leg sections and offers enhanced support for head, back, and legs. The high back sling comes with removable stiffeners and the option of a detachable elasticated chest support as an extra. Large opening around lower body ensures hygienic toileting and makes clothing changes easier. Quick to fit and extremely comfortable with padding to the leg sections providing comfort, distributing pressure and preventing leg paddles from creasing under the end user’s thighs. Particularly suitable for those end users with limited mobility.
Available in two 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.
Compatible with Guldmann, Liko and Mo Lift hoists and other third party hoists with loop fixing spreader bars
Wash at 85°C
Tumble dry low heat (max 50°C)
Mobility FIM Measure
|A (Shoulder Circumference)||B (Top of Head to Base of Spine)|
|XSmall||76 – 86cm||70 – 75cm|
|Small||86 – 96cm||75 – 80cm|
|Medium||96 – 108cm||80 – 85cm|
|Large||108 – 130cm||85 – 90cm|
|XLarge||130 – 144cm||90 – 95cm|
Please 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 Measure
The 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